Teacher of DT (Maternity Cover) Kingsdown School, Swindon

Job description

The Governing Body, Trust and Headteacher seek to appoint an inspiring teacher of Design Technology to cover a period of maternity leave, ideally a Food and Textiles specialism but we encourage all specialisms to apply.

Kingsdown School is at a very exciting stage in its history. From September 2017 we welcomed a:
• New Headteacher
• New Chair of Governors, and we
• Became an official partner of the River Learning Trust

In January we set the new vision – “a school of excellence bursting with pride and ambition”
and a new mission statement – “to champion each and every student”

This exciting and challenging post requires an enthusiastic, hardworking, conscientious and energetic individual with a strong track record. You will need to display a passion for Design Technology which is evident in your day to day classroom practice, and the ability to work in collaboration with other members of staff to develop and manage projects is essential. Applications from NQTs are welcome and encouraged.

The subjects of Design Technology sits within the School of Learning for Science and Technology.
We can offer you:
• the opportunity to work with an incredibly strong, talented and committed team
• excellent facilities and resources
• an ambitious and dedicated student community with supportive parents
• high quality CPD to develop your career
• extended opportunities to network across the RLT

Essential educational requirements

PGCE

Essential qualifications

QTS/QTLS

Essential skills and experience

This exciting and challenging post requires an enthusiastic, hardworking, conscientious and energetic individual with a strong track record. You will need to display a passion for Design Technology which is evident in your day to day classroom practice, and the ability to work in collaboration with other members of staff to develop and manage projects is essential. Applications from NQTs are welcome and encouraged.


About Kingsdown School

Address
Hyde Rd, Swindon, SN2 7SH
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy