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Art & Design Technician (part time/term time)

Dollar Academy , Clackmannanshire

Vacancy details

Please apply before 01/08/2018 at 12:00 pm

Dollar Academy
Dollar, Clackmannanshire, FK14 7DU

Marion Campbell
PA to the Bursar

01259 740515

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Vacancy Description / Summary

The opportunity has arisen to join this successful, lively and forward-thinking Art & Design Department at this prestigious 5 – 18 HMC school of 1220 pupils, which was named Sunday Times Scottish Independent Secondary School of the Year 2018.

Dollar Academy is set in a beautiful central location, about 40 minutes north of Edinburgh.

We are looking for a capable and enthusiastic individual with the ability to inspire and motivate pupils. An Art and Design qualification and a strong background in the creative arts are essential.

The Dollar Art and Design Department consists of a suite of five spacious and well-appointed teaching rooms, a permanent studio set up for Form VI, a 23 unit computer suite, a three-dimensional design studio, and a specialist ceramics and printmaking environment. These facilities provide for the large number of enthusiastic pupils who opt to study Art and Design at Dollar. The environment for artistic study depends on the continuing inspirational approach of all the staff involved, and the successful candidate is expected to bring both passion and personal creative ability to the post.

Further details and an application form can be found on the Academy's website

About the School

Dollar Academy is one of Scotland’s largest and best performing Independent Schools, providing boarding and day education for boys and girls aged 5-18.

Founded in 1818, Dollar Academy has a proud heritage and an outstanding academic reputation. The school helps pupils develop the enthusiasm, ability and ambition to successfully meet the challenges of university and beyond. It goes without saying that pupils here achieve excellent exam results and are highly successful in winning places at top universities, including Oxford, Cambridge, Edinburgh and St Andrews.

Boarding at Dollar is first class. Pupils have a full boarding experience with excellent accommodation and care, a wide range of after-school and weekend activities, and access to the school’s outstanding sports and recreation facilities.