Temporary Teacher of Textiles required

The Sir John Colfox Academy, Bridport, Dorset


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Required for 2 terms an enthusiastic, well-qualified and successful classroom practitioner to join our successful and vibrant Design & Technology Faculty. The post could be part-time or full-time.

The Design and Technology Faculty encompasses Resistant Materials, Food and Nutrition and Textiles Technology. The department consists of a well experienced team of 1 full-time teacher, 4 part-time teachers and 2 technicians.

The Faculty is housed across two floors with well-resourced and purpose build classrooms for the teaching of specialist subjects. The faculty is well resourced with a variety of CAD/CAM facilities and the opportunity for cross media practical work.

This is a great time to join our school as we consolidate links with the three feeder primary schools which form part of our Multi-Academy Trust (The Minerva Learning Trust). We work closely with colleagues across the MLT, sharing ideas about assessment, literacy, numeracy and other areas of pedagogy. We are members of the Jurassic Coast Teaching Alliance, which enables us to participate in a diverse range of initiatives, including the Women in Leadership programme and CPD seminars from notable speakers such as Deborah Myhill and Daisy Christodoulou. We are an outwardly facing school in a beautiful part of the country and have strong links with our local community as a Rights Respecting School. We are committed to managing staff workload and have a Staff Wellbeing and Stress Reduction Working Group.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. We accept applications from all potential candidates including NQT, main scale and UPS colleagues. Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact the Head of Design & Technology Faculty, Mr Stuart Woodhall woodhalls@colfox.dorset.sch.uk or 01308 422291. Visits to the school are also warmly accepted.

An application form and details can also be downloaded from either the school website: www.colfox.org or you can apply online at: www.dorsetforyou.com/jobs. Completed application forms should be emailed to the Headteacher’s PA, Amanda Tuck a.tuck@colfox.dorset.sch.uk

Closing Date: Tuesday 21 January 2020

Essential educational requirements

Educated to degree level.

Essential qualifications

Appropriate Post Graduate Teaching Qualification including QTS.

Essential skills and experience

NQT's welcome.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 840 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Sir John Colfox Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email a.tuck@colfox.dorset.sch.uk

About The Sir John Colfox Academy

School location

Ridgeway, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3DT