Annual or full time equivalent salary
- £25714 - £41604
- MPR / UPR
Teacher of Design and Technology job summary
For September 2021 we are seeking to recruit an inspiring teacher of Design and Technology to join our dynamic and forwarding thinking Art, Design and Technology team. You will be a highly skilled and enthusiastic practitioner with a track record of delivering good lessons, securing progress for every student.
We have a high attaining, engaged student body with students who enjoy Design and Technology with a significant uptake at KS4. We follow the new exciting GCSE AQA curriculum that links the subject to the real world. As a department we are keen to teach transferable skills that can prepare students for adult life, and develop opportunities for students to experience potential career opportunities.
Crofton is a happy, and ambitious school, excited about our journey to becoming exceptional. We strive to appoint the most inspirational teachers, so if you are an imaginative and energetic teacher, able to contribute to our culture of sharing best practice, and want to make a difference to the life-chances of all the students in your care, then this could be the post for you. Our teachers routinely deliver great lessons which are well-planned, highly challenging, innovative and active for our learners. The successful applicant must be prepared to share their practice with colleagues and fully contribute to our in-house programme of continuing professional development.
We are a popular, over-subscribed and successful mixed comprehensive school, with a great reputation for high quality education. The school is situated in a pleasant village, a short distance from the sea, yet within easy reach of the city centres of both Portsmouth and Southampton. The school enjoys enthusiastic staff, governor and parental involvement and has an active commitment to staff development.
Applications from experienced colleagues and Early Careers Teachers are equally welcome. We have an outstanding ECT Induction programme to offer support to new staff. The person appointed will be given full support in their career development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our students.
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About Crofton School
- School type
- Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
- School size
- 1086 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 16
Crofton is an oversubscribed, happy and successful 11-16 Foundation School with around 1000 students, serving the village of Stubbington and the surrounding area.
We take great pride in the high standards achieved by our students – they leave us as happy, well-qualified, confident and well-motivated young citizens and we are delighted that so many go on to excel in local sixth-forms, colleges, universities and the wider world.
As a school, we are motivated by a sense of the moral seriousness of what schools do; by a conviction that education, while important, should also be fun; by a belief that schools should be inclusive communities in which everyone is equally valued; and by a determination that we should not tolerate underachievement.
Arranging a visit to Crofton School
A tour of the school is included as part of the interview process. There is a virtual tour available on the ‘Recruitment’ section of the school website.