Teacher of Design Technology

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for BoysKent

Teacher of Design Technology 

Start Date: April 2021

Contract type: Full time, permanent 

Salary: MPS/UPS

Close date: 12th March 2021

Interviews: w/c 22nd March 2021 

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and outstanding Design and Technology teacher to join our successful and popular department. 

We currently offer current offer is resistant materials in years 7, 8 and 9, graphics in years 8 and 9, plus food in years 7 & 9. Students can currently choose to take GCSE and A-Level courses in graphic products and resistant materials. We are looking to recruit an all-round design technology teacher who will have proven experience in both KS4 and KS5 Design Technology. NQTs are also welcome to apply.

You would be responsible for delivering outstanding lessons and contributing to the wider education agenda, inspiring learners and raising standards. The successful candidate would be expected to be familiar with equipment used in school woodwork and engineering workshops, as well as the food room and prepared to be trained in technology developments. They will also be will be enthusiastic, self-motivated and adaptable.   

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a successful and popular selective 11-18 school in the heart of the picturesque town of Tunbridge Wells. The town has easy access routes to/from London, the South Coast and Gatwick Airport. Staff will benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development and specialist teaching rooms.  We aim for high standards and the pursuit of academic excellence, helping every student to reach their full potential through the development of skills, concepts and knowledge, within the framework of a caring community. Relationships between staff and students are based on trust, mutual respect and a determination to succeed.

Please note that we will only accept CV’s if they are accompanied by an application form. We shall review applications as we receive them.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

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