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Curriculum Lead - Art (start date January 2023)

Salary:  Main pay scale (Outer London) / UPS + TLR2b
Tenure:  Permanent
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 31 August 2022
Assessment Day:  To be confirmed
Reference:  AR-004-2122

The Kingston Academy seeks an ambitious and experienced Curriculum Lead in Art with a strong command of their subject.


We invite applications from candidates with the following attributes for this role:

  • Passionate about their subject;
  • Strong classroom practitioner, with the ability to engage pupils;
  • Flexible and committed to engage in the wider curriculum through our Going Beyond and enrichment activities.

Assessment Process

Our selection procedure will aim to identify with rigour whether the candidate fulfills the requirements of the post and will include the consideration of the candidate’s suitability to work with children and young people.  The process will include:

  • Teaching an observed lesson to a full class of pupils;
  • Meeting with a panel of our pupils for informal question and answer session;
  • Interview with Assistant Head / Deputy Head and Head Teacher.

We look forward to receiving your application.

If you would like to visit the school prior to submitting your application you are very welcome to do so. Our Head Teacher or one of her deputies would be happy to meet with you to talk about the school and its ethos and more specifically about this role.  Please contact Nicola Cobbald on 0208 465 6200 in order to arrange this.  Your application will not be disadvantaged in any sense if you are unable to visit.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All relevant checks will be carried out to ensure that candidates meet child safe-guarding requirements.