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Teacher of Design and Technology - Resistant Materials/ Product Design and Art

Bow SchoolTower Hamlets

Required: September 2021

Closing date: Midday on Monday 17th May 2021

Interviews on: 20th or 21st May 2021

Part time, down to 0.6, may be available

Bow School is seeking to appoint a skilled and passionate teacher of Design and Technology with a specialism in the area of resistant materials / product design, but confident to teach across the disciplines within Design and Technology. In addition, the postholder will be required to teach some Art. The best suited candidate will have the desire to support young people achieve their academic excellence, hone their skills and the development of their character.

The successful applicant will work in a dynamic and committed department, teaching across Key Stages 3 and 4. This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptionally experienced or newly qualified classroom teacher to make a significant contribution to the further improvement of the department. Of particular interest to candidates for this post will be the significant investment that we have made to ensure that the Design and Technology and Art facilities, (workshops, graphics rooms and a food technology room) provide us with the ability to completely transform learning experiences in this area. 

At Bow, our drive for academic excellence, outstanding pastoral care and high quality enrichment program supports our students in becoming well-rounded young people.  If you think you have the skill, dedication and passion to help this happen then Bow School will offer you an exciting and rewarding career in our vibrant, diverse school where our core values of determination, adaptability, curiosity and respect shape our thinking.

We Offer

• An established and comprehensive mentor programme

• A strong personalised programme of professional development and coaching for teachers and support staff

• Strong links with other local schools for partnership working and support

• A strong community spirit

• Staff who are very supportive towards each other with a great camaraderie existing throughout the school

• Staff Well-being programme and Employee Assistance programme

Bow School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and the successful applicant will be subject to relevant vetting checks before an offer of appointment is confirmed and will be subject to rechecking thereafter, as appropriate.

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