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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 May 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Design and technology

Working pattern

Part time: 12.98 hours per week, 2 days, Wednesday and Friday

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful applicant will be an expert at delivering Food to key stage 3 and 4 students. They should be innovative and able to inspire, should set high standards of teaching and learning and demonstrate a willingness to collaborate on curriculum development. If you are a team player who has high expectations and enjoy working within a creative environment this could be the opportunity for you.

The successful candidate will be welcomed into a highly supportive and collaborative team that fosters pedagogical discussion and risk taking. We offer a comprehensive induction package for all teachers joining our dynamic team.

This post is suitable for a Food specialist, capable of teaching key stage 3 and 4 .

The successful candidate will:

  • Have the resolve to make a real difference to the lives of students
  • Be an excellent teacher and a committed team player
  • Have a proven track record of success and raising student attainment
  • Deliver innovative and creative lessons which engage and challenge students to achieve their full potential
  • Be committed to the academy’s ethos of high expectations.

Essential

  • Experience teaching DT Food
  • Understanding of safe DT workshop practice

What the school offers its staff

Why join East Leake Academy?

We are a large secondary academy for students aged 11-18 years based in East Leake with over 1,000 students. In our latest Ofsted inspection, we were rated ‘good’ overall with feedback that ‘pupils are happy and enjoy coming to school. They show respect and good manners when they speak with staff in class and at social times. Pupils know that their teachers want them to be as successful as possible. Pupils achieve well, and they are prepared by the school to be active citizens effectively.’

At Diverse Academies, you’ll find yourself in a vibrant, inclusive and supportive environment, where everyone can grow, progress and achieve a fulfilling career. We offer a fantastic range of rewards and benefits, challenging and interesting work, and opportunities to achieve your potential.

In return you will benefit from:

  • Teacher Pension Scheme with an employer contribution of at least 23.68%.
  • ExcellentContinuous Professional Development (CPD) opportunitiescovering technical, leadership and coaching skillsvia the trust’sDiverse Association for Professional Learning.
  • Full support and induction.
  • A strong and caring ethos among staff and students.
  • Networking opportunities across Diverse Academies.
  • Salary sacrifice opportunities such as car, cycle and technology schemes.
  • Staff discounts and offers on gym membership, holidays, days out, cinema tickets, restaurants and top online shopping sites including instant voucher codes.
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme – emotional, financial and legal support to both you and your family by a team of qualified professionals.
  • Health and Wellbeing delivered through our occupational health provider, eyecare vouchers for a free eye test and contribution towards glasses for display screen equipment users

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About East Leake Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1090 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

At East Leake Academy we are determined to ensure that all students enjoy high quality learning experiences through which they are able to achieve their full potential.

Our ethos is based upon:

– placing good relationships at the heart of all that we do
– having high expectations at all times
– ensuring that excellent learning and teaching is our core activity
– promoting independence, equality, resilience and consideration for others
– valuing the support and contribution of all of our stakeholders

Arranging a visit to East Leake Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hohara@eastleake-ac.org.uk.

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