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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - The current school timetable runs from 8.30 a.m. and the post is for 32.5 hours per week.

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

M1 - UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a motivated, enthusiastic and inspirational teacher for the Design and Technology faculty. The strength of the faculty is the breadth of the courses and opportunities offered to pupils at KS3 and KS4. The KS3 programme of study includes six modules throughout Year 7 and a more in-depth study of these modules in Years 8 and 9. The programme of study at KS3 has been devised through team work and taught using shared resources. The faculty offers Electronics, Food, CAD/CAM (Laser cutting and 3D printing which is used regularly to enhance pupils learning), Graphics, Resistant Materials and Textiles at KS3 in modular units.

At KS4, pupils are offered AQA GCSEs in both the Food Preparation and Nutrition course and the Design and Technology course with material specialisms in Timbers (Resistant Materials), Electronics and Mechanical Systems, Papers and boards (Graphics) and Textiles.

What the school offers its staff

West Park is an 11 – 16 school based in Spondon with over 1450 pupils currently on roll. As a successful Single Academy Trust, the school prides itself on exceptional pupil achievement, dynamic teaching and learning and excellent behaviour and engagement. We have a committed and talented staff team who work cohesively to get the best for all of our pupils. The pupils themselves are focused, polite, positive and determined to take full advantage of the range of opportunities provided to them. The school is supported by a dedicated leadership team who are directly responsible for shaping vision of the school.

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About West Park School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1475 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01332662337

West Park is an 11 – 16 school based in Spondon with 1409 pupils currently on roll. The school prides itself on exceptional pupil achievement, dynamic teaching and learning and excellent behaviour and engagement.

We have a committed and talented staff team who work cohesively to get the best for all of our pupils. The pupils themselves are focussed, polite, positive and determined to take full advantage of the range of opportunities provided to them.

Arranging a visit to West Park School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jason.coupland@westpark.derby.sch.uk.

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