Teacher of Design Technology Cardinal Allen Catholic High School, Fleetwood, Fleetwood, Lancashire

Job description

The governors of this very successful Catholic high school wish to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Teacher of Design Technology. This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate of the highest calibre to join our very successful Design Technology team – a team that regularly achieves the best examination results in the school. We are seeking a colleague who has the ability to enthuse and motivate our pupils and who has the determination to continue to develop as a professional. This post is suitable for both NQTs and for those wishing to further develop their career in teaching. Governors would be delighted to award a temporary, two year TLR, to an exceptional candidate with a proven track record.

The successful candidate will:
- Be an excellent Design Technology teacher who is passionate about teaching, committed to working together and sharing ideas
- Have the knowledge and capacity to teach across the full age and ability range
- Be enthusiastic, resourceful and keen to ensure that the highest possible standards of pupil achievement, personal development and well-being are achieved
- Be willing to go the extra mile for our pupils

Cardinal Allen is a forward looking, oversubscribed, “outstanding Catholic school”. Ofsted judged both leadership and behaviour as outstanding and we are determined to continue to provide the very best for the pupils in our care. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

Application forms and further details are available via the school website or by contacting the school. Candidates are more than welcome to call the Headteacher for an informal discussion or to visit the school prior to application. Closing date for applications is Wednesday 4th March 2020. Applications should be sent to recruitment@cardinalallen.co.uk.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status
If a trainee or recently qualified teacher - successful placements
If a serving teacher - successful preparation of candidates for public examination
Involvement in the development of the Design Technology curriculum

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Recognised and relevant degree
Evidence of appropriate personal and professional devleopment

Essential skills and experience

It is expected that the candidate will have a broad range of expertise and be willing to develop new skills. We have a particular interest in people with good CAD/CAM skills and good or developing construction skills. We expect candidates to have fluid design skills both by hand and using CAD.

Employee benefits

Potential TLR for an exceptional teacher with a proven track record

About Cardinal Allen Catholic High School, Fleetwood

Melbourne Avenue, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 8AY
LA Maintained School
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