Head of Faculty: Technology

Chancellor's School, Hatfield, Hertfordshire


Job details

Subject Design and technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £35,474 to £51,566

Job summary

Required for April 2020, an outstanding leader and teacher of Technology who is enthusiastic, talented and ambitious, ready to take the next step in their career. The successful candidate will be joining an experienced faculty with well qualified, skilled teachers.

We require a creative team player to take on this key leadership role, willing to contribute to and learn from the best practice in the faculty and school.

The successful applicant will have the ability to teach Food as well as either Design Technology or Textiles, they will also have excellent interpersonal skills and will, together with members of the Technology Faculty, maintain a relentless focus on teaching and learning and raising achievement.

Chancellor’s is a successful school with a strong tradition and an excellent reputation. We are rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and constantly look to further improve the performance of our students.

Our examination results continue to be strong and we are significantly oversubscribed.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

The school is dedicated to the well-being of its staff and there is a comprehensive induction programme. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer promoting value and respect whilst embracing diversity.

The successful applicant will be subject to enhanced clearance through the Disclosure & Barring Service.

To apply, please visit the Chancellor's School website at www.chancellors.herts.sch.uk. Here you will find the schools application form which should be submitted with a covering letter.
Please note, we are unable to accept CVs in isolation.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

QTS or equivalent
Right to work in the UK

Essential skills and experience

The Technology Faculty is an exciting and supportive environment, full of opportunities. The role of full time Head of Technology would suit an ambitious Teacher of Product Design/Food/Textiles with a dynamic and engaging teaching style. The ability to offer two or more of these disciplines would be an advantage.

Employee benefits

TLR1B (£9,931). This is included in the salary range
Exceptional CPD

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1147 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Chancellor's School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@danesedtrust.org.uk

About Chancellor's School

School location

Pine Grove, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 7BN