2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    11 May 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    21 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Art and design, Design and technology
Working pattern
Part-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (12 MONTHS - 1 SEPTEMBER 2021 UNTIL 31 AUGUST 2022)
Main Pay Scale and Upper Pay Scale considered

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding part time Teacher of Design and Technology to join our successful Performing, Creative, Arts and Technology (PCAT) team in this high-performing and inclusive 11-18 academy school with over 1100 students on roll and growing. This is an exciting opportunity to join this highly successful academy and lead school in the Cheshire Vale Teaching School Alliance where teamwork, leadership, and enthusiasm for learning are all notable strengths. We require a teacher to teach Design and Technology and some Art to Key Stage 3 students.
Rated as Outstanding by Ofsted: ‘The ethos and culture of the school develop both students and staff equally well and create an enthusiasm for learning.’ ‘The sixth form is outstanding. It is highly successful in helping students to move on to higher education, training or employment.’ ‘Leaders at all levels, managers and governors are relentless in their drive to bring about further improvement, particularly to the quality of teaching and students’ achievement.’
You will:
• Be an inspirational Teacher of Design and Technology
• Be highly organised, and passionate about ensuring excellence for all in teaching, learning and achievement
• Be aspirational about your own professional development and have excellent communication and motivational skills
• Be committed to providing the best possible opportunities for all our young people

We can offer you:
• Support and challenge from a high performing leadership team
• The scope to be creative and innovative in developing approaches to teaching, learning and the curriculum

You will find a school and sixth form that build strong partnerships between staff, students, parents and the wider community. We have a talented hardworking staff, united in their belief that only the best is good enough for our young people. If you are approachable, able to inspire, challenge and develop colleagues, and want to share your vision, passion and energy through leading in this key role, then this may be the job for you!
Application forms and further details: Available to download from www.tarporleyhigh.co.uk
Applications to be sent to pzborowski@tarporleyhigh.co.uk

Closing date: Tuesday 11th May by 12 noon
Video Conferencing Interviews will take place during w/c 17th May
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory check supplied by the Disclosure and Barring Service. The check will include any cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.

Applying for the job

Please complete the Tarporley High School application form
(available on our website) and return your application information either by post or email to pzborowski@tarporleyhigh.co.uk
Please clearly indicate in your details of previous employment the types and the sizes of schools in which you have been employed, if applicable, clearly indicating dates of employment and accounting for any breaks in employment, and clearly indicating the grade/class/level of all qualifications cited.
Please note that if you do not provide the information requested, it may affect your chances of being shortlisted for the post.
Please ensure that you give e-mail addresses for your referees.
Please write a letter of application no longer than two sides of A4. A concise Curriculum Vitae may be submitted in addition to but not instead of the completed form. In your letter, you should outline:-

• Why are applying for this post
• The skills and qualities you would bring to the role of Teacher of Design and Technology

Please confirm your e-mail address as shortlisted candidates will receive an invitation to interview via e-mail.
You can send your application by email to pzborowski@tarporleyhigh.co.uk

Thank you again for your interest in this post. Any queries you have should be directed to Pamela Zborowski (01829 732558) in the first place. We will do our best to help.

Key Dates:
• Closing Date: Tuesday 11 May 2021
• Interview Date: w/c 17 May 2021

Relevant Website Addresses:-
• Tarporley High School – www.tarporleyhigh.co.uk
• Ofsted Inspection Report – www.ofsted.gov.uk
• Cheshire West and Chester LA – www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Check.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1185 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01829 732558

About Tarporley High School and Sixth Form College

Academy School

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School location

Eaton Road, Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 0BL

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