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This job expired on 27 October 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

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Subject

Design Technology

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000.00 - £43,685.00 Annually (Actual)

Design & Technology Teacher job summary


Wildern Secondary School is a large, oversubscribed secondary school in Hedge End, Southampton. We are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic and creative Design & Technology Teacher to join our Technology Department.  We are part of the Wildern Academy Trust which comprises Wildern School, Deer Park Secondary School and Boorley Park Primary School. 

The successful candidate would be given excellent career development opportunities. We would love to hear from candidates who would like to work in a great school with a strong, positive and supportive culture and the chance to work with a fantastic curriculum team who secure excellent GCSE results for students.  This role is also suitable for Early Career Teachers.

Benefits of working within our Technology Department include:

  • Large and very supportive team of 10 subject specialists, 7 of which specialise in Design Technology
  • Dedicated technician support Monday to Friday
  • Very popular subject, with high uptake at KS4 (over 110 students opt for GCSE Design Technology every year)
  • Track record of strong GCSE results
  • Well supported by SLT
  • Very well resourced and equipped workshops
  • Dedicated ICT CAD suite, plus 30 additional laptops for classroom use
  • 3D printers in each classroom and 2 laser cutters

Benefits of working for our trust include:

  • Helping to shape the futures of children in our community
  • Welcoming, Supportive, Friendly and sociable colleagues
  • An Amazing Competitive salary
  • Excellent Continuing Professional Development with high quality CPD program
  • Many opportunities for career progression
  • Generous Sick Pay Scheme
  • Free large on-site car park
  • Good transport links
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Enrolment in the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • A tax efficient Cycle-to-Work scheme through salary sacrifice
  • An amazing rate for staff membership at our modern on-site Leisure Centre

If you currently work in a school, please ensure one of your references is from your current Headteacher.

Please submit your application as soon as possible as we may invite candidates to interview before the closing date.  Closing Date:  Midday Friday 27th October 2023 .

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date if we receive applications that meet the criteria. Once a vacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Wildern Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.


 

Commitment to safeguarding

Wildern Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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About Wildern School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1921 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Wildern School is a popular, oversubscribed secondary school situated in the Southampton suburbs. We are a school with significant strength in the CPD of staff, developing our teachers for the next stage of their careers. All students and staff alike can take advantage of excellent facilities which include a lecture theatre, digital media suites, a recording studio, both PC and Mac Suites, community sports centre and access to a professional theatre.

We are part of the Wildern Academy Trust which comprises of Wildern School, Deer Park Secondary School and Boorley Park Primary School.

This is an exciting time for the trust and all colleagues joining us.

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