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Teacher of Home Economics, 0.6FTE

Trinity Catholic High SchoolRedbridge

About the Job:

We wish to appoint a part-time teacher (3 days equivalent) of Food & Textiles to work within successful Food Technology Department. At Trinity, the F&T Department offers BTEC Level 2 Home Cooking Skills, Level 3 Food Science Nutrition. 

The Department also offers GCSE and A Level Food Technology classes. All classes are taught in mixed ability groups from Year 7 onwards.

About Our School:

Trinity Catholic High School is large Catholic comprehensive school situated in the London Borough of Redbridge and within the Diocese of Brentwood. Ofsted have ranked us as ‘outstanding’ on 5 consecutive occasions and we have a reputation for excellence in all aspects of our service to the children in our school and the wider community. Our school’s inspection reports can be viewed on this link: https://www.tchs.org.uk/about-us/inspections/

Achieving the highest standards of teaching and learning are a feature of life at Trinity and we believe this positively impacts upon students’ progress and attainment. 

In 2020 in F&T:

  • Percentage of students achieving GCSE 5+ (9-7) grades was 33%
  • Percentage of students achieving GCSE 5+ (9-4) grades was 93%
  • Percentage of students achieving A Level (A*- C)  grades was 44%


We need a teacher who is:

  • An enthusiastic Food & Technology specialist with the ability to teach across all of the Key Stages.
  • Keen to challenge and enthuse our diverse student population.
  • An excellent classroom practitioner with a drive for self-improvement.


We can offer the successful candidate:

  • A strong commitment to your professional development and wellbeing.
  • Non-contact time and Planning, Preparation and Assessment time (PPA) at Trinity is above the national minimum requirement of 10% of your timetable.
  • A team of highly motivated and talented teachers that work collaboratively to raise standards and secure achievement for all students.
  • Well behaved students that are keen to achieve and are respectful of their teachers.
  • A well-resourced school and a stimulating environment that is conducive to high quality teaching and learning.

Applications: 

Download our application form from our website: https://www.tchs.org.uk/about-us/employment/ 

If you have any queries, please contact the HR Department on: 020 8504 3419 (ext.126) or email:recruitment@tchs.uk.net  for further details.

Trinity Catholic High School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Please note, due to high volumes of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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