Teacher of Design & Technology

Weald School, The, Billingshurst, West Sussex

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Job details

Subject Design Technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job description

Teacher of Design & Technology

Full time or part time, permanent post from September 2020

Teachers’ Main Pay Range / Upper Pay Range

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, talented, committed and inspiring teacher of Design & Technology to join the department from September 2020, on a full time, permanent basis. This position is suitable for NQT and those returning to teaching.

The Weald is an outstanding, high achieving, popular and oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school, situated in the heart of the West Sussex countryside, 10 minutes from Horsham, 35 minutes from Guildford and Brighton, and an hour by train to London. The school has an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and we pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every child is important. Ofsted judged the school “Outstanding in all areas”. Our three-year rolling average Progress 8 results places us in the top 20% of schools nationally for progress.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and hard-working teacher who meets the criteria below:

● A well-qualified (with Qualified Teacher Status) and enthusiastic teacher of technology who can inspire and engage young people

● A passion for designing and making, and the ability to teach technology at KS3 and KS4 - including Product Design

● The ability to teach Product Design to A level advantageous

● The ability to motivate students and achieve excellent results

● Excellent organisational and IT skills

● The capacity to work collaboratively as part of a team

● A passion for excellence and for the subject

● A willingness to be a form tutor, including the delivery of PSHE

We offer you:

● A positive and innovative learning culture supported by staff, parents and governors

● Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and behave well in lessons and around the school

● A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff who are committed to raising student achievement even further

If you relish the opportunity of working with highly motivated students in a supportive and stimulating professional environment, The Weald School would welcome your application. We also welcome visits to the school from interested candidates. Please contact Yvonne Clements, Headteacher’s PA (yclements@theweald.org.uk), if you would like to arrange a visit.

An application pack may be downloaded from our website www.theweald.org.uk. Please note that an application form must be completed for this post and should be returned to jobs@theweald.org.uk.

The closing date for applications is 10am Tuesday 31 March 2020.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1713 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Weald School, The website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@theweald.org.uk

About Weald School, The

The Weald is an outstanding, high achieving, popular and oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school, situated in the heart of the West Sussex countryside, 10 minutes from Horsham, 35 minutes from Guildford and Brighton, and an hour by train to London. The school has an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and we pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every child is important. The school was judged to be “Outstanding in all areas” by Ofsted. Our three year rolling average Progress 8 results places us in the top 20% of schools nationally for progress.

School location

Station Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9RY