Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    1/9/2023 or sooner if possible

  • Closing date

    23 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Teacher of Food Technology.

The successful candidates will be highly motivated, able to work on their own initiative and solution oriented.

We are looking for an inspirational, enthusiastic full-time or part-time Food Preparation and Nutrition specialist to join our supportive, experienced, happy Design Technology team from September 2023 or sooner. You will be working alongside our existing Food Technology specialist, delivering KS3 & KS4courses. This role is suitable for an NQT or someone early in their teaching career. You will have your own food classroom, with dedicated Food Technician support, to deliver exciting, creative, fun, innovative lessons to all our students. Food is a highly successful and very popular subject at BCHS where pupils thrive and enjoy learning.

The ideal candidate will be passionate and excited about teaching Food and will have the drive, commitment, passion and ability to enthuse, inspire and motivate your students. We currently offer Food Technology at KS3 and WJEC Food Preparation & Nutrition and Hospitality & Catering courses at KS4.

What the school offers its staff

We are committed to developing our staff, you will be involved in a development pathway that is relevant to the stage you are at in your career.

BCHS is a Good school where we put our children at the forefront of everything we do. We are a successful, improving and ambitious school with Teaching and Learning integral to all we do, therefore, we are committed to high quality CPD for all staff. You will be actively supported to develop your craft and your career during your time here.

BCHS is part of a multi academy trust, Champion Education Trust. As part of the Trust BCHS work with Crosshill Special School and Lotus School in Blackpool. This is an exciting time to join a developing Trust whose ethos and values are to support students to be “the best that they can be”. More information on the MAT can be found on the school website and during the interview process.

Further details about the role

Interviews will take place on Thursday 30th March 2023

Applying for the job

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About Blackburn Central High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
900 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01254 505700

We are a popular, thriving school based in the heart of our community. We were awarded most improved school in the country by the Department for Education, and Ofsted have congratulated our staff for being “determined and successful in improving teaching and students’ achievement”. There are no secrets to an excellent education: it entails good teaching and learning, strong support and hard work. We pride ourselves on knowing and caring for all our students whilst having high expectations and ambitions for them all. We want the best for all our students, we want them to stretch themselves and reach further than they ever thought possible. Our students aspire and achieve in both their academic and personal development. We are very proud of our students at Blackburn Central High School. They are smart, successful, polite, well behaved and keen to learn. Positive relationships between staff and students are key to our success as we know young people are inspired to learn from the people they trust and respect. Mrs Shanaz Hussain Headteacher

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