Head of English, Newham

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London Design & Engineering UTCNewham

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: M1-UPS3 (£28,376 - £47,293) Inner London plus TLR2c to TLR1b (£6,159-£9,380)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The London Design & Engineering University Technical College (LDE UTC) is a brand new oversubscribed, 14-19 independent academy that opened in September 2016 on the Royal Docks. Providing education for students who would like to pursue a career in design, engineering and other STEM sectors.

LDE UTC has been set up by Thames Water, Costain, University of East London, Skanska, Atkins, Balfour Beatty, MWH, IBM, ICE, LEGO and Thames Tideway Tunnel, to provide students with the opportunity to progress onto University, higher degree apprenticeships or the workplace.

Students and staff look forward to a business like STEM rich curriculum, with access to the very best educational facilities and industry standard equipment in the world, having the opportunity to study a range of GCSE, A Level and vocational subjects.

This is your chance to be a lead member of the LDE UTC teaching team who are revolutionising technical education.

· Are you focused on making a difference to students’ lives by delivering an exciting curriculum? 

· Do you value making the learning relevant, working on thematic projects and developing the employability skills of our future young professionals?

· Are you a creative and inspirational leader/teacher, that embraces technology?

If so, apply to join us.

This position is suitable for both experienced HODs and those aspiriring, we also welcome applications from those wishing to work part time. If you are interested in pursuing a career in this vibrant, positive “can do” environment and feel that you have the enthusiasm and drive to make a real difference, then please apply for this truly rewarding opportunity, where together we can create the next generation of confident, independent, work-ready individuals. 

Closing date:  9:00am Monday 11th December 2017

Interviews:  Thursday 14th October 2017 

Job starts:  3rd January 2018 

Click here to arrange an informal discussion with the CEO & Principal, Geoffrey Fowler or to book a visit.

All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check. LDE UTC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

NOR: growing to 750; Age range: 14-19  

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More about London Design & Engineering UTC
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: Docklands Campus, University Way, East Ham, London, E16 2RD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7714 255 193
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London Design and Engineering UTC (University Technical College) is a mixed, 14-19 secondary college with sixth form, situated in Docklands Campus, University Way, in London. The college opened in September 2016 and provides education for students of...