Teacher of Food and Nutrition

Smithdon High School, Hunstanton, Norfolk


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Design Technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406

Job summary

Smithdon High School part of West Norfolk Academies Trust is seeking to recruit a Teacher of Food and Nutrition.

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher to join our Technology faculty. If you are passionate about Food and Nutrition and can share this with the students then you can make an important contribution to our department.

NQT applications are welcomed.

MPS/UPS as appropriate

To learn more about Smithdon High School, please visit www.smithdon.norfolk.sch.uk. For further information please contact recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk

For a Job Description, Person Specification and to apply please complete an application form (please note there are 3 separate parts to each application form) and return it along with a covering letter to the HR Department at Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, PE30 4AW, or email to recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk .

Application closing date 22nd November 2019 - Please note that we reserve the right to close this application early if a viable field is received prior to this closing date. Potential applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All staff will be subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching to GCSE and evidence of contribution outside of the classroom.
An understanding of the use of data in promoting pupil achievement and attainment
Skills and knowledge to deal with student safety and behaviour
Setting high standards to staff and students by personal example
Ability to gain parental support and co-operation
Ability to work effectively under pressure
Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
Commitment to continued personal development
Ability to focus on standards and the belief that all students can succeed given the right opportunity and support
Demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities
Ability to achieve value for money within the designated budget
IT literate.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 571 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Smithdon High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk

School location

Downs Road, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 5HY