• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    21 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for NQTs
Design and technology
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Kent Range 5

Job summary

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and outstanding Design and Technology teacher to join our successful and popular department.

We currently offer Resistant Materials in Years 7, 8 and 9; Graphics in Years 8 and 9, and Food & Nutrition in Years 7 & 9. Students can currently choose to take GCSE and A-Level courses in Graphic Products and Resistant Materials, and Food, Preparation and Nutrition up to GCSE. We are looking to recruit an all-round design technology teacher who will have proven experience across the Key Stages in Design Technology. NQTs are also welcome to apply.

You would be responsible for delivering outstanding lessons and contributing to the wider education agenda, inspiring learners and raising standards. The successful candidate would be expected to be familiar with equipment used in school woodwork and engineering workshops, as well as the food room, and prepared to be trained in technology developments. Candidates should also be self-motivated and adaptable.

The main site for TWGSB is in Tunbridge Wells. However, there you may be required to work at other sites connected to TWGSB.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
School size
1294 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
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About Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a successful and popular selective 11-18 dual-site school, with a site in Tunbridge Wells and a brand new site based in Sevenoaks. Staff will benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development and specialist teaching rooms. We aim for high standards and the pursuit of academic excellence, helping every student to reach their full potential through the development of skills, concepts and knowledge, within the framework of a caring community. Relationships between staff and students are based on trust, mutual respect and a determination to succeed.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post

School location

St John's Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9XB

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