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Teacher of Design Technology

Heartlands High SchoolHaringey

Heartlands High School, part of the Heartlands Community Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and young people. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete checks in line with the requirements of Keeping Children Safe in Education with regard to DBS and other pre-employment checks.

We encourage applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population.

Teacher of Design Technology

Closing Date: 10 a.m. on Monday 24th May 2021

Salary: MPS (inner London rate)

Location: Haringey

Contract type: Full time

Contract term: Permanent

Start date: 1st September 2021

Heartlands High School has the opportunity to invite a colleague interested in joining our DT department, this post is suitable for an experienced teacher or someone newly qualified.

We offer a suite of qualifications in the DT faculty, GCSE Design Technology, GCSE Food Preparation & Nutrition & VCert Engineering and are looking to expand our GCSE offer for our students. At KS3 we offer Design Technology, Food, Graphics, Textiles and Systems and Controls. We also provide a fantastic variety of enrichment opportunities.

We can offer you:

• A very positive working environment

• The support of a highly committed and professional staff team

• Exceptional professional development opportunities

• Each corridor has its own portable devices that can be used in each classroom

• Collaborative colleagues, DT sits within a wider Computing and Design Technology Faculty

• Fantastic facilities with specialist DT teaching rooms including a large fully equipped Workshop, Graphics room, Textiles room and Food room

• Opportunities to develop your DT skills across the subjects and curriculum

We are driven by ambition: a clear desire to deliver results as we combine our strong ethos and culture. We’re also committed to providing first-rate training and development to all our teaching staff and support staff, plus excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust. You’ll find high expectations here too. We expect the kind of exemplary behaviour that allows our teachers to do their jobs as effectively as they can.

With state-of-the-art facilities, Heartlands High School is oversubscribed and a first-choice school for parents and students in the local community. Our intake is diverse and is a real reflection of the community that we serve. Our ethos is captured in the acronym SEARCH; School Matters, Effort, Achievement, Character and High Aspirations. These values drive all we do and are core to our success. Our aspirations for this community are high and we want our students to have access to the very best education.

If you would like to find out more about the position, we would love to talk to you.

For further information, please contact our HR department at Unfortunately, we are unable to show candidates around during this time but we are happy to answer any questions that you may have or have a Zoom conversation with you.

You can access some virtual tours and our prospectus on our website at

Completed applications forms, with a covering letter addressed to Mrs Elen Roberts, Headteacher, should be submitted via Tes portal by the latest 10 a.m. on Monday 24th  May 2021.  Interviews will take place on Thursday 27th May 2021.

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