Head of Design Technology

The Petchey Academy, London, E8 2EY

15 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    9 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    11 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2b

Head of Design Technology job summary

Salary: Main Pay Scale (MPS)/Upper Pay Scale (UPS) & TLR 2b £4,789

Status: Full Time, Permanent

We are currently recruiting for a Head of Design Technology. This post should be seen as an opportunity to play a significant role in the development of the academy as as Middle Leader.

The successful candidate:

  • will have Qualified Teacher Status
  • will be able to build and lead a strong team
  • will be an excellent, enthusiastic and experienced classroom practitioner with the ability to teach across all Key Stages
  • will have excellent classroom management skills, organisational and ICT skills.

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding Middle Leader position, enriching the lives of our young people, we are keen to hear from you.

Please note The Petchey Academy reserve the right to close the job advertisement earlier.


The Petchey Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

All successful applicants will be requested to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

A Section 128 check will be carried out on individuals applying for any role that retains or has been delegated any management responsibilities under the terms of a direction made by the Secretary of State for Education.


The Petchey Academy is committed to promoting equality for all students and employees. Every individual will be treated with courtesy and respect and their contribution to the learning process will be valued.

Applying for the job

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About The Petchey Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1045 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

The Petchey Academy is committed to inspiring and supporting every child to be the best that they can be. Our focus is on each child as an individual, through strong pastoral support systems complemented by a broad and holistic curriculum and high quality teaching that stretches and challenges students to think for themselves.

We believe in the importance of fostering a love of learning and stimulating curiosity through exposure to a wide range of activities and opportunities beyond the classroom.

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