are looking for an outstanding Design and Technology teacher to join our
enthusiastic and committed department.
This is an excellent
opportunity for a highly motivated and
inspirational professional who is ready to develop their career in a
friendly and supportive school. We would welcome
applications from either a newly qualified teacher or an experienced
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach across
all key stages and the whole ability range. He or she will get the chance to
get involved with revising schemes of work, ensuring the curriculum is
engaging, and developing enrichment opportunities for all learners. The
successful candidate will want to inspire our students to develop a love for
Design & Technology. A specialism in Key Stage 4 Construction would be
You will be a person who thrives on
challenge, enjoys working with young people and is passionate about seeing them
The person we are looking for should be:
- a creative and highly effective
teacher, with an enthusiasm for enabling young people to achieve
- self-motivating, and with
excellent time-management skills;
- a team player who wants to work
and engage with colleagues at all levels within the school.
Eckington School is a vibrant and rapidly
improving 11-18 secondary school with 1,240 students on roll. It is set in a
wonderful 42-acre site of rolling North East Derbyshire countryside, situated
close to the centre of Sheffield and the Peak District National Park.
At Eckington School,
we have high ambitions in all that we do, so not only do we expect students to
strive to excel in their academic studies, but also to develop resilience and
character, through all of school life: including exposure to wide-ranging
extra-curricular activities, school trips, their studies and through their
social and friendship groups. We want all of our students to leave Eckington
School with a wide body of knowledge and skills and a strength of character, so they are
best equipped for what comes next, and
can live an exceptional life.
As part of
LEAP Multi Academy Trust, “Achieving Excellence” is our overriding
priority. We place students at the centre of everything we do, creating a
culture of success and a love of learning which enhances students’ achievements
and their personal, social and emotional development. Our ambitious and emerging Multi Academy
Trust currently comprises of three secondary academies serving nearly 4000
young people, with the other two sister academies situated in Rotherham. This
is an exciting opportunity for ambitious colleagues to be part of this journey.
The Learner Engagement and
Achievement Partnership is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare
of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share
this commitment. This post involves
working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply
for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the disclosure of
criminal records can be found at https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
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