Head of Department - Technology (Design and Technology/Engineering/Graphics and Food Technology)
Don Valley Academy, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
|Subject||Design and technology|
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £29,025 to £45,142|
At Don Valley we have inclusive vision with high expectation and deeply caring environment for the pupils and staff.
Our ethos is ‘Changing lives through belief and collaboration’. We believe that it is our purpose to prepare young people to enter a fast moving and rapidly changing environment. To prepare them for such a challenge we work to develop their skills, knowledge and resilience which in turn will enable them to achieve the highest possible qualifications.
We hold an Ofsted Rating of “good” and would welcome teachers who are committed to working with us to improve on this.
• Providing clear, cohesive leadership and direction in department and motivating teaching and support colleagues in developing innovative strategies to enhance the quality of learning, teaching and achievement.
• Carrying out the professional duties of a teacher as circumstances may require and in accordance with academy policies, under the direction of the Principal.
• Modelling the vision and values of the academy.
• Being part of the team driving the development of the academy to become an ‘outstanding’ academy.
If this sounds of interest to you and you would like to learn more about the role and our Academy including our great benefits, or you would like to visit the school, then please contact Mrs Beverley Edgar, Principal’s PA on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07944 269981. Please note calls will not be answered between 21st December 2019 and 5th January 2020.
The closing date for the role is the 20th January 2020 at 12pm.
Interview Dates: To be confirmed
Start Date: 1st September 2020
We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts.
Essential educational requirements
Honours degree in related subject
A teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
Essential skills and experience
Experience of delivering curriculum at KS3, KS4 and KS5
https://recruitment.deltatrust.org.ukMore on how to apply
|School size||1048 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|School website||Don Valley Academy website (opens in a new window)|
About Don Valley Academy
Jossey Lane, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 9DD