Teacher of Design and Technology (Specialising in Resistant Materials/Product Design), Guildford, Surrey

Closing date:Expiring soon

Guildford County SchoolGuildford, Surrey

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Teachers’ Main Pay Scale (Fringe)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

“Pupils achieve very high standards and make excellent progress from their starting points.”

“The leadership of teaching is very well developed so that staff are well supported to improve their practice. As a result, staff blossom, including those new to the profession.”

“OUTSTANDING in all areas”

– Ofsted, 2017

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and innovative Teacher of Design and Technology to join this successful department and teach up to and including A Level.  

This is an excellent opportunity for both NQTs as well as more experienced teachers. NQTs will be actively supported with an established and extensive NQT programme and you will have access to many professional development opportunities. We are as committed to your development as we will expect you to be to the progress of your students.

You will have strong subject knowledge and be a reflective practitioner who embraces emerging technologies and has passionate enthusiasm for teaching and Design.  

Furthermore, you will be required to teach across ability and age ranges, delivering digital design/graphics, electronics, resistant materials at KS3, and specialist knowledge of Design Technology & Product Design at KS4/5. Due to the balanced and experienced nature of our department, there is flexibility if your specialism is not an exact match. The ability to deliver some Art may be an advantage.

The Design and Technology department achieve strong academic results. Great teamwork and a drive for excellence set this school apart.  

Guildford County School is the most oversubscribed school in Surrey and enjoys an excellent reputation in the local community. Our students and staff are widely praised for their passion and dedication.

For further information or to download an application form, we strongly encourage you to visit the school website: http://www.guildfordcounty.co.uk/44/vacancies or contact Sarah Mackenzie, HR Officer on 01483 504089 or email smackenzie@guildfordcounty.co.uk 

Closing date: 10.00am on Monday, 25th March 2019.

Interviews may be arranged on receipt of application.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.

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More about Guildford County School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Farnham Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 4LU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1483 504089
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