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TEACHER OF DT (maternity cover)

The Tiffin Girls' School, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey

Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Design and technology
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary MPS/UPR (OUTER LONDON)

Job summary

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Teacher of DT, who has the knowledge and love of their subject to inspire students, in a school where a ‘Love of Learning’ is evident in every student interaction.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a department where creativity merges with design and engineering to stunning effect. The dedicated work of the DT department and enthusiasm for the subject has resulted in two Sixth Form students recently receiving Arkwright Scholarships.

This post would suit someone able to teach Resistant Materials to KS4 and all areas at KS3. The successful candidate could be a well-qualified new entrant to the profession, or someone who wants to broaden their experiences in a high achieving context.

Candidates suitable for the role will:
• be able to teach Resistant Materials to KS4.
• be at an advantage if they can Product Design to KS5 and Food Technology to KS3
• be an excellent classroom practitioner
• be able to stretch and challenge able students to achieve highly
• have the ability to communicate effectively with all staff, students and parents

Employee benefits

Teaching Staff benefits:

• Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme: the school contributes 23.68% of salary
• Generous Teaching & Learning Responsibility allowances to recognise positions of responsibility
• The opportunity to participate in a wide range of working parties to enhance and influence working practices and pedagogy irrespective of your experience
• A structured CPD programme with elements of selective CPD so that you can tailor your personal development to meet your needs

Applying for the job

Please apply using the attached job application form

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Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1190 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Tiffin Girls' School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@tiffingirls.org
Contact phone number 02085460073

About The Tiffin Girls' School

The Tiffin Girls’ School, a selective state school and stand-alone Academy, is a vibrant and happy community where the girls take centre stage. The school is currently home to 1,160 girls, aged between 11 and 18, and for 138 years has been providing an education where girls can live up to the school’s motto sapere aude - dare to be wise. The school prides itself on encouraging girls to aspire to excellence in everything they do, whether that be: academic excellence, a passion and enthusiasm for the creative and performing arts, sporting prowess, or student leadership. A broad and challenging curriculum sits alongside a stimulating and rewarding range of extracurricular activities, many of which are student-led, and these elements of school life combine to develop inquisitive, confident, dynamic and successful young women ready for their future lives as global citizens.

Arranging a visit to The Tiffin Girls' School

Please email recruitment@tiffingirls.org

School location

Richmond Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT2 5PL

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