We have an exciting opportunity for a teacher of Design &
Technology who is an excellent classroom practitioner, deeply committed to
improving student outcomes and passionate about teaching and learning to join
our growing and successful Design & Technology department.
We are looking for a classroom practitioner who is inspirational,
dedicated and forward-thinking; determined to raise standards across all subject
disciplines; creative, enthusiastic and committed to active learning; and an
excellent team player. You will be keen
to work with the department and our two Design & Technology technicians to
grow our course offer in response to increasing demand from students to study
Design & Technology at KS4 and KS5, with a particular focus on introducing Engineering
As a teacher you will:
excellent planning and organisational skills
and motivate all students
incredibly high expectations
that all students are capable of success.
experienced in delivering the ‘paper & board’ Design Technology GCSE course
experience of delivering Product Design A level (or have a wish to teach the
subject at A Level).
If you think you can make a difference to our students and relish
the idea of joining our successful, supportive and highly motivated team in the
delivery of an excellent education, then we want to hear from you!
Newton Abbot College is an
over-subscribed secondary school with a growing Sixth Form that is situated in
the heart of Newton Abbot, Devon. Our
mission is to support, challenge and inspire every individual to be better than
they ever dreamt they could be. To achieve this staff and students share the
same set of values and drivers that underpin an ethos of traditional values and
incredibly high expectations and a culture of high-quality teaching supported
by exceptional pastoral care. Staff wellbeing and professional development are
always a priority and we work hard to look after our staff and provide them
with opportunities to develop their practice and, if they wish, further their
careers. There is a very strong sense of
community and team at Newton Abbot College; everybody looks out for one another
and everybody is proud of their role; as together we grow our college from
strength to strength.
Newton Abbot College (“Good”
OFSTED April 2019) is part of the Ivy Learning Trust. We have exceptional
expectations of our students and staff, and we welcome applicants who share our
commitment to place student learning at the centre of everything we do. The Ivy Learning Trust is an inspiring place
to work with staff who are dedicated to increasing opportunities, maximising
outcomes and improving the life chances of all pupils. We prioritise nurturing
and developing the talent of our staff; our induction programme is excellent,
and all staff are involved in an innovative CPD programme. All Ivy Learning Trust schools form a wider
family with a vision of inspiring excellence through collaboration.
If you like what you see and read
and believe that you can support us in continuing to achieve great things here
at Newton Abbot College, then do get in touch.
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