Post: Teacher of Design and Technology
Contract type: Maternity Cover
Salary: QTPS MPS1 – UPS3
Required for: January 2020
Closing date: Monday 23 September 2019 at 12.00noon
Interview Date: w/c 30 September 2019
The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School wish to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational teacher of Design and Technology. The successful candidate must be able to teach all areas of Technology including Food. The ability to teach Children’s Learning and Development would be an advantage, but is not essential.
The Technology Department continues to play a significant role developing creativity and enthusing our young learners to develop core skills such as problem solving, collaboration and communication. We were very proud when the Department was awarded First Place in the “Tomorrows Engineers Lego Robotics Challenge” for robot design due to their outstanding programming, construction and teamwork. The colleague that we are inviting to apply will contribute to activities within the school, in order to provide our pupils with the best opportunity to develop and achieve.
St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School is an innovative and flourishing school, which is well regarded for the excellence of its academic achievement and the high level of motivation of its pupils and staff. OFSTED (2012) described it as "a good school” where “behaviour is outstanding” and OFSTED (2017) “Pupils make quicker progress than their peers nationally” and “Attainment is significantly above average in all subjects”.
To see the many curricular and enrichment opportunities on offer at the school and for further details of the post, including the CES application form please visit the school website: www.arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk. If you require further information please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors via email PLennon@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk or by telephoning the school number on 01942 728651 x2223.
Completed application forms and associated documentation, must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to: email@example.com.
The employer is committed to safer recruitment practices and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. The post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff to share this commitment.