Head of Engineering

Twynham School, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1JF

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    16 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type



MPS/UPS (£25,714-£41,604)

Head of Engineering job summary

Are you seeking a role that will challenge and excite you? Are you ambitious for leadership in an organisation which champions a progressive and transformative approach to edcuation?

We are seeking a Head of Engineering to join our exciting journey working across both Twynham and The Grange School.

This is a truly exceptional and very rare opportunity for a talented colleague.

Who we are looking for:

We are looking for an outstanding individual who will relish the opportunity to:
• Lead Engineering across two Key Stages and two schools
• Further improve the outcomes for students in Engineering at Twynham School and TGS
• Further shape the Engineering curriculum in both key stages to ensure that it is exciting and challenging
• Work with exceptional professionals to further develop a shared understanding of learning

You are likely to be someone who:
• Is an inspirational and skilled classroom teacher
• Is an emergent and aspirational leader ready to take on additional responsibilities
• Will seize on the unique opportunities provided by exceptional facilities on two campuses
• Is ambitious for wider school leadership and thrives in an aspirational culture
• Will embrace our highly supportive and professional approach to education

Twynham School and The Grange School can offer you:
• The chance to be a part of an exciting educational journey alongside highly regarding professionals
• The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues and wonderful young people and their families
• An exceptional CPD offer from NQT and RQT through to preparation for senior and system leadership
• Strong and supportive leadership, who place value on learning beyond the classroom
• The opportunity to work within Twynham Learning; a progressive multi-academy trust
• The opportunity to live in one of the most beautiful areas of the South Coast

You will also be keen to live our Twynham Learning employee values which are:
• Aim high
• Keep improving
• Don’t leave anyone behind
• See the bigger picture

Additional allowances

TLR 2.2 (£4,785)

Applying for the job

To apply for this vacancy, please submit an Application Form by email to: recruitment@twynhamlearning.com

Only applications on the Twynham Learning official ‘Application Form –Teaching Posts’ will be accepted. You can download the forms here: www.twynhamlearning.com/187/staff-vacancies

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Supporting documents

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

About Twynham School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1755 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Twynham School and The Grange School (TGS) federated teaching structures for September 2021 enabling us to deliver world class educational experiences to students across both of our schools. This is a rare opportunity to join our organisation working as the Head of Engineering. Leading alongside the Head of D&T you be responsible for driving forward the Engineering provision at both Key Stage 4 and 5, building on emerging strengths within the subject.

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