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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    4 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    25 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

QTS Pay Scale plus inner London Weighting

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a teacher who has:

  • A genuineaptitudefor teaching Design & Technology, which is clearly demonstrated in the classroom
  • Has multiple skills within design technology and can confidently teach across Product Design, Textiles, CAD/CAM, Food Preporation and Nutrition at KS3 with a specialism at KS4
  • Willingness to learn new or unfamiliar areas of Design and Technology
  • A proven record ofdelivering high-qualitylessonsresulting in excellentoutcomes.
  • Ability to work within and add value to an alreadyhighly effective, creative,and motivatedteam.
  • The ability to develop and constantly modify exceptional practice in-line with a continually changingclimate.
  • A desire to further raise overall achievement and success of Design & Technologywithin the school.

What the school offers its staff

As a member of staff at Woolwich Polytechnic School we can offer you:

  • Opportunities to contribute ideas and develop initiatives that improve the school
  • Outstanding staff: professional, supportive and committed
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Excellent professional development
  • The opportunity to play your part to help provide a rewarding environment where students and staff feel valued and supported and everyone feels part of the ‘Poly Family’
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Opportunities to collaborate with outstanding and dynamic teaching professionals
  • Access to various discounts for a small monthly fee
  • An employee assistance programme
  • Season ticket loans
  • Finders fees for personal introductions of staff that we employ
  • Excellent catering facilities with complimentary daily coffee for staff
  • Secure on-site parking
  • A focus on wellbeing with a dedicated wellbeing committee to liaise with SLT

Further details about the role

Woolwich Polytechnic School for Girls are looking to appoint an exceptional teacher of Design & Technology with a dynamic and inspirational approach to teaching, an individual that will become an integral part of the department, who will support the department in achieving its ambitious targets and goals. We would like a teacher who believes in collaboration both for students and when working with colleagues. The ideal candidate will be expected to contribute to extra-curricular activities within the department as well as the pastoral life of the school as a form tutor.

Commitment to safeguarding

PolyMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service, along with other relevant employment checks, including overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction, which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

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About Woolwich Polytechnic School for Girls

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
943 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
02083107000

PolyMAT is a small and ambitious MAT with a unique family feel . Our vision is ‘Success for Everyone’ and the successful candidate will help deliver this for our schools. We currently have three schools in our Trust: Woolwich Polytechnic School for Boys, a long-successful boys’ school, Woolwich Polytechnic School for Girls that opened in 2019, and Bannockburn Primary School, a large successful primary that joined the Trust on 1st November 2023. We also have our flourishing Sixth Form provision which is co-educational.

Following the success of our first ever Ofsted inspection at Woolwich Polytechnic School for Girls, we are looking for dedicated teachers that will join us on our journey in delivering an outstanding education for all our students. By joining us, you will play a vital role in supporting our girls to grow as women whose voices are heard and respected. Through this, we hope that they will become influential mothers, sisters, carers, friends and, ultimately, successful and happy members of society.

As a school community and Trust, we place significant value on our professional working relationships with others. Therefore, we are looking for individuals who will be committed to forming strong relationships with other colleagues and stakeholders so that we can be united in achieving our shared vision and goals.

Our Trust and our schools pride themselves on a culture of high standards delivered through our values of Care and Unity. We provide a rewarding environment where students and staff feel valued and supported.
Working for PolyMAT may also present the unique opportunity for staff to teach across both schools and for candidates to join our recruitment pool for further openings.

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