23 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    13 October 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    13 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Contract type
£25,079 - £40,447

Job summary

  • Teacher of Engineering

    We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Engineering, who can teach KS4 and KS5 Engineering to join our University Technical College (UTC). The post could be tailored to suit a candidate that has a product design, maths or physics experience. The courses offered are OCR Cambridge National Level 2 and BTEC Extended Diploma in Engineering Level 3.

    The UTC opened in September 2015 in a new state of the art building. This is not only a relatively new school, but a new approach to educating 14-19 year olds; which is possibly the most exciting change in the education landscape in decades. More information can be found on our website www.utcoxfordshire.org.uk.

    All students at UTC Oxfordshire specialise in either Engineering or Science; at 14 they will also study a broad and balanced curriculum and at Post 16 the curriculum becomes more specialist with A levels in Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science. In addition, students can study a specialist BTEC Level 3 course in Engineering or IT/Computing. At capacity, we will be educating 600 students who will all have a passion for Engineering or Computing; it truly is an inspirational environment.

    This role will provide you with:

    • Focused teaching - only teaching KS4 and KS5 classes

    • Small class sizes

    • Passionate students

    • Opportunities for career development as the UTC grows and across Activate

      Learning Education Trust (ALET).

    • An opportunity to be at the forefront of STEM education

      If you believe that this is an environment where you can thrive, develop and substantially contribute to an exciting future for UTC Oxfordshire, then you are encouraged to explore further by contacting the Head of Engineering, GPhillps@utcoxfordshire.org.uk, for a more detailed discussion, if required. Please complete an application together with a supporting letter and return to hr@utcoxfordshire.org.uk

      Application Deadline : 13th October 2021

      Interviews : week commencing 18th October 2021

      Salary : £25,079 - £40,447

      Start Date : 1st January 2022 or earlier

      We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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    School overview

    School type
    Free School, ages 14 to 19
    Education phase
    School size
    333 pupils enrolled
    Age range
    14 to 19

    About UTC Oxfordshire

    UTC Oxfordshire is a specialist science and engineering school which works to ensure students have the skills, knowledge and experience that leading employers are looking for, as well as achieving their academic potential. Our school hours are 8.30am to 4pm. UTC Oxfordshire is centrally located with excellent transport links close by.

    School location

    Greenwood Way, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 6BZ

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