Teacher of Design & Technology

The Westwood AcademyCoventry

We are looking to appoint, an enthusiastic, creative and passionate Design & Technology teacher into a thriving and highly ambitious Technology Department.  Ideally, candidates will be able to teach a variety of Design and Technology areas, if you have skills in Graphic Products, Jewellery or Product Design, Electronics, Engineering or other specialist areas to GCSE/A level we would like to hear from you.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Design & Technology Teacher or enthusiastic NQT looking to build a career. We are looking for teachers with a love of their subject, ambition and the ability to engage young people in learning. We provide an exceptional environment in which both teachers and pupils thrive.

The Westwood Academy is part of the Kenilworth Multi-Academy Trust a forward thinking and ambitious trust. We offer a motivating learning environment with an excellent shared CPD programme. We are proud of our academic record and of our pastoral care, which maintains a feeling of community in a small, but growing school. 

The school works tirelessly to ensure that every pupil’s potential is successfully achieved, through excellent teaching, the establishment of positive learning relationships, effective assessment and constructive feedback.

We encourage all potential candidates to come and visit the school and meet the staff and pupils to fully appreciate our wonderful community. 

Role Requirements:

• Qualified Teacher Status or NQT with recent UK classroom experience essential

• Up to date knowledge of the current Design & Technology/Engineering curriculum at Years 7 – 11

• Dedicated, creative and hardworking individual

Employees benefit from an extensive and bespoke CPD programme.

You are most welcome to visit the school to meet our staff and pupils. If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact the Head of School.

Further details and application forms are available via the school website at:


Please send completed application forms to admin@thewestwoodacademy.co.uk

If you require any further information please contact

Mrs J Westwell:  PA to Head of School

Telephone number: 024 7642 6901

E-mail: admin@thewestwoodacademy.co.uk

Closing date: Monday 12th April 2021: 10:00am

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to two satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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