Teacher of Design & Technology
Closing Date: 10 a.m., Friday 20th April
Contract type: Full time/ Maternity cover until August 2019
Contract term: September 2018
We pride ourselves on ensuring that our teachers gain the right development to ensure a successful career. We have a strong record in securing promotion. Our recent Ofsted quoted; ’Leaders have been able to cultivate an ethos of focusing on the needs of individual pupils. Pupils irrespective of their starting points, receive a range of support. Many pupils make very good progress…’ (Ofsted 2016)
Heartlands High School is a great place to work. We aim to cultivate teachers that are passionate about their subjects and seek to teach exciting lessons which engage learners. We encourage teaching that is innovative. We support our staff with an appraisal model that encourages development rather than a rigid approach to graded lessons. Our continuing professional development ensures that staff work together to improve their practice. We empower staff to deliver great lessons through a high expectations culture within the school that supports them in managing behaviour effectively through strong systems. You will be joining an energetic and dedicated team of teachers working to provide an excellent education to a group of diverse and rewarding young people.
From September 2018, the Governing Body would like to appoint an inspirational and dynamic Teacher of Design Technology. Demonstrating a commitment to high standards of learning, the successful candidate will be expected to make a full contribution to the life of the school.
The successful candidate will:
· ensure that practices in the area are safe and adhere fully to all health and safety guidelines
· assist with designing SEARCH days for each year group
· assist with developing highly engaging enrichment within all DT subjects
· contribute to whole school learning and forge cross-curricular links
· Be able to use ICT competently to enhance children's learning
· Be adaptable and open-minded
· Be prepared to contribute to the wider life of the school.
The successful applicant will join a very committed, collaborative and forward-thinking school, which offers a very personalised and rigorous approach to meet the needs of young people. Our team of staff are highly professional and dedicated and they expect the highest standards of behaviour from the students, while exploring every avenue in improving teaching and learning.
Please contact our Human Resources department on 0208 826 1230 or send an email to HR@heartlands.haringey.sch.uk if you require any further information or wish to visit the school prior to application.
Closing date by 10 am on Friday 20th April 2018.
Interviews will take place on week commencing 23rd April 2018.
Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted by the School.
Heartlands High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and young people. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete a DBS check.
We encourage applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population
Please click on the 'Quick Apply' button below to submit your application today.