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Design Technology Teacher

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  • Sector:

    Secondary Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £34247 - £47139 per annum + CPD & benefits package

  • Contact:

    Stuart Dennis

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    1 term

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

A vibrant mixed comprehensive in the heart of North West London is looking for a hard working, fully qualified and resourceful Design and Technology Teacher to join the team in April 2024.

Design and Technology Teacher - Product Design or Resistant Materials specialism - Hillingdon

  • Design and Technology Teacher
  • North West London; Hillingdon
  • Key Stages 3 - 4
  • Full time position
  • Competitive teacher salary
  • April2024 start
  • 1 term position, to cover vacancy
  • Well resourced and managed department
  • Excellent Senior Leadership Team


The school is based in a leafy and friendly area in North West London and performs well in external inspections. This collegiate Secondary School prides itself on an excellent all round education that its students receive. They have strong relationships with the local community and parents/carers of the student body.

They are dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence, and to the full richness of learning. They provide a high-achieving, aspirational environment and high quality teaching staff deploy the best in educational practice to ensure the students reach the highest levels of academic attainment. They are relentlessly ambitious for their success, tirelessly seeking to inspire them to outstanding results.

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.

They benefit from a purpose built Design Technology facility, boasting fantastic open plan spaces that are conducive for positive learning. Staff continually comment that the way the school supports both its staff and student body is rewarded by a harmonious and uplifting work environment.

  • "Good" OFSTED report.
  • 76% A* - B at A Level
  • 35% of learners at GCSE achieved grades 9 -7 (including A* and A) for all subjects
  • Fantastic facilities
  • Strong and established Design Technology department
  • Friendly staff and good working environment


You will be teaching Key Stage 3 - 4 and will need to be confident in delivering GCSE to a high standard. Ideally you will be a product design or resistant materials specialist, however as all specialisms are offered on the modern curriculum a multi skilled practitioner would be ideal to complement the department.

The Design and Technology department is well resourced and well run, the team work together and continually raise standards. Enterprise and Business is embedded in the school's ethos and teaching right across the curriculum, and this has been found to bring passion and excellence to teaching and learning. They have spacious and modern Design Technology suites that use the very latest in equipment and machinery.

This position will be starting in April 2024 on a one term vacancy cover basis.

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

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%

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