Teacher of Design and Technology

The Gilberd SchoolColchester, Essex

We wish to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Design and Technology with the ability to teach Food, Nutrition and Preparation and/or Design Technology (Resistant Materials).

With the opening of our new Art & Technology facility in Spring 2022, this is an exciting opportunity to join our innovative and highly successful team.  Proven teaching success and the ability to inspire students is essential.  This post is suitable for someone with experience, or new to the profession.  A TLR point is available for the right candidate.  We are committed to the development of our staff as much as our students and we know this would be a great opportunity.

At The Gilberd School, you will find:

  • A school rated by Ofsted as being “Outstanding”.
  • An exceptionally welcoming school.
  • Enthusiastic, polite, and well-behaved students, who are eager to learn.
  • Hardworking, positive, and motivated colleagues who support each other.
  • Superb classrooms and resources to support teaching and learning.
  • Excellent CPD and career development opportunities.

As a consequence, outcomes across the curriculum are outstanding.

“We are very much a community school at the heart of a local neighbourhood and we aim to provide a place where our students can feel safe, valued and happy. We pride ourselves on being a very friendly school and have been consistently commended on our excellent care and guidance. We are committed to providing a safe yet challenging learning environment where all our students can achieve. Our aim is to ensure that all students leave having made good progress with first-rate academic qualifications and the wider skills needed for life.” Linda Exley, Headteacher

Full details are available from www.gilberd.com.

Alternatively, please contact Alison Tuckwell, HR Manager on 01206 842211 or email: vacancies@gilberd.com

Closing date: Monday 24th May 2021 at 9.00am

Interviews: w/c 24th May 2021

We may choose to close the advert early if we fill the vacancy before this date. Early application is therefore recommended.

The Gilberd School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any appointment is subject to references and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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