Head of Design and Technology, Kingston upon Thames

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The Kingston AcademyKingston upon Thames

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main / UPR depending on experience +TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Kingston Academy seeks a skillful and engaging Head of Design and Technology with a strong command of this subject and a forward thinking approach.  

We invite applications from candidates with the following attributes for this pivotal role: 

• Passionate about their subject, with an innovative approach to DT (engineering & manufacturing focus, ‘beyond the birdbox’); 

• Strong classroom practitioner, with the ability to engage pupils, and experienced in teaching to GCSE and ‘A’ level standard; 

• Experienced in curriculum planning and development;

• With the ability to think strategically about the future direction of their subject area; 

• Experienced in managing teaching professionals;

• Experienced in performance development; 

• Innovative in their approach to engaging pupils in Design and Technology; 

• Flexible and committed to engage in the wider curriculum through our Going Beyond and enrichment activities. 

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More about The Kingston Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Richmond Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT2 5PE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8465 6200
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