MTS is here to put young people with agreed health issues into a position where they can access education.
The Medical Tuition Service are seeking to recruit an outstanding, flexible, and committed, qualified Teacher of Art, to join our dedicated team. The service is dedicated to a Beyond Learning journey for our whole school community, helping to meet their specific medical and subsequent academic needs.
Visual Arts are an important part of our Curriculum and Therapeutic Offer in that it makes learning and creativity accessible to young people who have missed out on expressive opportunities historically due to ill health. This is an exciting time to be joining our service as we move towards accreditation as an educational establishment for young people with medical needs in Torbay, who are currently unable to attend their on roll school.
The post holder will be required to facilitate and coordinate our KS3 and KS4 Visual Arts curriculum as well as deliver learning, interventions and nurture via our outreach offer, for those young people who are unable to attend their on roll school due to ill health. This will involve a varied timetable comprising lessons taught on site at MTS Parkfield in individual or small groups, as well as one to one in the home, Torbay Hospital or in a space provided by the on-roll school. The role will require the teaching of a range of visual arts subjects as well as the delivery of short literacy and numeracy interventions across the setting and promoting flexibility and creativity to ensure that young people with health needs can engage and excel.
The successful applicant will be a willing team player, who can work independently and forge positive relationships with young people, families, colleagues and external partners. They will have a secure knowledge of Art and Design, Photography, 3D Design as well as have a sound knowledge of literacy, numeracy and nurture across the curriculum.
All staff at MTS are committed to our Beyond Learning vision, and to excelling in our practice to give the young people we serve a solid foundation to transition to their next steps. This is a new post and comprises of many exciting elements therefore applicants are advised to make contact with the Principal, Jessica Hunter, to discuss this fulfilling new position in greater detail.
Please read the job description attached and request a Recruitment Information Pack firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
** DBS disclosure is required for this job**
The Medical Tuition Service is committed to safeguarding. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding checks appropriate to the post, including checks with Disclosure & Barring Service and employment references. Please be aware that references will be requested prior to interview for roles within our service and online searches will be completed on all shortlisted candidates in line with the provisions of Keeping Children Safe in Education.
Interview Date: 18th October 2023
- OrganisationOther Organisations
- Work LocationTorbayDevon
- Work Postcode
- Occupational GroupTeaching - SecondaryYouth & Community
- Salary Details
M1 – UPR3 pro rata
- Job TermFixed
- Appointment TypePart Time
19.5 hours per week (0.6 FTE)
- Closing Date
- DBS Check Required