Head of Art & DT - ‘Outstanding’ Secondary School – Westminster

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LocationLondon – Westminster
SalaryInner London - MPS
Closing date13/10/2022
HoursFull time
Class Teacher | Experienced | Good School | Management | Outstanding School | Permanent

 Head of Art & DT - ‘Outstanding’ Secondary School – Westminster

Q – Are you an experienced Art & DT Teacher looking to secure a Head of Department position for September 2022?

Q – Are you confident in your subject knowledge as an Art & DT Teacher, and capable of delivering outstanding lessons across Key Stages 3, 4 & 5?

An Outstanding Secondary School in the London Borough of Westminster is looking to appoint a Head of Art & DT for a September 2022 start. The Head Teacher is looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working Art & DT Teacher, as Head of Art & DT, who will have the aim of raising attainment, to lead the department.

This Secondary School has been graded as ‘Outstanding’ throughout every category in their latest Ofsted report and have remarkable GCSE’s and A Level results, placing them in the top 3% of Secondary Schools in England.

This fantastic Secondary School has a long line of success achieving incredible results across the board and setting the standards across the Borough. The Head Teacher has a created a brilliant working environment in, and out of the school – with work life balance being one of the most important factors. 

The School has a brilliant behaviour policy in place which allows teachers to teach and not firefight behaviour. It’s a genuine school that you can be proud to work at in your role as Head of Art & DT.

If this sounds like the perfect Head of Art & DT role for you, please read below to find out more information!


  • Head of Art & DT
  • Leading Art & DT across KS3, KS4, & KS5
  • Setting the standards and leading from the front
  • Raising attainment across the Art & DT Department
  • Full time and permanent position
  • September 2022 start
  • Inner London pay scale
  • MPS3 £35,226 – UPS3 £50,935 + TLR 2a (£2,873)
  • Located in the Borough of Westminster



  • Must hold UK QTS
  • Strong academic background in GCSEs, A Levels and Degree
  • Ambitious and driven personality
  • Pro – active approach
  • An advocate for your subject
  • Able to teach Art & DT to a high calibre, with KS5 teaching experience
  • Graded ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ in recent lesson observations
  • Experience of leading a team or managing members of staff ideal
  • Previous responsibility an advantage – pastoral or curriculum focused



  • Graded ‘Outstanding’ in all categories in latest Ofsted report
  • Academically leading and training Secondary School
  • Fantastic GCSE and A Level results – Top 3% in England
  • Supportive SLT and Senior Teachers throughout each department
  • Fantastic behaviour throughout
  • State of the art facilities and wealth of resources including Art studio
  • High staff retention rates
  • Located in the Borough of Westminster
  • Good Tube Links – Central, Circle & District Line + parking available

If you are interested in this Head of Art & DT opportunity, interviews can be arranged immediately!

Apply for this Head of Art & DT opportunity by sending your CV to Clarus Education. You will be contacted by your personal consultant (if shortlisted)!

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Head of Art & DT - ‘Outstanding’ Secondary School – Westminster