Teacher of Design and Technology, Wigan

Closing date:Expiring today

St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High SchoolWigan

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS1 - MPS3
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Post:                            Teacher of Design and Technology 

Contract type:      Maternity Cover 

Salary:                        QTPS  MPS1 – UPS3 

Required for:        January 2020

Closing date:        Wednesday 16 October 2019 at 12.00noon

Interview Date:  w/c 28 October 2019

The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School wish to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational teacher of Design and Technology. The successful candidate must be able to teach a range of Technology areas.  

The Technology Department continues to play a significant role developing creativity and enthusing our young learners to develop core skills such as problem solving, collaboration and communication.  We were very proud when the Department was awarded First Place in the “Tomorrows Engineers Lego Robotics Challenge” for robot design due to their outstanding programming, construction and teamwork. The colleague that we are inviting to apply will contribute to activities within the school, in order to provide our pupils with the best opportunity to develop and achieve. 

St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School is an innovative and flourishing school, which is well regarded for the excellence of its academic achievement and the high level of motivation of its pupils and staff. OFSTED (2012) described it as "a good school” where “behaviour is outstanding” and OFSTED (2017) “Pupils make quicker progress than their peers nationally” and “Attainment is significantly above average in all subjects”. 

 To see the many curricular and enrichment opportunities on offer at the school and for further details of the post, including the CES application form please visit the school website: www.arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk.               If you require further information please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors via email PLennon@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk or by telephoning the school number on 01942 728651 x2223.

 Completed application forms must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to: recruitment@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk. 

The employer is committed to safer recruitment practices and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  The post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff to share this commitment.

More about St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-makerfield, Wigan, Lancashire, WN4 9PF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 728651
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