Head of Technology Kirkbie Kendal School, Kendal, Cumbria

Job description

This is an excellent career opportunity in a flourishing and successful School with a record for developing highly effective leaders.

We are looking for someone who is:
- an inspirational, enthusiastic and passionate teacher of Technology
- able to teach to at least GCSE level in at least one of the Materials, Electronics or Graphics specialisms;
- committed to maximising the potential of all students;
- able to lead a highly effective team;
- keen to contribute to School life;
- ambitious to develop their career in school leadership.

We offer
- a supportive and very successful department;
- an effective induction programme and CPD opportunities through the South Lakes Federation and Teaching School Alliance.

Student progress and examination grades are consistently above national averages. Materials, Electronics and Graphics are taught at GCSE, along with Food and Nutrition. Product Design is taught at A-Level.

Applications for this full time position are welcome from teachers who currently have a leadership responsibility within a Technology department.

Kirkbie Kendal School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and well-being of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Essential educational requirements

• Good honours degree or equivalent level of qualification in Technology or relevant subject.
• Qualified teacher status.

Essential qualifications

• Good honours degree or equivalent level of qualification in Technology or relevant subject.
• Qualified teacher status.

Essential skills and experience

Please see the job description on our website for further information.

Employee benefits

TLR 2d (£6824)


About Kirkbie Kendal School

Kirkbie Kendal is a really lovely 11-18 school for boys and girls. There are 1003 students here, 123 in the Sixth Form. It is a school where students and staff are happy. It is a school where, excellent progress and good examination results are achieved and care, courtesy, consideration and hard work are valued.

Address
Lound Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7EQ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Kirkbie Kendal School website (opens in a new window)