Second in Technology

Felixstowe School, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 9QR

36 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    13 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 - £43,685 + TLR £3,556 per annum

Pay scale

MPR/UPR + TLR

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Second in Technology with a passion for accelerating progress within the Technology department. You will have the ability to teach across the full age and ability range and will be able to enthuse, engage and motivate our students to achieve their full potential. This is an exciting time to join our journey of improvement and play a key part in transforming the lives of our young people.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be an excellent Teacher of Technology
  • Be a committed team player;
  • Have the ability to engage and inspire pupils and build excellent relationships;
  • Be committed to Felixstowe School’s ethos;
  • Be passionate and ambitious about their own career development.

What the school offers its staff

You will join a friendly and welcoming department, which is forward thinking, innovative and passionate about teaching, and want to bring Technology to life. You will provide clear, cohesive leadership and direction in teaching and learning and manage and motivate teaching and support colleagues in developing innovative teaching strategies to enhance the quality of teaching, learning and achievement.

You will be a team player within Felixstowe School and within the wider Trust. You will be keen to lead your team to enhance the extra-curricular offer, improve overall teaching and learning and ensure students and your team meet their potential.

Our school is an amazing place, full of wonderful students and staff. We pride ourselves on taking an evidence-based approach to innovation, meaning that we choose strategies that impact on student progress and teacher workload.

Our sensible and realistic policies include an excellent behaviour policy, and a whole class feedback policy.

Our modern facilities provide an excellent environment to work in, and our thriving Sixth Form continues to grow, as do the numbers in other year groups; our 2021 Year 7 intake is the largest in ten years as the school becomes increasingly popular.

CPD is important at Felixstowe School we are looking for a Second inDepartment who is keen to learn and ensure they see CPD as part of their wider role. If you are looking for a department where you can make real change, teach wonderful students and want to make the difference to lives this is the role for you.

Commitment to safeguarding

We reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only accept applications submitted online via our careers website and which are completed before the closing deadline.

In line with safer recruitment, we are unable to accept CVs. Failure to complete an application form satisfactorily may result in not being shortlisted for the post.

Unity Schools Partnership is committed tosafer recruitment,equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.


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About Felixstowe School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1228 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Email address
kadams@fxs.org.uk
Phone number
01394 288228

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