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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - We are looking for an outstanding Design and Technology teacher who possesses the right qualities and skills to join our talented and successful team for a September 2023 start. Candidates are welcome to visit the school by prior arrangement before applying. Please contact jki@hws.haringey.sch.uk for further information or a visit.

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A proven track record of success in the classroom where you have made a positive difference
  • Experience in teaching Product Design and /or Food Preparation and Nutrition and / or Textiles at Key Stage 3 and / or Key Stage 4.
  • A commitment to inclusion and the belief that every child matters and can achieve
  • A commitment to maintain the highest of expectations for yourself and students.

What the school offers its staff

  • The opportunity to work in a continuously improving school
  • The chance to join a friendly, talented and highly committed staff team
  • Excellent students who are keen to learn and achieve and operate in an ethos underpinned by the principles of courtesy, consideration, cooperation and contribution
  • A commitment to providing CPD opportunities to support staff to be their very best
  • Excellent support for Early Career’s Teachers
  • A supportive Leadership team and a dedicated Governing Body.

Commitment to safeguarding

Highgate Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations. The successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations. In line with safer recruitment practices, we will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. This is part of our safeguarding checks and seeks publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children.
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About Highgate Wood Secondary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1578 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Highgate Wood School is a mixed comprehensive school providing secondary education. We want everyone to feel welcome, safe and secure in the school and believe that each of us has a valuable contribution to make to our community and its continued success. We firmly believe that Everyone Matters. Our core values are embodied in the 4Cs - Courtesy, Consideration, Cooperation, and Contribution, the principles of Respect and Honesty and the commitment to encouraging Perseverance and Hard Work within a Growth Mind-set. It is through these values that we bring to life our mission statement: "Making a positive difference to students' achievements and experiences, maintaining the highest expectations and inspiring self-belief”. Ethos and values Our established values of Courtesy, Consideration, Contribution and Cooperation (the 4Cs), together with our Growth Mind-set focus on perseverance and hard work and our emphasis on honesty and respect underpin the school’s behaviour ethos. Our school motto is Everyone Matters and this ensures that we take an approach that values every student as an individual, with a wide range of curricular and extra-curricular opportunities enabling talent and creativity to be identified and nurtured.

Arranging a visit to Highgate Wood Secondary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jki@hws.haringey.sch.uk.

School location

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