Teacher of Design & Technology
Required for January 2019 (or sooner)
Salary Scale MPS / UPS
This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic Ofsted rated ‘good’ school where all can thrive and staff are highly valued. The Governors wish to appoint a candidate who is an enthusiastic and inspiring teacher. We are proud to be a Catholic College with a distinctive Jesuit ethos but please do not think that we only recruit Catholic teachers or rate them above those of other faiths or none. We seek to recruit the best teachers we can and as such, our staff is made up of Catholic and non-Catholic teachers who work together to offer the best possible educational experience to the young people we serve.
The candidate will:
· Be able to teach KS3 Technology, GCSE Resistant Materials, and ideally Food Technology
· Have a vision for what outstanding learning & teaching should look like in the teaching of Design & Technology
· Be well qualified, enthusiastic and dedicated
· Be able to teach all key stages
What we offer:
· Leadership Programmes
· Progression Opportunities
· Teacher Training Programmes
· Comprehensive CPD programme
· NQT Induction Programme with weekly support sessions
· Teaching and Learning Forum
· Professional Thursdays
Our department offer:
· A supportive department where staff are totally committed to ensuring successful outcomes for our students
· A department where students flourish and are enthusiastic about the subject
· Recently refurbished food technology room
· A very popular choice at GCSE
· Excellent modern facilities in a well-resourced school that has recently been refurbished
· Free car parking
· 100 % interest free season ticket loan
· Tax free bikes for work
· Teachers’ Pension Scheme
St Ignatius College is:
· A Jesuit Community committed to the spiritual, personal and academic development of each individual: the formation of the whole person
· A warm friendly community where all are respected and valued
· Judged ‘good’ by Ofsted: a school where teachers are developed ‘’through a strong programme of ongoing individualised support’ and where leaders are ‘’without compromise in their continuing programme of improvement’’
· A school where students are courteous and respectful at all times
· Teacher testimonial: “I feel that I have really grown professionally at St Ignatius College. Teachers are encouraged to take risks with their practice and the CPD is second to none. It is an incredibly supportive environment.”
If this sounds like the job for you, we’d love to hear from you. Click apply.
We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. However, the successful applicant will be expected to support the distinct Catholic ethos of the College. St. Ignatius College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Anyone applying to work in our school is expected to share this commitment.
The deadline for applications is 9am Tuesday 16 October 2018
Applications will be considered immediately upon receipt.
We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.
Candidates will be contacted by telephone or email to attend interview if required.