Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £27,000.00 - £55,500.00 gross per year
  • Southampton


Head of Art & Design

'Outstanding' Ofsted School with strong DT department
- Southampton
- MPS/UPS plus TLR 2c (£6386)
- Permanent role
- January, April or September 2020 (School will wait for right candidate)

Are you a Head of Art & Design Technology looking for a new role and would like to join one of Southampton's finest schools that achieved exceptional GCSE grades in all subjects? Or maybe you are a highly experienced Art & Design Teacher who has held responsibility and feels now is the time to take the next step in your career?

Tradewind is working for an exceptional Southampton Secondary School who are looking to appoint a permanent Head of Art & Design! This is a rare opportunity to join an exceptional school!

***Head of Art & Design
- 'Good' Ofsted School
- Southampton
***Exceptional Art & Design department that has produced strong results at GCSE
***No behaviour issues
- Students at this school aim for Russell Group Universities
***Permanent role starting January/April/Sept 2020
- MPS/UPS plus TLR 2c (£6386)

About the School
- Head of Art & Design
- Southampton
Located in the idealic south coast town of Southampton this Ofsted 'Good' School is looking to appoint a new Head of Art and Design to lead the department from January or later based on availability.
This is a mixed Academy school with traditional values and aims to gives its students a holistic educational experience.
It is a top performing school that saw 75% of last year's GCSE cohort achieve 5 A-C grades, which is more impressive when taken into consideration that 90% of the school's intake have English as their second language.
This school aims high in every subject and Art & Design is a popular offering all disciplines through to GCSE.
The department is well staffed with subject specialist teachers who have various amounts of experience.
The school aims to nurture students who have art or technical talents to ensure they develop their ability as much as possible.

About the Role
- Head of Head of Art & Design
- Southampton
*This is an important role for the school which replaces the outgoing Head of Art & Design who leaves the school after 3 successful years to teach abroad.
This role requires a leader who will lead by example which means the school requires someone who can teach to a high level on a consistent basis.

*The school also want the incoming HOD to be keen to share their knowledge and teaching talents with the staff to ensure they make sustained and continued progression of their own.
This role will also require the ability to manage a budget and line manage 3 dedicated technicians, so the full range of leadership and management duties are on offer for the right candidate.

*This school will provide the successful candidate with ongoing professional development and career progression opportunities plus a TLR 2c.

How to apply
- Head of Head of Art & Design
- Southampton
If you would like extra information on this school and Head of Art & Design role then we would ask you to contact Adrian at Tradewind on (phone number removed) for a confidential discussion.
Alternatively, please email your CV to (url removed) for an immediate call back

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