Teacher of Design Technology

Lady Lumley's School, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8NG

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  • Expected start date

    3 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    19 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    27 April 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type



MPS/UPS - (Relocation package of up to £8000 may be available for the right candidate)

Teacher of Design Technology job summary

Teacher of Design Technology
Contract: Permanent
Hours/working pattern: Full time
Location: Lady Lumley’s School
Salary: MPS/UPS - (Relocation package of up to £8000 may be available for the right candidate)
ECT applicants are welcome to apply.
Start Date: September 2022

Lady Lumley’s School

Lady Lumley’s is an 11-18, mixed comprehensive, community school serving the town of Pickering, surrounding villages and warmly welcomes students from Scarborough to Rosedale. We strive to ‘Be our best’, working to improve the experience for all students, staff, and the community. Our broad and balanced curriculum is ambitious for all, and we place great value in academic qualifications alongside the arts and practical subjects. Set in an idyllic location, we make the most of fantastic sporting facilities and run an immensely popular Duke of Edinburgh experience alongside over 30 Enrichment clubs. Our students and staff are loyal to Lady Lumley’s and are committed to improving our learning journey, whilst celebrating success.

Lady Lumley’s benefits from the knowledge and experience of Coast and Vale Trust. We retain our unique school identity with shared ambitious vision. Through leadership development, collaboration and investment Lady Lumley’s is enabled to maintain its identity whilst belonging to a larger family of schools.

Our Opportunity

We are looking to appoint a skilled teacher to join our design technology team. We currently offer a Key Stage 3 experience that prepares students for progression to GCSE as well as instilling a lifelong love of learning. We follow the AQA specification for both GCSE and A level Design Technology.

As our new Teacher of Design Technology, you will need resilience, emotional intelligence as well as the ability to work with and take colleagues with you. Coaching and mentoring will be in your DNA. As a colleague, you will play an important role in transforming our school and build upon recent successes, you will be working closely with a team who will support, develop and challenge you.

We are looking for:

• A proven track record of raising both attainment and standards of teaching and learning within Design Technology
• A strong vision and ethos that supports our values and culture.
• Teaching experience across KS3, KS4 and KS5.
• The ability to transform children’s lives and develop a love of the subject.
• The ability to understand and apply a range of teaching strategies.
• Someone who will help to positively target and support individual learning needs.
• The ability to implement the aims and objectives of the school/trust understanding and working within school/ trust policies to achieve these aims and objectives.

Coast and Vale Learning Trust

Coast and Vale Learning Trust is a growing family of schools located on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast. The Trust was founded by Scalby Secondary School but has grown over the last few years to include Newby and Scalby Primary School, Friarage Primary School and the Scarborough University Technical College (SUTC) in Scarborough and Lady Lumley’s Secondary School in Pickering. Our ambition is to continue to welcome new schools into our Trust where we can add capacity, resources, improvement and make sure all our young people have access to the very best education.

The aim of the trust is to serve all the education community along the North Yorkshire Coast and down the Vale of Pickering. We are committed to supporting all schools in becoming great schools, whether they are part of Coast and Vale Learning Trust or not. The learners of our community deserve the best education regardless of their background or location.

Choosing where to work and who to work for is one of the vitally important decisions in life. In choosing to work for Coast and Vale Learning Trust you would be joining a team of colleagues dedicated to transforming the lives of 3000 children and young people.

We have a simple vision in wanting our schools to be places ‘where children and staff thrive’. Coast and Vale Learning Trust will work tirelessly to make this a reality.

Working For Us

As well as being committed to your ongoing development and training we also offer a range of employee benefits including a competitive salary, access to a government pension scheme, an employee assistance programme as well as a variety of retail discounts.

Application Process

Please complete the Trust’s application form which can be downloaded from NYCC Jobs or the school’s website at https://www.ladylumleys.coastandvale.academy/about-our-school/vacancies/ and email your completed form to Garry Morrison the Trust’s Recruitment Partner garry.morrison@northyorks.gov.uk Tel: 07814935700

Please contact us if you need an application form in a different format.

If you would like to discuss this vacancy or arrange to visit us please contact as described above.
ECT applicants are welcome to apply.

Closing date for receipt of application: Thursday 19th May 2022 at 9am

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people we work with and expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, all posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including an enhanced DBS check. We have a range of policies in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our Schools.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, social background, religion or belief. We want to recruit the right people for the Trust, from the widest possible backgrounds, to make the most of each individual’s different knowledge and experience.

Your privacy is important to us. By submitting your personal data or information to us, you agree this will be handled in accordance with the Trust’s “Privacy Notice Recruitment” which can be found on our website.

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About Lady Lumley's School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
Up to 1126 pupils
Age range
11 to 18
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Visit the school website on https://www.ladylumleys.coastandvale.academy

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