Teacher of Design and Technology – Food Nutrition and Textiles - Part Time Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School, Crewe, Cheshire

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic teacher to join our Design and Technology Team from September 2020. The successful candidate will have the skills and knowledge to deliver an outstanding educational experience as part of a growing and successful Design and Technology Team. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent subject knowledge, the ability to engage and enthuse students of all abilities and will have the capacity to form positive, successful relationships within the team, across the school and with all students. You will be able to consistently deliver inspirational lessons in:
• Food Nutrition across KS3 and KS4
• WJEC Level 3 Diploma in Food Science and Nutrition
• KS3 Textiles
• There may also be an opportunity to teach A Level Food Nutrition
Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School and Sixth Form College can offer you the opportunity to advance your career within a supportive environment. You will be part of a highly influential Teaching School Alliance comprising of fourteen secondary schools established in developing practitioners and nurturing excellent future leaders. Whatever your aspirations, our Teaching School Alliance provides a range of professional learning and development opportunities to help you achieve your ambitions. At Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School, you will join a team of dedicated colleagues who enjoy the reward of working with an outstanding group of learners. We are committed to recognising and celebrating achievement at work, ; facilitating and delivering effective professional development,; cooperating and collaborating to be more effective in managing workload and building professional resilience.

Essential educational requirements

Good degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Background in teaching Technology - Food Nutrition and Textiles or recently qualified teacher

Employee benefits

Competitive salary and pension
Strong CPD

About Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School

Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School & Sixth Form College is a co-educational academy school based in Cheshire for students aged 11-18. It is a non-denominational school. The school became an academy in 2011 and uses a house system. Houses are used as the basis of the pastoral system at the school and each Head of House works closely with all staff to oversee the practical and behavioural issues affecting students in their house. Executive Headteacher - Denis Oliver Values and vision Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School & Sixth Form College believes that in order to develop its students and genuinely prepare them for a changing world, it must develop their sense of citizenship and seek to promote their spiritual, moral, social and cultural development at every opportunity. The school also wishes for its pupils to reflect on the values that underpin British society and life. It aims to achieve this both through its curriculum and through many other aspects of daily school life, including tutor time, assemblies, extra-curricular activities, charitable activities, and community service. The School is also dedicated to requiring all members of its community and of its visitors to demonstrate respect in their relationships with each other and in their conduct around the school.

Selkirk Drive, Crewe, Cheshire, CW4 7DX
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