TEACHER OF DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY inc. Head of Department Responsibilities.
MATERNITY COVER – COMMENCING SEPTEMBER 2019
Date posted: 10th May 2019.
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Fixed Term, Maternity Cover for 2 full terms initially.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and in line with market rate (Teachers Pay scale).
St John's College is a leading independent school for girls and boys aged 3 to 18. With 550 pupils on its roll, St John’s is the Choir School to Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral and seeks to appoint an experienced DT specialist to join our Design and Technology Department, to teach across the ability range and up to and including KS5. The successful candidate will also be experienced in undertaking Head of Department duties, including supporting the Assistant Head Academic with the departmental development plan and monitoring the quality of provision across the department (which currently comprises of 1 other member of teaching staff and a part-time technician.)
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the capacity to inspire and develop pupils and will have demonstrable experience in delivering strong results. Familiarity with the WJEC specification and experience in working with/alongside other departments to put together and deliver STEM based initiatives is particularly advantageous.
St John’s College, Cardiff is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
How to apply
To apply for this position, please return a fully completed application form and covering letter of application to Mark Edwards – Cover & Business Support Manager – email@example.com
If you require this document in an alternative format, please also contact Mr Edwards directly on the email address above, or contact the College reception team on 02920 778 936.
The closing date is 12 noon on Friday 24th May; the College reserves the right to consider the merit of early applications.
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