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Teacher of Design Technology

Bedford Girls' SchoolBedford

(with a specialism in Resistant Materials/Product Design)

Full time or Part Time (minimum of 0.5 FTE)

We have an opening from September 2021 for a talented full time or part time teacher, to join our successful team of specialist staff in our Design Technology Department. The post would suit a DT Teacher who is passionate about their subject specialty and has a track record of motivating students to question and enquire.

We have exceptional future-inspired, fully equipped workshop facilities within our Design Technology department and embrace the use of technology and innovation in all that we do. 

We offer an excellent working environment with a salary scale, which is competitive. Additional benefits for the role include Teachers’ Pension, substantial fee remission for all Harpur Trust schools in Bedford (dependant on availability), free car parking, and access to a healthcare scheme. Employees of the Harpur Trust also have access to affordable accommodation; based in Harpur House (should there be a vacancy). 

An application pack with detailed job description and person specification can be downloaded from our website or requested by email from

Closing Date: 12 noon, 8 March 2021

Interview Date: 16 March 2021

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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