Construction Instructor/Teacher

Greenacre Academy, Chatham, Kent

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Design Technology, Other
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job description

We are seeking an experienced carpenter/electrician from industry to come on board to become a construction trainer / assessor for their students.

The Design & Technology Department has a strong construction department which offers Level 2 City and Guilds qualifications. The department is incredibly successful and is interested in someone with industry experience who can share their knowledge and prepare students for apprenticeships, and further embed the schools vision of Skills for Life.

Previous experience is desired along with holding a teaching qualification and/or an assessor’s award.

Essential educational requirements

• Qualified to degree level and above
• Qualified to teach and work in the UK

Essential qualifications

Experience
• Experience of raising attainment in a challenging environment
• Experience of reflecting on and improving teaching practice to increase student achievement
• Evidence of continually improving the teaching and learning of their subject through schemes of work and extra curricular activities

Essential skills and experience

Knowledge
• Up to date knowledge in the curriculum area
• Understanding of the strategies needed to establish consistently high aspirations and standards of results and behaviour

Employee benefits

Amongst the many benefits of working within the Trust you will receive;

• Free Private Healthcare Cover
• Free Flu Vaccination
• Free counselling service
• Secure car parking
• Timetabled and purposeful CPD
• Laptop and technical support
• Personal development and promotion opportunities across the Trust
• Trust wide focus on staff wellbeing
• Marking policy that focusses on progress, not unnecessary teacher feedback
• A supportive environment
• Staff Fitness Classes

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 942 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Greenacre Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email tpocock@sflt.org.uk

About Greenacre Academy

Greenacre Academy is a single sex secondary boys school with a large joint sixth form in partnership with the neighbouring girls school. The academy is the founder school of a multi academy trust, offering many more professional and developmental opportunities for staff across the trust.

School location

157 Walderslade Road, Chatham, Kent, ME5 0LP