TEACHER OF DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY The Cotswold Academy, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Job description

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly talented NQT or experienced teacher, who wishes to make a real impact in this “truly exceptional school” where “behaviour is outstanding” (Ofsted).

From September 2020, we are seeking to appoint an inspirational and talented teacher to join our innovative and successful Design and Technology Department.

An enthusiastic and committed teacher who can demonstrate experience of raising attainment in D&T across all Key Stages
An outstanding classroom practitioner with the ability to share good practice and improve outcomes for all students
A self motivated and reflective teacher who is keen to develop further and to work collaboratively with staff
A teacher with a specialism in Product Design and an interest in developing the profile of CAD/CAM

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Right to Work in the UK

Essential skills and experience

Highly qualified and motivated with a proven track record of being an outstanding teacher

Employee benefits

An excellent D&T Department with GCSE and A Level results well above the national average
Enthusiastic, hardworking and responsive students
Employee benefits including an Employee Assistance Scheme and Cycle to Work Scheme
Free parking

About The Cotswold Academy

The Cotswold School based in Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, is an outstanding, caring secondary comprehensive school. The School is a highly popular, happy and successful 11-18 Academy school set in beautiful, rural surroundings between Cheltenham and Oxford. At the School is an incredible group of staff who do go that extra mile to provide our pupils with an outstanding education. Our values of friendship and knowledge underpin all our activities across a broad spectrum of subjects and extra-curriculum offerings. The Cotswold School has earned a superb reputation, locally and nationally, consistently appearing among the top state schools at both GCSE and A Level for many years In September 2016, The Cotswold School was awarded ‘The Sunday Times Comprehensive School of the Year’ – an award based on A*/A grades at GCSE and A*-B grades at A-Level The Cotswold School has, for the fourth consecutive time, received Outstanding Ofsted across all categories

The Avenue, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BD
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