Teacher of Design and Technology

The Grey Coat Hospital, London, SW1P 2DY

4 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    25 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    27 April 2022

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Teacher of Design and Technology job summary

The Grey Coat Hospital is seeking to recruit an outstanding Design & Technology teacher into a very successful and high performing department which offers Product Design and Textiles. (We do not offer a Food Technology curriculum.)

We are looking for someone who will:
• be an enthusiastic, inspiring and creative teacher
• have excellent subject knowledge
• be able to commit and contribute to the continuing success of the department and the school
• be able to, effectively and confidently, teach KS5

The school has an excellent programme of support for all new staff and is committed to professional development. We actively encourage teachers to explore innovative approaches to teaching and learning.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

For further information including an advert, job description and application form, please refer to the links on our website www.gch.org.uk.

Please address any additional queries to: recruitment@gch.org.uk.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 23rd May 2022.

Closing date for applications: 25th May 2022, 12:00 noon

Applying for the job

Download the Grey Coat Hospital application form attachment and return it to:recruitment@gch.org.uk

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About The Grey Coat Hospital

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1100 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The Grey Coat Hospital, founded in 1698, is a Church of England comprehensive school for girls aged eleven to eighteen with a mixed Sixth Form. The historic foundation of the school and its current ethos are rooted in a confident and generous Christian faith and practice, which welcomes students and staff of all backgrounds and beliefs. The school is situated in the heart of central London close to excellent transport links.

We are a heavily oversubscribed comprehensive school for girls with excellent GCSE results. 91% of students attained 5+ subjects overall including 9-4 English and Maths. 43% of all grades attained in all subjects at KS4 were A*-A or 7-9. We also have a large sixth form of 240 students where students achieve outstanding results with a percentage of top grades well above the national average.

The Grey Coat Hospital, when last inspected, was judged to be ‘outstanding’ by OFSTED in March 2009. In 2020, the School achieved ‘excellent’ in the Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools. We are proud of our ethos of continued self-improvement, which characterises every aspect of our culturally diverse school. The school is committed to building on our passion for excellent teaching and learning as well as continuing to place an emphasis on our language specialism and international ethos.

Arranging a visit to The Grey Coat Hospital

No visits are currently allowed, however short listed candidates will be given a tour of the school on the day of interviews.

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