Teacher of DT The Hastings Academy, Hastings, East Sussex

Job description

The Hastings Academy opened on 1st September 2011 and achieved a 'Good' Ofsted inspection in February 2018. Our mission is to create a culture of innovation and excellence that unlocks the potential of every student. We are committed to providing outstanding learning experiences for all our students to enable them to develop as confident, independent individuals.

The Hastings Academy require an experienced teacher to join our enthusiastic team who can contribute to raising standards in the classroom from KS3 to KS4.

We are looking for:

·a specialist committed to the progress of ALL students in DT

·someone with enthusiasm, presence and authority who can deliver consistently good or better lessons

·a team member who will collaborate with colleagues to ensure the progress of students

We can offer you:

·the opportunity to work within an Academy recently classified as ‘Good’ by Ofsted

·a calm, positive and innovative learning environment

·excellent facilities and resources for staff and students

·excellent professional development opportunities

Benefits

We offer a wide range of exciting and useful employee benefits to all our employees, including: flexible working to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive annual leave entitlement, maternity and paternity leave, and discounts and offers with popular retailers.

We believe in the power of motivated and happy staff, which is why we seek to enrich and reward our employees wherever we can.

Apply

To arrange a visit to the academy or to have an informal discussion then please contact the Harriet Catt, PA to Principal on 01424 711950 or email h.catt@hasla.org.uk
To view the job description and apply for this role please visit https://careers.brightonacademiestrust.org.uk

The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the closing date or close the role early if sufficient applications are received.

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Essential educational requirements

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA

Qualification criteria
• Degree / Qualified Teacher Status
• Permitted to work in the UK
• Evidence of relevant and substantial CPD

Essential qualifications

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA

Qualification criteria
• Degree / Qualified Teacher Status
• Permitted to work in the UK
• Evidence of relevant and substantial CPD

Essential skills and experience

Ethos, Skills and Knowledge
• Commitment to fully inclusive education
• Commitment to the pursuit of high standards – academic and behavioural
• Commitment to staff participation in decision making
• Commitment to quality provision for SEN students
• Commitment to equal opportunities
• The ability to work in a fast moving and constantly changing environment
• Effective teaching, student management and communication skills
Personal Qualities
• Vision, warmth, energy, resilience, enthusiasm and caring

Employee benefits

Benefits

We offer a wide range of exciting and useful employee benefits to all our employees, including: flexible working to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive annual leave entitlement, maternity and paternity leave, and discounts and offers with popular retailers.


About The Hastings Academy

Our staff are rightly proud to be effecting change at The Hastings Academy and believe that the education provided to our students, will enable them to find success, be happy in their learning and achieve their goals. We greatly value and encourage our community to work with us in our endeavour to help each child realise their potential and we are relentless in pursuing every avenue and form of support to ensure we fulfil this promise. All who work and are a part of The Hastings Academy are continually striving to ensure we are the academy of choice for our community and therefore, we actively encourage prospective parents, carers and students to come and visit our place of learning. We look forward to seeing you.

Address
Rye Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN35 5DN
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Hastings Academy website (opens in a new window)