Teacher of Design and Technology Belper School and Sixth Form Centre, Belper, Derbyshire

Job description

Applications are invited for the above post at this popular and successful school on the edge of the thriving market town of Belper. Belper School is a vibrant 11-18 Foundation School with around 1200 students, including over 150 in the 6th Form.

The successful applicant will share in the teaching of Technology at KS3 and the delivery of one or more subjects to GCSE. You will join a lively and forward looking team, dedicated to developing the most up to date techniques. The Technology Faculty benefits from well-resourced specialist teaching rooms and the support of three technicians.

This position would be suitable for an NQT or an experienced teacher.

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS before they can be appointed.

Essential educational requirements

A degree- 2.2 or above in a technology relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status, with specialism related to; Resistant Materials, Graphics or Electronics.

Essential skills and experience

Ability to teach a range of Technology subjects across KS3.

Ability to teach GCSE in either Electronics or a resistant material within Design and Technology .

A commitment to the safeguarding and welfare of children.

Employee benefits

The school provides a supportive, professional working environment and is committed to delivering high quality CPD. We pride ourselves on building positive working relationships with parents and are committed to students’ academic and personal development.

This position would be suitable for an experienced teacher or an NQT, for whom there would be ample opportunity to develop professional skills within our highly supportive Induction, CPD and/or NQT programmes.

About Belper School and Sixth Form Centre

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre is a lively and successful Foundation School of around 1200 students including over 150 Sixth Formers, which has served the thriving community of Belper and surrounding villages for nearly 50 years. We believe passionately in our inclusive approach to education which nurtures the personal development of every student whilst at the same time retaining high expectations in all areas of learning and behaviour.

John O'Gaunts Way, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 0DA
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