9 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    23 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    6 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Design and technology, Engineering
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Main / Upper Pay Scale + TLR 2A £2,885 per annum

Job summary

Salary: Main / Upper Pay Scale + TLR 2A £2,885 per annum
Hours: 1 FTE
Start date: September 2021

The school
Heritage High School is a happy, safe and stimulating place to work and learn and it is our determination to continually improve that sets us apart from other schools. We believe that learning should be fun, challenging and stimulating and the quality of our people lies at the heart of achieving our goals. As a school we are passionate about caring for our students and have an excellent pastoral support system for our students to complement the teaching and learning.

The role
An exciting opportunity has arisen at Heritage High School for an inspirational Teacher of Design and Technology to join our School. Within this role you will be welcomed in to a dedicated and hardworking faculty who put our students excellent progression at the heart of what they do day to day by constantly delivering engaging lessons. It is essential for this position that the successful candidate has the ability to teach Engineering up to KS4 and it is desirable that you can also teach Graphics and Resistant Materials.

The Person
The role is perfect for an individual who likes a challenge and is committed to student’s learning. The ideal candidate will be motivated, patient and caring who has a real passion for the subject area that they can share with students at our school.

If you would like to find out more information or to arrange a visit to the school please contact Mrs A Lindley at alindley@heritage.derbyshire.sch.uk.

Why join us?
Our academy is part of The Two Counties Trust. This Trust has a forward-thinking HR strategy with all the professional benefits that this brings for staff. We are easily reached by public transport, and for those who drive, there is a large free staff carpark. We have some excellent facilities for staff and our students really want to learn and achieve.

We offer:
• Competitive pay scales -our pay scales for Leadership and teachers on the Upper Pay Scale and in receipt of a TLR are above national pay scales.
• An increasing array of employee benefits and lifestyle options.
• The ability to work flexibly
• Career-Average pension scheme
• A full induction and a strong commitment to your professional development and career
• Opportunities to experience and share practice in our partner schools across the Trust
• A stimulating and supportive working environment with a dedicated team of like-minded professionals
• Excellent opportunities to develop your skills and experience and to progress your career

The closing date for applications is: Friday 23 April 2021 at midday
Interviews will be held on: A date to be confirmed

We are committed to the safeguarding of all children and young people. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory DBS disclosure, receipt of references and successful completion of vetting procedures.

We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and candidates who meet the minimum job criteria will be given an opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview.

Applying for the job

Please apply via the 'quick apply' option on the TES website. Link to advert: https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/subject-leader-teacher-of-design-and-technology-derbyshire-1427118

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
885 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
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About Heritage High School

Information about Heritage High School

Heritage High School is a thriving 11-16 comprehensive school in the heart of our community. Staff at the school are committed to enabling students to push themselves towards their aspirations, and in return students are developing into increasingly mature learners and young adults. We are supported by a strong, effective and aspirational Governing Body.
The key to successful education is to ensure that teaching is consistently high quality across all curriculum areas and that learning is focused and purposeful. To make this happen we are working hard to develop effective, enquiring learners who have real aspiration and take ownership of their own learning.
We provide a core of traditional subjects from Y7 to Y11, and provide high quality guidance to all students on the next steps at post-16. Our facilities are of a high quality, boasting well equipped specialist areas housed in recently constructed buildings. Regular after school learning activities are offered together with wider enrichment opportunities, including residential visits abroad.
We are committed to providing the very best for the young people in our care.

Arranging a visit to Heritage High School

If you would like to find out more information or to arrange a visit to the school please contact Mrs A Lindley at alindley@heritage.derbyshire.sch.uk.

School location

Boughton Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 4QG

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