Teacher of Design and Technology John O'gaunt School, Hungerford, Berkshire

Job description

Are you looking for a challenge?

We are looking for an aspirational teacher to teach Design and Technology at John O’Gaunt School. Do you have the drive and enthusiasm to make a real impact on children's life chances by teaching this fascinating and engaging subject?

Excalibur Academies Trust is growing, creating opportunities for ambitious, innovative and outward looking professionals with a desire to progress and develop. You will be required to teach all abilities across KS3 and KS4 to GCSE level and all disciplines of Design and Technology.

Success in this role will give you access to opportunities to work at St John's Marlborough and other schools in the Trust broadening your vision, skills and experience including A'level teaching. Our established programme of collaborative working can mean you gain experience across different key stages with access to like minded professionals to support and inspire you.

This is an exciting time to join John O’Gaunt, recently judged 'good' by Ofsted. We are continuously improving our academic success and ensuring that all students are equipped with the knowledge and behaviours that will underpin their future success. Our teaching philosophy is secured on a bedrock of teamwork - evident right across the whole school.

Contract type: Fixed Term / Full Time (or 0.8 FTE)

Start date: ASAP

Teaching requirement: KS3 & KS4 all abilities

Closing date for applications: 24th February 2020

Visits to the school are encouraged, please come and meet the staff and students. Contact Sarah Thorne to make an appointment or visit the Excalibur website for more information. http://excalibur.org.uk/join-us/recruitment/

Excalibur Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

Essential educational requirements

First degree + PGCE, BEd

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

D&T Teaching - all/any disciplines

Employee benefits


About John O'gaunt School

Priory Road, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 0AN