Vacancy – TEMPLATE – Wingfield Academy

Teacher of Design Technology or Teacher of Art

Salary: MPS – UPS

Contract Type: Full time

Contract Term: Permanent

Contract Start: 1st September 2021

Closing Date: 12noon Thursday 24th June 2021

Applications should be submitted to
WFA-human.resources@NCLT.ac.uk

An exciting opportunity to join a team who teach, model, and encourage a love of learning, collaboration, and compassion for others.

We are seeking to appoint a talented enthusiastic and passionate Teacher of Design Technology or Art. The successful candidate will either be a Teacher of Design Technology or Art and show an eagerness to work across the Art, Design and Technology Faculty.  They should demonstrate personal skills and qualities that align to an already established positive, hardworking and committed team and be willing to teach either of the following qualifications; Fine Art, Product Design or Engineering. They will be fully committed to the academy’s ethos and vision and be prepared to continue their professional development to ensure they become an outstanding practitioner, willing to go the extra mile. With a demonstrable record of good or outstanding results, they will have a commitment to raising aspirations and achievement and supporting the wider academy community. If you are currently undertaking initial teacher training you will have demonstrated outstanding potential and aptitude for secondary school teaching.

    In return we can offer: 

  • A ‘child centred, progress focused’ academy ethos.
  • A cohort of students with high standards of behaviour and a willingness to learn.
  • A welcoming and supportive community, where staff really do matter.
  • Access to an outstanding programme of continued professional development focusing upon the enhancement of teaching pedagogy.
  • An academy with a well-established culture of hard work and high expectations.
  • Opportunities to develop the skills and qualities to progress your leadership career. 
  • A supportive loyal and committed Leadership Team with a clear vision of raising standards of teaching and learning and positive behaviour. 

Wingfield Academy, has become a high performing secondary school, having delivered its third consecutive year of remarkable examination results, placing it once again as the second highest performing school in Rotherham and in the top 7% nationally for progress. The academy is growing in popularity following its success and is looking to expand and develop, attracting the best people to work alongside our dedicated and ambitious staff who go the extra mile to make a quantifiable and powerful contribution to social mobility. We focus on the things that matter.

Wingfield Academy sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New College Pontefract (an Ofsted outstanding provider).  The Trust work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.  Further information about the role and visits to the academy are warmly welcomed.  Please contact WFA-human.resources@NCLT.ac.uk or call 01709 513002.