Teacher of Food Technology

Eggbuckland Community College, Plymouth, Devon


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Teacher of Food Technology
MPS/UPS, permanent, full-time

Eggbuckland Community College is the lead school in a cross-phase Multi-Academy Trust with Austin Farm Academy. Our aspiration is for all students to leave with the skills, qualities and achievements they need to succeed in life. Pivotal to securing this vision is our commitment to the recruitment and professional development of teaching and support staff of the highest quality.

Required from September 2020, NQTs are welcome to apply. The type of teacher we want to appoint:

• has a degree in a Technology-related specialism
• is a dynamic and innovative classroom practitioner
• is able to teach the full ability range
• is creative with the flair and vision to identify and develop cross-curricular themes and links
• enjoys good relationships with students and staff
• is organised, efficient, flexible and unflappable!

Please download further details and an application form from the College website www.eggbuckland.org.uk/recruitment-opportunities. Visits to the College are warmly welcomed.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful candidates will undergo an enhanced DBS check as well as scrutiny of their references and employment history.

Closing date: 9am, Friday 28th February 2020
Interviews to be held in the week beginning 2nd March 2020

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Essential skills and experience

In addition to working within their specialism, it would be beneficial if the successful candidate is competent to teach all areas of Design and Technology to Key Stage 3. We would like to further develop implementation of the curriculum as it is adjusted to better meet the needs of both current exam specifications and the Colleges’ philosophy to learning.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 958 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Eggbuckland Community College website (opens in a new window)
Contact email cmccoy@eggbuckland.com

About Eggbuckland Community College

Eggbuckland Community College is the lead school in a cross-phase Multi-Academy Trust with Austin Farm Academy. Eggbuckland is a highly ambitious school with the very highest expectations of our staff, our students and our community. We aim to offer our students an education that not only prepares them for their next steps in life, but enables them to shine. Central to this is the recruitment of high-quality staff who share our values and vision.

School location

Westcott Close, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 5YB