Teacher of Technology, Lancashire

Closing date:

Penwortham Girls' High SchoolLancashire
Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher's Pay Range
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Ref: 168867 

The Governors wish to appoint an excellent classroom practitioner to join our outstanding Creative Arts and Technology faculty. 

The successful applicant will be joining one of our school's newest teams, with the opportunity to work and develop professionally alongside teachers of Computing, Art and the suite of Technology subjects. 

This post is suitable for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and passionate teacher of Technology with the willingness and flexibility to teach elsewhere across the faculty.

The CAT faculty has undergone an extensive programme of capital investment and refurbishment, which means that the successful candidate will have enviable, up-to-date resources at their disposal. 

Technology is a popular option choice at GCSE and we are looking for someone to take this subject to the next level.

Penwortham Girls' High School is a popular, oversubscribed school, graded as outstanding in every category in its 2014/15 Ofsted inspection. Ofsted recognised the 'culture geared towards success and excellence in achievement throughout the school.' The inspectors commented on the 'consistently high quality of teaching' whilst noting that 'staff are as concerned for students' personal well-being as they are about their academic success.' Since 2016 Penwortham Girls' High School has been a Teaching School, jointly leading the Red Rose Teaching Alliance with Bishop Rawstorne.

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request. 

 Informal discussion: Mrs Joanne Smith, Head of Faculty.

Application form and further details are available on the school website or the Lancashire County Council website. Completed application forms with covering letter should be returned to the school by the deadline and marked FAO Business Manager.

Closing date: 25 April 2019.

More about Penwortham Girls' High School
Address: Cop Lane, Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 0SR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1772 743399