Head of Design Technology and Engineering
Start date: as soon as possible, January 2020 at the latest
We are seeking an outstanding person to lead a major, dynamic, thriving Design Technology and Engineering (DT&E) department to deliver Design and Technology, Product Design and Design Engineering. As well as being an excellent administrator and teacher, the successful candidate will be an exceptional leader and must be committed to achieving excellence within the Department.
Furthermore, the successful candidate will be expected to coordinate activities and experiences that challenge and motivate young men at all levels. Contribution to co-curricular activities is essential. As the Head of Design Technology and Engineering, you will be expected to undertake teaching at all levels.
All applicants must be eligible to be registered with the GTCS.
This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.
We can offer you a highly competitive starting salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including a generous teacher's pension scheme, fee reductions, high quality free lunches and options for Private Medical Care and a range of other additional employee discounts.
For further details of the position, information about the School and application and recruitment procedures, please visit our website: https://www.merchiston.co.uk/about/join-our-team
Please e-mail your completed Application Form, along with an Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and Self-Declaration Form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will be considered as they are received and shortlisted candidates may be invited for interview prior to the official closing date.
Merchiston reserves the right to appoint ahead of the closing date and thus early applications for this role are advisable.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 2 October 2019 at 12 noon.