Design and Technology (Food) Teacher, Oxfordshire

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Chipping Norton SchoolOxfordshire
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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPS £22,917-£33,824
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Chipping Norton School is looking for the right person to take on the role of:

Teacher of Design & Technology: 

Food and Nutrition 

Permanent Post

Full time/Part time

MPS (£23,720-£35,008) 

We are seeking to appoint a talented teacher of Food, who has high expectations and an ability to lead and inspire others.  The successful candidate will be joining an enthusiastic and strong team of staff within our Technology Department from September 2019. Food is taught at KS3 and KS4 in well-equipped, newly refurbished accommodation at this pleasant rural comprehensive school.  

If you are interested, please complete an application form and include a letter (no more than two A4 sides) outlining your reasons for applying and your suitability for the role.  We would like you to consider the following questions, and outline your responses in your letter of application:

• What does a high quality learning experience look like within a Food Technology lesson?

• What methods would you use to motivate a student?

• Describe what strong feedback looks like within Technology lessons.

 Application forms and further details are available on the school’s website or from Morag Robinson (tel. 01608 649500; email  We welcome visits to the school, so please call to arrange an appointment.  The closing date for completed applications is 15 March 2019.

Chipping Norton School and the River Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism; all staff must ensure that the highest priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard children and young people.  The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and obtain any other statutorily required clearance. Employment will also be conditional on the receipt of at least two acceptable references (one from current/latest employer) and evidence of the formal qualifications required for the role.  Chipping Norton School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Chipping Norton School
Address: Burford Road, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 5DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1608 642007