Teacher of Design and Technology, Altrincham

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Altrincham Grammar School for GirlsAltrincham
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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) is a partnership of schools based in the North West. The Trust’s vision is the best for everyone, the best from everyone. Our values of community, passion and integrity are at the heart of everything we do.  

There are currently eight schools within the Trust. BFET is committed to providing all staff with the training and support they need to be the best in their profession. Benefits include: working cross-phase, knowledge exchange between our schools and the opportunity to work with some of the most inspiring colleagues in their profession.

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (AGGS) was in the first cohort of schools to be designated a National Teaching School in 2011. AGGS is the lead school in the “Alliance for Learning”. Our teaching school alliance comprises schools of every type and phase, plus universities, throughout a wide geographical area. The impact of teaching school activities is felt within the Trust and far beyond.  We have a reputation for excellence regionally and nationally, of which we are very proud.  The appointed candidate must be willing to engage in the school’s commitment to developing AGGS as a centre of excellence for teaching and learning.

The successful candidate will teach D&T GCSE with a textiles specialism, for one year. Resistant materials and textiles classes will be merged at GCSE in the future, reflecting changes to the GCSE specification.

Please find the job description attached and further information on our website.

To apply, please complete and return our application form to Mrs C Williams at recruitment@aggs.bfet.uk 

Closing date: 9.30am on Monday, 20th May 2019.

Interviews: w/c 20th May 2019.

Applicants who are not contacted during this period may assume that they have not been successful but are thanked for their interest.  Unfortunately, we are unable to provide feedback to unsuccessful applicants who are not called for interview.

The Bright Futures Educational Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the DBS. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about Altrincham Grammar School for Girls
Address: Cavendish Road, Bowdon, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 2NL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 161 912 5912