Teacher of Design and Technology - with an interest in Engineering, Northamptonshire

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Silverstone UTCNorthamptonshire

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Start date: Easter 2020 or as soon as possible afterwards
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917 - £38,633, dependent on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Design and Technology / Engineering.  Would ideally suit a Teacher of Design and Technology, Resistant Materials or a Teacher with a  strong interest in all things engineered.   

Engineering is one of our Specialism Subjects and 80% of our students study this.  We are looking for an experienced teacher to join the Engineering Faculty.  We have previously had teachers join us from varied backgrounds and all have been successful.  These have included Design and Technology Teachers including Resistant Materials and Graphics.  The key requirement is for a Teacher with an interest in engineering. 

Candidates will need to have experience of delivering at both Level 2 and 3, and be able to develop schemes of work that will tap into our students’ natural enthusiasm for their specialism. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of our students leaving as ‘high-performing, work-ready, young people’

Having the right staff is crucial to the success of Silverstone UTC, and we aim to recruit outstanding individuals who are talented, committed and who can demonstrate a high level of motivation.  Silverstone UTC seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for these rewarding roles.  

A fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to be part of something brand new, exciting and innovative in the heart of Motorsport Valley. With its complementary specialisms of High Performance Engineering and Business & Technical Events Management, we have already put together a team of high performing individuals and this is your opportunity to join them. 

Silverstone UTC is a truly collaborative environment with teams brought together from the worlds of education and business. As part of that team, not only will you be delivering first class education, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to help shape and develop Silverstone UTC into a nationally renowned establishment that meets the needs of its students and employment partners alike.  Silverstone UTC offers: 

•The opportunity to progress and apply for leadership roles within the school. 

•A commitment to the professional development of its entire staff with varied and interesting opportunities provided for the enhancement of professional skills. 

•A business style approach to education – feedback from visitors is that it feels like a business environment and not a school. 

•Free lunch for those on duty. 

•A truly unique location for a school – right alongside Silverstone Circuit. 

•A highly collegiate approach which recognises that every team member has something to offer to shape the vision and direction of the UTC. 

•The opportunity and freedom to be the teacher you always wanted to be.

Apply now for an interview as soon as possible with a start date after Easter 2020.

More about Silverstone UTC
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1327 855010