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Subject Leader of Design Technology

The King Edward VI SchoolMorpeth, Northumberland

THE KING EDWARD VI SCHOOL, MORPETH NE61 1DN

Part of The Three Rivers Learning Trust Ltd

(13-19 High School, Headteacher: Ms Clare Savage)

“Teachers are highly skilled and enthusiastic; they are relentless in their drive to help students to achieve their very best” (OfSTED Report 2014)

Subject Leader of Design Technology

(MPS/UPS) + TLR 2.b (£4,783.00)

We have a great opportunity for an exceptional and dynamic practitioner to lead our Design Technology department from September 2021. This is a full time and permanent position.

This is a key role to further develop excellent teaching, learning and assessment practices and to raise attainment and progress at all key stages. The successful applicant will be able to lead Design Technology across the full age and ability range up to and including Key Stage 5. This role will provide significant professional development, academic challenge and the opportunity to work within a vibrant learning community.

The King Edward VI School based in Morpeth, is approximately 15 minutes north of Newcastle upon Tyne. We provide education for over 1400 students from Years 9-13, with a thriving Sixth Form of around 450 students. As one of the top ranking schools in the North East of England for academic achievement, we pride ourselves on being a fully inclusive and truly comprehensive school, built on traditional principles and high standards.

In May 2014 Ofsted judged the school to be outstanding in all categories. As a designated teaching school, we provide high quality professional development, supporting induction, teaching, leadership and wellbeing.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.

Please visit the school’s website for further details about this post and to download a recruitment pack (www.kevi.info).

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 24 February 2021.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.

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