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Teacher of Design Technology – Food Technology Specialism

The Westleigh SchoolWigan


Salary: MPS1 – UPS3 (£25,714 - £41,604)

Contract type: Permanent

Start date: September 2021

Application deadline: Monday 24th May at 9am

Interview Date: Thursday 27th May

Come and join us during this exciting time of growth!

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding classroom practitioner to join the Design Technology Faculty at this exciting time of growth.  Uniting with The Shaw Education Trust brings with it new opportunities and a wealth of resources to supplement our mission to improve outcomes for all our students.  Working with The Shaw Education Trust also allows colleagues to access a large range of well-established training opportunities and work alongside like-minded professionals across a range of schools.

Teaching and learning is at the heart of everything we do and our teachers are second to none in their pursuit of teaching excellence.  We expect to appoint someone who has the ability to raise student achievement for all and the desire to continually update and challenge their T&L skills.

In return, we offer:

- A Headteacher who is committed to growth

- Staff who are united in their aspiration to move the school forward

- A commitment to professional development opportunities for all staff

Visits to the school are actively encouraged and can be arranged by contacting 

Miss J Cadman, PA to the Headteacher, at or 

by telephoning 01942 202580.

Completed applications are returnable to Mr Carlton Bramwell (Headteacher), The Westleigh School, Westleigh Lane, Leigh WN7 5NL via  

The employer is committed to safer recruitment practice 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.

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