22 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    4 September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Ability to teach to GCSE and Vocational Standard
  • Knowledge of curriculum, specifications and assessment criteria in main subject area
  • Ability to prioritise conflicting demands
  • Ability to set clearly articulated targets, to track progress and adopt strategies towards achievement them
  • Ability to communicate effectively, articulately and sensitively with a range of groups and individuals.
  • Ability to use ICT and technology in the classroom to deliver engaging lessons
  • Ability to provide pastoral support to young people in a form group setting

What the school offers its staff

We are looking for a creative, passionate, innovative and outstanding teacher of KS3 Design & Technology with Engineering at KS4 to join our growing faculty. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join a collaborative, friendly and supportive team of Art, Design and Technology and Music specialists, committed to high standards of teaching, learning and achievement. You will have shared teaching spaces with access to a variety of well-equipped resources.

Commitment to safeguarding

South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks. In line with the guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education, we may carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to jennifer.routledge@boldonschool.org.uk

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About Boldon School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
987 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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We are incredibly proud to announce that Boldon School is officially recognised by Ofsted as a Good provider, with pupils’ personal development being judged as Outstanding. 2019 summer results place Boldon School at the top of schools in South Tyneside for Progress 8.  These achievements serve to highlight that our pupils are benefitting from extremely high standards of education and care.  Consequently, Boldon School is expanding.  Pupil numbers are rapidly increasing with many parents and guardians now making Boldon their school of choice.  As a result, we are seeking to appoint new members of staff, who are innovative, driven and who passionately share in our vision of providing the highest quality of teaching and support for all our students.  Boldon School is an exciting place to teach and inspire; it is where our newest staff members will join in our continued drive for excellence, positively ensuring that our students achieve their full potential.  They will play meaningful roles in equipping our pupils with the skills that will help them achieve here at Boldon and, ultimately, in whichever routes they take in their lives. The school boasts outstanding facilities including a 220 capacity theatre, hair and beauty salons, swimming pool and fitness suite.  We have a wide array of extra - curricular activities on offer every evening. We are very proud of our Sea Cadet Unit at Boldon School. Our students enjoy a range of activities on water; including power-boating and kayaking and also on land; mountain biking and camping.  Whatever they want to do when they leave school, Sea Cadets gives our students the tools to help them with the big world and enjoy what it brings. We pride ourselves on the excellent relationships we have with staff, students and parents.  Boldon has a fantastic team of teachers and support staff who will work tirelessly to ensure that all students are supported and encouraged to maximise their potential, in all areas of school. Our behaviour policy ensures that students behave impeccably during lessons and breaks.  Students are encouraged to develop excellent attitudes to learning and a strong independent ethos, which will prepare them for the future. Boldon School was successful in becoming one of the 40 Careers Hub Schools within the North East, an accolade of which we are very proud.  This success has enabled all students from Year 7-11 to experience opportunities with employers, training providers, further and higher education, effectively complimenting their studies at Boldon.  Our careers programme aims to provide all students with the necessary information and guidance to make informed choices on their future careers and ensure that they are motivated to see value in their achievements. Boldon School welcomes visitors at all times and we are incredibly proud of our school and community.  If you require any further information please email: info@boldonschool.org.uk

Arranging a visit to Boldon School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email michelle.hawronskyj@boldonschool.org.uk.

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