Main Scale Teacher of Technology (specialising in Design & Technology) The Bolsover School, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Job description

Main Scale Teacher of Technology (specialising in Design & Technology)
Required from 1st January, 2020
(NQTs are welcome to apply for a September, 2020 start).

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Technology to join our established Technology Faculties. The post may suit an NQT as well as a more experienced candidate with a view to delaying the start to September, 2020.

The Bolsover School is part of the Redhill Academy Trust. The academy is also a member of Redhill Teaching School Alliance and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and the chance to work alongside other high performing schools in the region. The Bolsover School became a member of The Redhill Academy Trust, on 1st February, 2018.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mr Jason Pridmore on the academy telephone number.

An application form can be downloaded from our academy’s website or by contacting

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Monday 14th October, 2019
Interview date: end of week commencing 14th October, 2019

Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher status
Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

Successful teaching experience of Textiles across 11-16 age and full ability range.
Knowledge of:
How using data can improve student achievement
The D & T wider curriculum and recent / ongoing changes to the curriculum.
The effective use of classroom support to enable students with additional needs to achieve.
An awareness and understanding of current educational policy and issues

About The Bolsover School

Mooracre Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 6XA
The Bolsover School website (opens in a new window)