Design Technology Teacher

Warden Park School, Haywards Heath, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Design Technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £24,370- £41,858 per annum (TMS/UPS equivalent)

Job summary


Required for September 2020 - Pay scale: SLT Payscale 1-9 (Teachers’ MPS equivalent) currently £24,370-£40,858 pro rata.

Do you want to work with driven and well-motivated students? We are seeking an innovative and enthusiastic teacher of DT to join our highly successful team in September 2020. We are well resourced and have a focus on staff development and training. The successful candidate will join a strong and vibrant department and will have the capability to teach across the Graphics and Resistant Materials aspects of the subject.

Applications from NQTs are most welcome.

The successful candidate will:

• have a passion for DT and a determination to encourage this in all our students;
• possess new and innovative ideas for promoting this subject;
• have outstanding interpersonal skills;
• be relentless in their commitment to the success of all those that they teach;
• be a team player who thrives on working collaboratively with colleagues.

If you are looking for a role that will challenge and test your skillset and you would like to be considered for this post, please download an application pack, available on our website Please email your completed application form to as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact our HR Manager, Shirley Batchelor

Employee benefits

Training, CPD, TLR payments, ample free parking, free refreshments, free Employee Assistance Programme, Teachers Pension

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1490 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Warden Park School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Warden Park School

Warden Park is an exciting and vibrant school focused on getting the Best from All. We are located in the beautiful village of Cuckfield and offer a very high quality educational experience for approx. 1400 students in the Mid-Sussex area.

Getting the Best from All is at the centre of all that we do here at Warden Park. By providing the very best learning opportunities for our students we ensure that they leave with the best possible qualifications and the skills and attributes of the life-long learner. Warden Park has a strong and enviable tradition for high standards in academic achievement and excellence in sports, the arts and charitable community projects.

We focus on empowering our students, developing them personally, socially and emotionally, as well as academically. We are committed to offering the highest quality education to our students, an education that is rich in variety and opportunity, that fully embraces digital technologies and that develops our students into confident and aspirational young adults.

The outstanding relationships that exist between teachers, students, parents and carers and the local community sit at the heart of our successes and ensure that students are fully supported in their learning and development.

At Warden Park we ensure that every student is known as an individual, that we are responsive to individual’s needs and that each child develops the confidence and resilience to reach their potential. We provide students with a real breadth of subject choice enabling them to acquire a broad base of knowledge and understanding that will help each to find and then pursue their interests and passions. We are one of only 40 accredited Apple Distinguished Schools in the UK and through our innovative use of iPad technology, students develop the digital skills that will prepare them for life in the 21st century.

School location

Broad Street, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 5DP