Teacher of Technology, Suffolk

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Saxmundham Free SchoolSuffolk

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £38,677
Contract term: Permanent

Join us to make a difference in a beautiful county, close to the coast with high levels of sunshine and enthusiastic students and staff. We are slightly different and invite you to come and see for yourself.

Opened in September 2012, we are a small, growing school and ambitious for our students. Saxmundham is a confident and happy place and our students receive excellent pastoral care and support in a small school setting. Our staff members know each of their students as individuals.

A talented and enthusiastic teacher of technology is required to join our school. Whether you are an NQT or an outstanding teacher looking for a new challenge, you will play an active part in the school's development as we continue to grow year on year.

You will be a specialist in at least one subject studied, either Food Technology or Product Design. There is also an opportunity to get involved in Enrichment which takes place on Wednesday afternoons. You will have the opportunity to help enhance the students' learning with an extra-curricular activity, current examples are horse riding, computer coding, debating and CCF.

You will help nurture the potential in every student, inspiring and developing them to ensure they succeed. If you are passionate about your subject and want to work in an environment where you will really make a difference, Saxmundham Free School is the place for you.

Why join us:

  • A chance to work with friendly, supportive colleagues
  • Hardworking, enthusiastic students
  • Suffolk is a beautiful county, with access to London for the occasional night out or theatre trip. Very close to the coast, with countryside walks and excellent food and drink.

We would welcome applications from candidates who have the potential to be a Head of Department.

We encourage visits to our school. To arrange a visit during the school day, please call (01728) 633910. Please visit our website: www.saxmundhamfreeschool.org.uk

To apply please go to www.sffst.org.uk/vacancies or an application pack and application documentation can be downloaded from this webpage.

Please return your completed application form and a formal letter of application via email to: hr@seckford-foundation.org.uk or by post to: HR Dept, Marryott House, Burkitt Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 4JJ.

Closing date: 9am, 29 January 2018.
Interview date: w/c 5 February 2018.

The Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


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More about Saxmundham Free School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Seaman Avenue, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1DZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1728 633910
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