Director of Design and Technology

Corby Technical School, Corby, Northamptonshire

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Job details

Job role Leadership
Subject Design Technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS/UPS and TLR

Job summary

Corby Technical School invites you to join our team that is dedicated to providing the very best outcomes for our students. As a rapidly expanding school, we are seeking a well-qualified, experienced and dynamic Director of Design and Technology. Subjects delivered within the department include, design technology, art, engineering and food technology. Leadership across all of these subjects is a requirement.
First and foremost, we expect the post-holder to be an experienced, excellent classroom practitioner who has the ability to inspire students as well as other staff. As Director of Design and Technology we would be looking for a teaching specialism in DT in one or more of the following areas (product design, resistant materials, engineering). As a department leader within school we expect a commitment to the development of a collaborative and engaging curriculum; and support for other colleagues to ensure high standards are met. As part of a small Trust of schools’ you will be involved in the subject networks working with other like-minded colleagues in our other schools. We are looking for a September 2020 appointment.

Employee benefits

* TLR 1D - (£8069)
• A fixed 8-week term structure allows for five standardised terms meaning that learning can be structured and delivered with consistency. Holidays also fall outside ‘normal’ term structures allowing for inexpensive travel opportunities.
• As part of the Brooke Weston Trust opportunities for staff development and career progression go beyond the school walls; fostering talent is a key aspect of our culture.
• Within the Trust we have a dedicated Teaching School and all staff regularly attend professional development sessions either as participants or facilitators. The Teaching School has forged partnerships with professionals across the Trust, ranging from primary through to higher education providers. This partnership and expertise across the educational spectrum, allows the Teaching School to offer fantastic opportunities for our staff.
• All staff receive free meals (breakfast and lunch) and are able to participate in a Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Secondary
School size 564 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Corby Technical School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@corbytechnicalschool.org

About Corby Technical School

As a rapidly expanding school, we are seeking a well-qualified, experienced and dynamic Director of Design and Technology. Subjects delivered within the department include, design technology, art, engineering and food technology. Leadership across all of these subjects is a requirement.

School location

Cottingham Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 1TD