Teacher of Engineering (Secondary)

John Whitgift Academy, Grimsby, Lincolnshire


Job details

Subject Design Technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

To carry out the professional duties of a teacher in accordance with the academy policies
Promote achievement of high standards through effective teaching and learning
Supervision and progress of students in allocated classes
Supervision of work of any classroom support staff during times they are allocated to classes

Essential educational requirements

Good literacy and numeracy standard

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Strong secure subject knowledge of Engineering to GCSE
Awareness of the strategies available for improving the teaching and learning of all students
Good understanding of the curriculum development in the specific subject area
Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies
Understanding of assessment for learning and improving students' performance

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 519 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website John Whitgift Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email info@johnwhitgift.org.uk

About John Whitgift Academy

"John Whitgift Academy is the highest performing academy in North East Lincolnshire and is in the top 4% of most improved academies in the country. Its student population is rapidly growing with numbers leaving in 2019 compared to those joining, increasing by 200%. Behaviour is good with a relentless focus upon learning, aspiration and in establishing quality effective relationships between students, staff and the local community. Outcomes in 2018 were above national average in all main categories and the academy is very fortunate to have exceptional facilities, such as swimming pools, an engineering base and a 220 seat private cinema." Rob Spendlow, Principal.

The latest Ofsted report showed that leadership and management was 'Good' along with its behaviour and welfare.

School location

Crosland Road, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, DN37 9EH