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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Food technology

Working pattern

Full time, flexible

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Wollaston School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic full time Food teacher, with the ability to teach throughout the school from Key Stage 3 to Key Stage 5. ECT’s applications are welcomed as we offer a fully supported induction programme with tailored CPD including regular subject specific mentoring.

The successful candidate will be an innovative, reflective practitioner who can demonstrate the willingness to adapt and learn. We are looking for an individual with high expectations and standards who can offer excellent behavioural

management skills. An additional strength would be an approach to offering a creative, engaging approach to the delivery of the curriculum and planning both within the classroom and also in the wider outdoor learning environment .

What the school offers its staff

They will be joining a highly successful team of food specialist teachers who are forward thinking and have proven excellent exam success year on year.

Food is taught alongside Product Design throughout KS3 and operates on a carousel system students have a 1 hour 40 minute lesson each week. Food is offered at Key Stage 4 and is an extremely popular subject with approximately 160 students studying the subject in Year 10 and 11. Food is also offered at KS5 with students who then continue their food studies ,either in the food industry or continue to study at higher education.

Wollaston School is a fantastic place to work and study.

Informal visits are welcomed if you would like to see us in action and to learn more about us prior to your application

We offer a comprehensive employee benefit package


  • Teacher Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • An open & welcoming site
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • New Spin Studio
  • School Counsellor
  • Regular Team Building Events

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Wollaston School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1410 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Wollaston School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@wollaston-school.net.

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