7 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    2 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    29 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Design and technology

Working pattern

Part time: 0.4 - 0.6fte

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPR - UPR

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to teach Design Technology across both key stages. The successful candidate will be passionate about teaching their subject, committed to motivating students to reach their full potential and will contribute to our whole school development and the raising of standards.

The successful candidate will be joining a small and very supportive department and supporting the head of faculty in improving student outcomes further.

The post would be suitable for a new entrant to the profession or a colleague seeking to broaden their experience. Claydon High School provides an excellent support programme for newly appointed staff. Visitors and prospective colleagues often comment on the warm welcome they receive here and as a staff we work collaboratively together and support each other.

The Design Technology faculty have developed curriculum provision at KS3 and are looking forward to embedding the new programmes of study at GCSE. The successful candidate will be looking to contribute to these developments, able to demonstrate an innovative and interactive style of teaching and contribute to the wider life of the school.

What the school offers its staff

Claydon High School and Penrose Learning Trust provide an excellent support programme for newly appointed staff. We pride ourselves on our positive hardworking ethos and collegiate atmosphere.

We offer:

  • new staff training and induction with ongoing support;
  • continuous professional development opportunities;
  • bespoke support for career development.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Claydon High School is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to applications@penroselearningtrust.uk

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About Claydon High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
774 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01473 836 110

Claydon High School is a popular, oversubscribed and friendly comprehensive school on the outskirts of Ipswich; we are situated close to the A14 with easy transport links across Suffolk and into Essex.

We are a small school with 776 students on roll which means that there is a close working relationship with all the staff and students in the school.

As part of the South Suffolk Learning Trust we also work closely with other schools within the MAT to achieve “excellence through collaboration”.

Arranging a visit to Claydon High School

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