Teacher of Food and Nutrition, Guildford

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Guildford County SchoolGuildford

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMPS, Fringe Allowance
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 an innovative individual to lead on this subject, within a highly successful technology department, to teach up to and including A Level. The position could suit either an experienced teacher or a recently qualified teacher with the appropriate experience. We welcome applications from NQTs and actively support new teachers with an established and extensive NQT programme. We are as committed to your development as we will expect you to be to the progress of your students.

Food and Nutrition is a popular and highly successful subject at Guildford County School and is highly regarded by all. The department achieved 33% A*-A and 90% A*-C at GCSE in 2017. 

We have a purpose-built and recently refurbished food technology lab that is IT-enabled and with a large demonstration bench which will allow the successful candidate to demonstrate their craft. A designated, highly experienced, Food Technology Technician will support the Teacher of Food and Nutrition and facilitate lesson preparation and stock control within the adjoining pantry area.

Strong academic results, great teamwork and a drive for excellence set this academy school apart. Our students and staff benefit from exceptional community links and are widely praised for their passion and dedication. 

For further information or to download an application form, please visit the school website: www.guildfordcounty.co.uk or contact Nicky Evans, PA to the Headteacher on 01483 504089 or email nevans@guildfordcounty.co.uk

Closing date: Midday, Friday, 26th January

Provisional interview date: Tuesday, 30th January

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 and 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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