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Teacher of Design and Technology

The Gilberd SchoolEssex

We wish to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Design and Technology to join our innovative and highly successful technology team at The Gilberd School. The ability to teach Resistant Materials to GCSE and the ability to teach all disciplines at Key Stage 3 is preferred.

Proven teaching success and the ability to inspire students are essential. This post is suitable for someone with experience or someone new to the profession. We are committed to the development of our staff as much as our students, and we know this would be a great opportunity.

Appointment of the right candidate is also offered with priority admission for your child (subject to other criteria being met).

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 

Alternatively, please contact Alison Tuckwell, HR Manager on 01206 842211 or email: 

To apply, please send us your application form via the Apply button.

Closing date: 9:00am on Friday 10 December 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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