Job Description

Required for September 2023 or January 2024

We are looking for a highly motivated, inspirational, enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of Textiles, to teach a broad and challenging curriculum to Years 7 to 13. The successful candidate will inspire in our pupils a love of Textiles. They are likely to be a graduate in Textiles or Fashion and they will need to be able to teach a broad range of specialisms in Textiles at all key stages up to and including A Level. With a broad range of topics centred on developments in the Fashion and Textiles industry, they must have a thorough understanding of Textiles beyond the classroom. The successful candidate will have a passion for Textiles and Art and be able to contribute to the rich co-curricular life of the subject. This post would particularly suit a candidate with a few years’ experience of teaching up to A Level and looking to progress their career in a top-performing department that prides itself on its exceptional record of success in Art and Design. We have an extensive co-curricular programme and there is an expectation that the successful candidate will commit to this.

Completed application forms should be emailed to our HR Manager, Mrs Gillian Coleman at

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 15th May 2023.

Short-listed candidates will be contacted by telephone and interviews will take place during week commencing 15th May 2023.