Design and Technology at Poole High School is a large and well-resourced department, if you are looking to teach within a highly professional and supportive comprehensive environment and would welcome the opportunity to work with us to enable all our students to reach their full potential, then we would like to hear from you. Students study a range of disciplines at key stage 3, 4 and 5 and we are looking to appoint an outstanding practitioner with the ability to teach all aspects of provision for Food Technology throughout KS3-5. Child development experience would be an advantage. There are also opportunities for additional responsibility.
We welcome applications from NQTs.
Poole High School is an 11-18 comprehensive school serving families throughout the historic town of Poole. As the largest school in this selective catchment, we pride ourselves on the fact that all students thrive in this caring and collaborative team.
Our students are well motivated and examination performance at Key Stages 4 and 5 has rapidly progressed over the last 5 years. This year, we achieved the school’s best ever GCSE results and were placed first in the post 16 league table in Poole for value added. Consequently, we are within the top 25% of schools nationally at KS4 and KS5 for progress.
The school has delightful landscaped grounds and is very well resourced, being located at the heart of the town with excellent access by road and public transport. The quality of life in Poole is good and there is easy access to diverse range of cultural and scenic attractions.
Why work for Poole High School?
Excellent modern facilities and scenic grounds
Free use of the gym & swimming pool
Beautiful coastal location