2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    28 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Design and technology
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding committed teacher of Technology to join our team to ensure that every student makes outstanding progress and attains highly. We are ambitious for our staff and our students and you will be fully supported to develop as a teacher, whatever your career stage.

Manningtree High School is a popular, successful, semi rural secondary school with a strong community feel. We are a mixed, fully comprehensive school serving the local area and work closely with primary and post-16 partners as well as other local secondary schools. The school is set in a pleasant location only 10 miles from the centre of Colchester and close to the Suffolk border. We currently have around 890 11-16 students on roll.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic and dedicated teacher to start in September 2021. The Technology Department at Manningtree consists of a Head of Department and three teachers, plus a part time Vocational instructor. There are also 2 part time technicians that works across the areas.
The main room for Resistant Materials is very well equipped for practical and computer-based activities.
Graphics is in an air-conditioned room which is equipped with 24 PCs with widescreen monitors.
The Textiles room is a purpose-built room and the Food room is well resourced and benefits from an adjoining classroom which has ICT provision.

The vocational section has dedicated indoor and outdoor work areas and there is also a new purpose built, materials preparation area, storage area and separate technician office.
Applicants should be enthusiastic and ambitious for their students and the school. Applicants should also possess a genuine enjoyment for school life and be willing to play a part in the extra curricular activities of the school.
The school holds academy status and offers an excellent induction and ongoing staff development. We are part of Alpha Multi Academy Trust which has a sixth form provision. Our students are well behaved and motivated and examination results are very good.

We would be delighted to hear from you if you can contribute to our future success in technology.
Manningtree High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for positions at our school must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.
Closing date: 10th May 2021

Applying for the job

Application using application form attached

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
850 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01206 399624

About Manningtree High School

Manningtree High School is a warm and welcoming learning community. We are ambitious for our students staff. The school situated close to areas of natural beauty on the Essex/Suffolk border. have comprehensive intake who travel from wide area around: we consistently oversubscribed. continuous improvement teaching important us want recruit staff love their profession energised by helping young people gain knowledge skills. Our well behaved enjoy belonging MHS. Pastoral care real strength. was last inspected in 2018 ‘Good’ status confirmed. continued develop strengths curriculum delivery, design assessment since then. On 1st September 2019 became member Alpha Trust, joining Gilberd School, Colchester County Girls, Home Farm Primary planned Trinity that Multi Academy Trust.

Arranging a visit to Manningtree High School

Contact Carol Sinclair at the school
Visits welcomed.

School location

Colchester Road, Manningtree, Essex, CO11 2BW

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