Maternity Cover Part-Time Teacher of Food Technology

Boston Spa Academy, Wetherby, West Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Required for 20 April 2020
Salary – NQT/MPS/UPS
Hours: Part-time (19.5 hours to work on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday)

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Food Technology to join Boston Spa Academy from 20 April 2020. Located between York, Leeds and Harrogate, Boston Spa Academy is committed to the development of the whole student, the physical, aesthetic, emotional, moral, spiritual as well as the intellectual.

Working as part of The GORSE Academies Trust, Boston Spa Academy will ensure that students receive an outstanding education that focuses on aspiration, high expectations and personalisation. Together these non-negotiable values will instil in young people a self-belief that enables students to access the highest standard of higher educational provision and employment. Prior to joining The GORSE Academies Trust the school was inspected by Ofsted and was judged to be ‘Good’ in all areas. However, since joining The GORSE Academies Trust the school has gone from strength to strength and is now rated amongst the highest performing schools in Leeds, the Yorkshire and Humber region and the country.

This role represents an exciting opportunity for any candidate who is eager to become part of an organisation that seeks to secure the very highest educational standards for students. If you are excited about the prospect of this rare opportunity, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Closing date: Wednesday 29 January 2020 12.00 Noon
Interview date: Monday 3 February 2020

An application pack is available to download directly from , by email or Tel: 01937 846636

Further details are available on our website

Please note if you submit an electronic application we will not require a hard copy. CVs are not accepted.

Essential educational requirements

•Good honours degree in relevant subject
•Qualified Teacher Status (or currently an ITT/GTP trainee)

Essential qualifications

• Successful placement(s), teaching Design Technology at KS3 & KS4 (applicants currently in training)
•Successful record of teaching Design Technology including very good exam results at one or more of KS4 & KS5 (applicants who already have gained QTS)

Essential skills and experience

•Very good classroom practitioner
•Detailed knowledge of current developments in education including the use of the Pupil Premium
•Knowledge and experience of intervention strategies
•Ability to put vision into practice
•Ability to devise new resources for learning

Employee benefits

Ongoing CPD
Cycle Scheme
Specsavers Scheme

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1008 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Boston Spa Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Boston Spa Academy

School location

Clifford Moor Road, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS23 6RW