Teacher of Design Technology, Barnard Castle

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Teesdale SchoolBarnard Castle
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPR / UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teesdale School and Sixth Form Centre 

Prospect Place, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8HH  


Required for September 2018 – Full Time / Part Time / Job Share considered  

MPR / UPR Scale  

Do you have a passion for teaching that instils a love of design and technology in your students?   

Can you inspire the next generation with the opportunity to teach up to and including A Level?   

Can you involve all ages and abilities in engaging learning experiences and work to help support a dynamic team?  

About the role:   

Design and Technology is a rapidly growing subject area at Teesdale School with a high uptake at Key Stage 4.  As these pupils move through the school we expect Design Technology to also be offered at Post-16.  We expect all of our students to be challenged, to be inspired and to achieve beyond expectation.  As a design and technology teacher you will be responsible for delivering outstanding lessons and contributing to the wider education agenda, inspiring learners and raising standards.     

The successful candidate will join us for September 2018.  

We can consider applications from candidates demonstrating a range of specialisms within D&T.   

We would be delighted to hear from you if you are: 

• An excellent teacher with an outstanding record. 

• Collaborative, building strong professional relationships. 

• Able to motivate and inspire students to achieve their full potential. 

• Energetic and have a ‘can-do’ attitude. 

• Someone who can have a measurable impact as an individual teacher and throughout the school.  

• Interested in developing an outstanding and vibrant Design Technology Department and moving towards subject leadership. 

Closing date for applications – 9am, Wednesday 15th November 2017 

Application forms and information pack are available from  Teesdale School and Sixth Form Centre website, www.teesdaleschool.co.uk or Tracy Tuck, PA to the Head Teacher, Tel 01833 638166.  These should be returned either by e mail to tracy.tuck@teesdaleschool.co.uk or by post to Tracy Tuck, Teesdale School and Sixth Form Centre, Prospect Place, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8HH by the closing date. 

 Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.  Please contact Tracy Tuck on 01833 638166 to arrange a visit. 

The North East Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.  

The North East Learning Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community. 

Applications with disabilities will be granted an interview if the essential job criteria are met.

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More about Teesdale School
Address: Prospect Place, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8HH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1833 638166