Teacher of Design & Technology with Resistant Materials and Graphics Specialism

Little Ilford School, London


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Design and technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £30,480

Job summary

This is a fantastic opportunity to teach in a well led, collaborative and supportive DT faculty. Little Ilford is a friendly, inclusive and oversubscribed school in Newham making a big difference to the lives of our diverse student community. We have a strong reputation and high expectations of both students and staff and consider this to be an exciting place to work and develop, where creativity and innovation are nurtured. Our targets for attainment and progress are challenging, but staff have the focus and determination to realise them for the benefit of our students. We really know our students, and focus on them as individuals. Pastoral systems are strong and we value a curriculum offer and activities that educate the whole child.

As a school we are absolutely committed to ensuring that all staff have access to comprehensive professional development and have developed an exciting and impactful programme designed to offer training that makes a real difference. We value a good home/work balance and do what we can to support our staff in this respect.

We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic and high calibre DT teacher who has exceptional subject knowledge in Resistant Materials and Graphics to join our energetic and dynamic team. You will work in the DT team ensuring that the quality of teaching and learning in your DT lessons is outstanding, keeping up to date with curricular developments and helping to ensure that the DT is popular and successful within the curriculum. You will engage and inspire our students in the subject, allowing them to make outstanding progress and achieve strong results.

We will support and develop you to become an outstanding teacher and provide working partnership opportunities with other schools and departments. We are an aspirational, reflective and creative learning community where all adults are learners who take risks in order to achieve excellent results for our students.

We look forward to your application.

To apply, obtain further information or for an informal discussion please contact Mehz Karim on 020 8928 3548 /email m.karim@littleilford.org
There is no closing date for applications - we will shortlist as soon as we have a strong field.

Little Ilford School, Rectory Road, Manor Park, London E12 6JB

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful candidates.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Knowledge of Curriculum and SEN Code of Practice
Willingness to develop own expertise
Strong academic record in the subject

Essential skills and experience

Clear verbal communication
Able to communicate clearly in writing
Able to work well as part of a team
Commitment to promote student achievement
Commitment to developing the ethos of the school
I.T. Skills
Ability to manage and adapt to change
Commitment to school and LA Equal Opportunities Policy & Practice
Excellent attendance and punctuality

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1434 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Little Ilford School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email m.karim@littleilford.org

About Little Ilford School

School location

Rectory Road, London, E12 6JB