Teacher of Design and Technology - Full or Part Time

Northstowe Secondary CollegeCambridgeshire

Northstowe Secondary College is a brand-new secondary school at the heart of the Northstowe Education Campus, that opened to 71 Year 7s in September 2019.  Now with 167 students, in years 7 and 8 and a full year group in September 2021, it is an exciting time to join our team as we embark on the journey to provide world class education to the developing community.  You will be part of an experienced team that is creating an inclusive, innovative and aspirational learning environment for the young people and families it serves.

The College will become the cornerstone of the Northstowe Learning Community, which will in time include a primary school, a special educational needs school (The Martin Bacon Academy opened at Easter 2020) and a sixth-form college. The new secondary school, that opened in full in June 2020 features state-of-the-art facilities for science, catering and hospitality, the arts, sports and leisure, forming a comprehensive offer for our students and also our local community.

Northstowe Secondary College holds the three key values of Kindness, Curiosity and Hard work at the heart of all that it does. All staff are expected to demonstrate those values towards others and to explicitly teach these to the children. We are an inclusive family and expect our staff to be positive, enthusiastic and child focused and work proactively to promote our values and good behaviour around the school. As a small group of staff in a brand-new school, we all have to go the extra mile however, we promote and support a good work life balance, we are a kind and supportive team and we have a lot of fun. If you think you have what it takes, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Our ideal candidate will:

Be a team player, with a ‘can do’ solution focused attitude

Possess outstanding communication skills and personal integrity

Be open to collaboration between all schools on the Northstowe Education Campus

Be extremely flexible with changes in role as Northstowe expands its intake and staffing

This is a part time position (60%)

To apply for this position and to see the full job description or to visit the school please contact us at recruitment@northstowesc.org or telephone 01223 343800 for further details.

The closing date for applications is 9.00AM 21st May. We are unable to accept applications after this time.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Interviews will be held on the 25th May.

NSC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This means that the post holder will have a shared responsibility for the safe guarding of all children and young people.  The post holder also has an implicit duty to promote the welfare of all children and young people.

All staff will be subject to an enhanced check with the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

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