Subject Leader for DT, Leicester

Closing date:

The Lancaster AcademyLeicester

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR 2a
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Subject Leader for DT

Full Time and Permanent

Required from September 2019

We are delighted to offer this exciting opportunity for an innovative and knowledgeable Subject Leader of DT to join our talented and well-resourced department. 

You may be an ambitious, high flyer who is relatively new to the profession or someone who has been teaching for a few years but is ready for a new challenge. The Lancaster Academy is on a journey of school improvement – can you be part of that journey and help us to get to where we need to be and quickly?

Our students enjoy DT and are eager to learn. The successful candidate will be an inspiring and knowledgeable teacher who has a desire to help make a real difference to the lives of our students. We offer excellent training opportunities, regardless of experience, and the chance to quickly progress within the Academy.  

It is a very exciting time to join us at Lancaster; we are an 11-16 Academy with 890 students on roll and from August 2018, we became co-educational and now admit girls for the first time. We are committed to providing the best education possible for our students to ensure they reach their full potential and enjoy their learning experience. 

We can offer you:

• Students who now believe they can and will achieve

• A talented, innovative and industry-focused department

• An excellent opportunity for career progression, both with the Academy and the Trust

• An ambitious leadership team with a clear vision for the Academy

• High quality new build/extensively refurbished learning environments and facilities

We encourage you to visit us to see for yourself the opportunities we can provide. For more information and to apply, please contact Mike Sherwin on the below details:

T: 0116 253 2389 / 07525 889925 


Closing date: 9am Monday 20th May 2019

Interview date: TBC

Strong applications will be considered upon receipt.

The Lancaster Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check

More about The Lancaster Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Knighton Lane East, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 6FU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 116 2703176
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