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Wakefield Girls' High School - Teacher of Art

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  • Yorkshire

  • Wakefield Girls' High School

  • Salary is MPS/UPS + a Wakefield Supplement.

  • Full-time


We are looking for a well-qualified, innovative and enthusiastic teacher to join our thriving and highly successful Art Department from September 2019.


Outstanding teaching, learning and pastoral care is at the heart of what we deliver at Wakefield Girls’ High School Senior School. Our girls are motivated to achieve their very best in all they do; for us, an outstanding education is not only about academic results.

Our reputation as a centre for educational excellence and extra-curricular activities is widely acknowledged in Yorkshire and beyond. Ours is an extremely successful and happy school.

We are looking for a well-qualified, innovative and enthusiastic teacher to join our thriving and highly successful Art Department from September 2019.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of Art at Key Stage 3 and GCSE but the ability to teach Art to A Level would also be desirable.

In return, you will join a thriving Art Department, which enjoys excellent academic results and encourages the girls to ‘look’ at the world and surroundings in a creative and positive manner. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to work with talented pupils and dedicated staff. We deliver our curriculum in small classes, have high standards of student behaviour and strong parental support. A contribution to the wider life of this busy school is also essential.

Applications are equally welcome from newly qualified teachers (for whom statutory induction would be provided) or from more experienced applicants. The position is full time and permanent. Salary is MPS/UPS + a Wakefield Supplement.

The Teachers’ Pension Scheme is also applicable. As part of our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, the successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.

Further details and an application form can be obtained from our website www.wgsf.org.uk or the Head, Wakefield Girls’ High School, Wentworth Street,Wakefield WF1 2QS.

Tel: 01924 231609. Email: headpa@wghsss.org.uk

Applications by CV will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications: 9.00 am on Monday 15th April 2019

Further Information


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Wakefield Girls' High School

Wentworth Street, Wakefield, WF1 2QS

  • 671 Day Girls (11-19)
  • GSA, ISC

01924 372490 https://wgsf.org.uk/article/key-information/employment-opportunities/current-vacancies

Closing Date: 15 April 2019

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