Design Technology Teacher, Nelson, Lancashire

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Marsden Heights Community CollegeNelson, Lancashire

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Start date: To begin January 2019 or ASAP thereafter
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Our vision for Marsden Heights is to be the school of choice for our students, a school at the heart of its community. With the second lowest APS in Lancashire, our children need highly effective and reflective practitioners to support us on our journey to outstanding.

The D&T department is a highly successful team of four full-time teachers and a technician. The staff teach Resistant Materials, Textiles and Food at KS3 and GCSE DT, GCSE Textiles and Hospitality & Catering at KS4. The team works collaboratively and creatively to share good practice, both within the department and across college as a whole, contributing regularly to whole college professional practice sessions. Being a BSF school, we are very well-resourced with technology and equipment which enables us to deliver an exciting and creative curriculum. 

We are looking for someone who can support the development of this exciting and challenging subject. If you are interested in joining this forward-thinking team and you have the skills and qualities required, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

The closing time for applications is 12 noon on Monday 19th November 2018.
Interview date TBC

Application Process

For further information about this vacancy, including how to apply, or if you would like an informal discussion or a tour of the school prior to applying, please contact our Hays Recruitment Partner, Daniel Burgess, by emailing or by calling 0161 228 7300 or 07966 129 657.

Marsden Heights Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all members of staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

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More about Marsden Heights Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Edge End Lane, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 0PR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1282 683060