Subject Leader of Design & Technology

Cockburn SchoolLeeds

Post: Subject Leader of Design & Technology (Resistant Materials and
Product Design)

Require for: September:  2021

Pay scale and salary:  MPS/UPS plus TLR (negotiable)    

The Cockburn Multi-academy Trust is a values driven Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivering outstanding outcomes for every student regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our students.

At this exciting time for the MAT, we are looking to appoint someone who has the right skills, energy, enthusiasm and ambition to lead the design and technology department at Cockburn School. The successful candidate will be a good or outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of ensuring outstanding student achievement and have the ability to lead others as a team.

You will also have the leadership experience and the ability to challenge individuals within your team whilst supporting them to achieve outstanding results. We are committed to delivering the best possible design and technology curriculum and the Subject Leader of Design and Technology will be working strategically with the Senior Leadership Team.

We are a MAT that believes in unlocking potential in both students and staff and as a result offer leadership development opportunities and training for colleagues within and beyond the MAT.

We invite applications from innovative, resilient, creative and motivated Subject Leaders of Design and Technology who can play a key role in our design and technology department and are seeking to work in a forward thinking school with the prospect of developing further through an excellent programme of CPD.

Do you have the following qualities?

• Are you committed to working with staff and students to help them achieve their potential?

• Have you an uncompromising belief that all children deserve an outstanding education?

• Could you make a significant impact in raising attainment through highly effective teaching?

• Have you experience of teaching Key Stage 3 & 4 Design and Technology to all abilities?

If so, we are recruiting to the above position starting in September 2021 as we build on our journey of ‘Transformation to Excellence’.

If you think you have the passion, energy and drive to help us to move to the next stage in our development, we look forward to hearing from you.

Application packs can be downloaded from: the closing date for this post is 9:00am on Monday 19th April 2021.

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

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Cockburn School


Cockburn School
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