Design & Technology Teacher, Birmingham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Great Barr AcademyBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: 1 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,373 to £40,490
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking for a creative, innovative Engineering/ Product Design/ D&T specialist to join our Design Technology Department.  

Teaching pupils through KS3 & 4, you will be based in one of our dedicated, well-equipped DT rooms.  We currently deliver AQA GCSE Design & Technology at KS4 though we are currently reviewing the curriculum for 2020/21.  

Our Design Technology Department also delivers Food and Textiles Technology, both of which are based in a modern, purpose-built Technology Block.

Applications welcome from experienced Engineering/ Product Design/ D&T teachers with a track record of teaching consistently good and outstanding lessons and achieving strong Progress 8 scores, or from potential NQTs.  

We have an NQT induction programme which is considered to be an exemplar of good practice.  This is an excellent place for an outstanding D&T Teacher to develop their career.  

How to Apply:

For informal discussions, please contact Steven Forster, HR Manager, on 0121 366 7825 or email at  

Applications using the TES application form will be accepted on this occasion.  Alternatively (and preferably), Shaw Education Trust application forms & further details are available to download from our website at; please email your completed application form and covering letter to 

Great Barr Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. 

More about Great Barr Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8NU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 366 6611
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