A great mixed comprehensive in North London is looking for an enthusiastic, fully qualified and resourceful Design Technology Teacher to join their school in December 2023 on a full time basis.
Design Technology Teacher - December 2023 start
- Design Technology Teacher
- £175 - £246 per day
- Fantastic Secondary School (750 students)
- Superb rates of pay
- Well-resourced and managed department
- Experienced and motivated Senior Leadership Team
- Students demonstrate great aptitude and design flair in creative subjects
SCHOOL INFORMATION - Design Technology Teacher
The school is based in a welcoming and tranquil area in North London and was rated as "Good with Outstanding features" by OFSTED in its most recent inspection, its third in succession. This Secondary School prides itself on an excellent all-round education that its students leave with, many of whom go on to higher education and skilled vocational employment. They have strong relationships with the local community and parents/carers of the student body. Their collegiate feel is evident in everything they do and this harbours great relationships with local business and stakeholders who support the school.
The School has as a mission statement 'Opportunities through learning'. They believe that this means that every child who enters the School from year 7 through to year 11, should have:
- Opportunities to feel welcomed into a caring and encouraging ethos
- Opportunities to engage in the rich and varied curriculum offered at the school
- Opportunities to have the highest quality of education through outstanding teaching, learning and pastoral care
- Opportunities to feel a sense of belonging by fully embracing all the extra-curricular activities
- Opportunities to engage in learning which develops the character of young people today into the adults we need them to be for the future
- Fantastic facilities, open plan learning environment
- Strong and established Design Technology department
- Friendly staff
- Salary £185 - £246 per day
- Health & Safety certification can be obtained (necessary for the practical element)
THE ROLE - Design Technology Teacher
You will be teaching Key Stage 3 and 4 and will need to be confident in delivering GCSE to a high standard. The School are looking for a Resistant Materials Teacher specialist, however as all are offered on the modern curriculum a multi skilled practitioner would be ideal to complement the department. Whilst they will look to focus on your subject strength, willingness to be flexible and deliver across other specialisms is desired. You will need to hold all of the necessary Health and Safety certificates, or be wiling to undertake them as part of the role.
Students and teachers alike enjoy lessons, which make for a positive and purposeful atmosphere throughout the school. This school is only looking to employ passionate educators, candidates who are prepared to fully immerse themselves in the school community, be willing to plan, prepare and deliver all lessons independently and take part in extra curricular activities.
The Design and Technology department is well resourced and well run, the team work together and continually raise standards. The School focuses and invests in STEM subjects, benefiting from the additional support that a newly appointed STEM leader will be able to offer. They also have experienced technicians to help facilitate lesson preparation.
This position will be starting in December, covering for two terms in the first instance. The school offers great training plus a clear and attainable path for promotion - many responsibility post holders have been promoted from within the departments.
When you apply with Reeson Education, you get:
- Top rates of pay
- Professional support from our team of experienced consultants who offer guidance both pre and post placement
- Opportunities to progress your career
- CPD courses
- Ongoing access to the best and most exclusive future roles in London
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