Head of Design and Technology, Essex

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Great Baddow High SchoolEssex

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Start date: 1 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers Main or Upper pay range
Contract term: Permanent

Head of Design & Technology (TLR £6,646) 

Required January 2020 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

Are you passionate about your subject and about how to engage young people so they achieve their very best? Are you ambitious and do you enjoy working with others to ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning in Design and Technology?

We have an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to lead this significant subject area.  Design and Technology is taught during KS3 and KS4 up to GCSE and Product Design is taught at A Level. The successful candidate will be expected to teach across this age and ability range including A level and must have proven success across the key stages.  

Subjects and departments are well resourced and you will have access to a range of exciting activities and STEM collaborations. The successful candidate will want to bring their passion and enthusiasm for Design and Technology to encourage, motivate and engage our students and continue to raise standards in this high performing subject area.

Staff morale is high at Great Baddow High School; we have an excellent induction programme and a commitment to professional development for all staff. All teaching staff are provided with a laptop.

Our oversubscribed school achieved a ‘GOOD’ rating in its Ofsted inspection in February 2017 and we have a commitment to supporting students in developing as well-rounded individuals as well as achieving their academic potential.

Great Baddow High School is very well thought of locally.  Our motto, which translates as ‘always striving for higher things’ encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.

Pre-application visits are warmly encouraged particularly during the working day in order to view our students and teachers working together in well-equipped, specialist classrooms, using modern technologies and resources.

Please apply by downloading the application form and sending it to recruitment@gbhs.co.uk, to arrange a visit please contact Deborah Sanders on 01245 293717 or email admin@gbhs.co.uk please leave your name, address, telephone number and email details.   

Closing date: Midday on Thursday 17 October 2019

More about Great Baddow High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Duffield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9RZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1245 265821
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