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Magna Academy

Art, Design and Technology Subject Co-Ordinator

Job ID. 753106
School Ref No. Eteach/
The Magna Academy in Poole are looking for a Art, Design and Technology Subject Co-ordinator to join their School.
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  • Academy: Magna Academy, Poole
  • Start Date: 1 September 2017
  • Salary: L2-6
  • Contract: Full Time and Permanent
  • Job Expires: 27 March 2017 @ 9AM
  • NQTs Considered: N/A

Subject Co-ordinator: Art, Design and Technology (L2-6 (with opportunity to become a Specialist Leader of Education, with further salary enhancement)

Start Date: September 2017

‘This is an outstanding school. Teachers have high expectations of their students, who respond by producing excellent work.’ (OFSTED, June 2015)

High aspirations? Looking for an exciting new challenge? Our Academy is a vibrant and exciting place to work and was graded as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted in June 2015. In 2016, Magna achieved a Progress 8 score of 0.52, placing us well within the top 5% of highest performing schools nationally. We have a desire to be in the top 1%.

Our tight, robust and no-nonsense behaviour systems ensure you can really teach. Highly visible senior leaders run centralised detentions.

'The behaviour of students is outstanding. They are exceptionally keen to learn, and show real enthusiasm in lessons.’ (OFSTED, June 2015)

We are looking for an exceptional individual to play an important role in our unique and growing Academy. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher of Design/Technology, with proven middle leadership experience, who would line manage the Head of Art and Head of Technology. The ability to teach across KS3, 4 and 5 is essential, together with a specialism in either Photography and/or Food. Further specialisms in Art and Design, Engineering and Product Design would also be considered.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious practitioner, who wants to lead the growing Art, Design and Technology curriculum area and make a real impact on further driving up attainment and progress.

As a rapidly growing academy, that will be at full capacity in 2018, and as a newly designated NCTL Teaching School, you would be joining us at a very exciting time and become part of a vibrant learning community that will offer you fantastic opportunities for CPD, career development, future promotions and for you to be able to make your mark. You would be a member of the extended Senior Leadership Team, be able to study for the NPQML/NPQSL and have excellent progression opportunities to become an Assistant Principal as the Academy, Teaching School and MAT continue to grow. As a Teaching School, you would also have the opportunity to become a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE).

With great students who behave impeccably, an outstanding team of staff, state of the art facilities, and a very pleasant location in beautiful Dorset, Magna Academy offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, talented individual looking to develop their career. Ofsted highlighted our very
effective staff training and support and outstanding CPD. We have a very comprehensive, and
effective, development programme, bringing all subject areas together every week to share best

We are driven by a desire, at the core of our mission, to get the best possible results for all of our
students, no matter what their starting points or circumstances.

‘Students make exceptional progress.’ (OFSTED, June 2015)

We would be delighted to show you around our Academy in order to fully appreciate our excellent
learning environment.

Closing date for applications: Monday 27th March 2017 9am.

Magna Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post.

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Academy Details

Magna Academy
Adastral Road
Canford Heath
BH17 8RE

Phase: Academies
No. of Pupils: 755