Commence September 2021
Permanent | Full-time | Independent Senior School
This independent day and boarding School in north Essex has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated, inspirational and enthusiastic Design and Technology teacher. The role will require the successful person to teach across the age ranges at our Senior School (GCSE, A Level and International Baccalaureate/KS3 to KS5).
Our Design and Technology department consists of two teachers and a Head of Department plus there will be partnership working and teaching at our Prep School. There is a collegiate culture, with the informal sharing of ideas and best practice a key feature. It is essential that the successful person is committed to delivering exceptional learning to our students, has excellent subject knowledge and is willing to fully contribute to the co-curricular activities at the School, including boarding, tutoring, sports and activity programmes.
This position is a permanent role working full-time (Monday to Saturday/44 lessons per fortnight) and will commence September 2021. Applications are welcomed from candidates who may hold a degree in Product Design or Engineering related qualifications and are prepared to undertake a PGCE during their first year in post, as well as NQTs and more experienced teachers. Felsted School has its own salary scale which compares favourably against other independent schools and is well above that of the maintained sector.
Further information can be found on our website felsted.org/academic/academic-overview and within the ‘Role Information Pack ’.
We are rated ‘Excellent in every aspect' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate.
Benefits include free parking; contributory pension scheme; subsidised membership to the School’s healthcare scheme with BUPA; free lunch on full days worked; free hot drinks and breaktime refreshments; annual salary reviews; free use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities; subsidised on-site Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect, an online platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers. More information on our rewards package can be found on our website felsted.org/employment-opps/rewards .
Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 19 April 2021 at 12:00 noon. Interviews will be held week commencing 26 April 2021.
If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website felsted.org/employment-opps to complete our online app lication process.
Felsted is committed to equal opportunities and maintaining a safe and secure environment for all pupils and a ‘culture of vigilance’ to safeguard and protect all in its care, and to all aspects of its ‘Safeguarding (Child Protection and Staff Behaviour) Policy’. All employees are subject to pre-employment checks including a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 4 - 18 years