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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    12 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    22 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Leadership
Subject
Design and technology
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
L1 - L5

Job summary

We are seeking a Head of Department with the drive and vision to deliver excellence in Design Technology, with a clear focus on outstanding outcomes for students, you will ensure effective teaching and learning is in place and rapidly raise standards at GCSE.

We are looking for an inspiring leader who has high aspirations for both staff and students, who is committed, and passionate about learning; who has the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘Students First’. You will work alongside a fantastic team to continue to achieve the highest possible outcomes for students irrespective of their backgrounds or starting points. This is a great opportunity for aspiring or experienced leaders to build a department. Leadership experience is not essential, but applicants must be able to demonstrate the skills required to lead a department. The ability to teach Resistant Materials / Product Design would be advantageous.

Employee benefits

The Academy benefits from being part of the Outwood Family of Schools, which affords opportunities for staff to work and progress across several schools if desired. All staff are guaranteed a minimum of two hours CPD per week and a further comprehensive programme of professional development is provided through our own network of teaching schools.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Secondary
School size
678 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01924 298752

About Outwood Academy City Fields

Outwood Grange Academies Trust provides a high-quality learning and cultural environment that inspires and motivates children. Whether you are ambitious for progression, or determined to be an outstanding classroom teacher, Outwood Academy City Fields is the place for you. Leadership development, succession planning and capacity building are major priorities for the Trust as this enables us to facilitate rapid progression for those who want to advance either in the classroom or at a leadership level. You will be well supported by an experienced team of teachers and Directors as you work to raise attainment levels and offer an engaging curriculum experience.

School location

Warmfield View, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 4SF

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