Teacher of Design & Technology Leek High School, Leek, Staffordshire

Job description

Are you an ambitious and dynamic teacher of D&T preferably specialising in Engineering? We are looking to appoint an innovative teacher, who is passionate about their subject and has a ‘can do’ attitude. You will be joining a forward-thinking department that offers a range of GCSE and BTEC courses.

Can you inspire our students to be the best they can be? Can you drive high levels of achievement for all students? We have a great platform on which to build; in January this year, Ofsted inspectors found that:
“Pupils have positive attitudes to learning and they behave well”
“Relationships are respectful throughout the school”
“Staff know pupils well and pupils trust their teachers”
“The school’s curriculum includes courses which prepare pupils well for their next steps. It offers a range of academic and vocational courses. Pupils are given support to make option choices based on their needs”

We encourage talented, ambitious teachers to come and see what a genuine opportunity this role presents.

The Trust is an equal opportunities employer committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and these positions are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree is essential

Essential qualifications

PGCE or QTS is essential

Essential skills and experience

We would prefer the candidate to have experience of working in Design & Technology and it would be ideal if they specialised in Engineering.

About Leek High School

The Talentum Learning Trust, consisting of eight schools including Churnet View Middle School, Leek High School and Westwood College, is set in the beautiful surroundings of the Staffordshire Moorlands. Leek High School is a well-established and successful 13-19 secondary school and shares a joint sixth form with Leek High School.

Springfield Road, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6EU
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