Deputy Faculty Leader for Creative Technologies (Design Technology)

City of Norwich School, An Ormiston Academy, Norwich, Norfolk

Job details

Subject Design and technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

To lead, manage and develop the teaching and learning of the subject, especially in raising and monitoring high standards in learning, teaching, assessment and outcomes. To deputise for the Faculty Leader and, alongside others in the FAMT, to share accountability for and leadership of the evaluation of the standards of teaching and learning in Creative Technologies. To develop innovative approaches to curriculum, pedagogy and assessment to meet the needs of all students, and to measure the impact of these.

Essential educational requirements

Graduate degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching the subject effectively to a range of learners with diverse needs, using a range of teaching and learning strategies.
Understanding of what constitutes good and outstanding teaching.
A thorough understanding of the recent changes in the curriculum and its application to teaching.
Knowledge and understanding of how to develop and write schemes of work and assessments.
Have an inspirational teaching style.
Experience of team-planning and differentiation to enable access to the curriculum for all students.
Use data to track student progress and identify under-performance.
Lead a range of suitable interventions to help students achieve their potential.
Highly effective communication skills.
Ability to motivate and inspire people.
Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.
Able to establish and maintain good working relationships with a wide range of people.
Able to lead and work as part of a team of ambitious teachers.

Employee benefits

TLR 2m (£4,654 per annum)

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1641 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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About City of Norwich School, An Ormiston Academy

School location

Eaton Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 6PP