Head of Design Technology Sutton Grammar School, Sutton, Surrey

Job description

Sutton Grammar School is seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational full-time Head of Design & Technology (Product Design focused)

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join our outstanding school in South London to develop the future of this popular department, putting your own stamp on the path forward. The successful candidate will provide strong academic leadership while managing and developing the department to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards and excellence in all its activities. Currently, SGS offers Eduqas GCSE Design and Technology Product Design and Eduqas A Level Product Design, as well as a full and varied key stage three programme. It is also a major contributor to cross-curricular STEM.

With a track record of outstanding results, the Sutton Grammar School DT Department is a small team of full and part time staff. You will be joining a supportive and energetic group of capable teachers and technicians who work hard to provide a rich curricular and extra-curricular experience for their students.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 25 February 2020 (12pm)

Date for interviews: Monday 2nd March

For more information and to apply please visit the school's website or the TES

Sutton Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. As such, the successful applicant will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Sutton Grammar School is an equal opportunities employer.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Substantial, successful teaching experience
Experience as an effective leader in an academic organisation

Employee benefits

Main payscale/UPS plus TLR 2a

About Sutton Grammar School

Manor Lane, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 4AS
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