Teacher of Design Technology, Kingston

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Kingston Grammar SchoolKingston

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience, including generous benefits.
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Conveniently located in the heart of Kingston upon Thames with a superb Sports Ground by the Thames opposite Hampton Court Palace. Easy access to central London by rail and road.




A well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of DT is required to join this well-resourced and dynamic department for up to 12 months’ maternity cover. The successful applicant will be able to teach a diverse DT syllabus, including teaching Resistant Materials up to GCSE.

Strong theoretical and practical competence in all areas of DT is essential. Experienced teachers and NQTs are welcome to apply.

We expect all teaching staff to make a contribution to the co-curricular life of the School. Staff are remunerated through the Kingston Grammar School scale which tracks significantly above the national scale for teachers.

A job description, full person specification and application form can be downloaded via the Vacancies section on our website at www.kgs.org.uk/about/vacancies or by e-mailing Anne Collins at acollins@kgs.org.uk

Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience, including generous benefits. 

Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday 25th September 2017

Interview date: Monday 2nd October 2017

Kingston Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Kingston Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 70 London Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT2 6PY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8546 5875
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Kingston Grammar School is one of the most successful co-educational schools in the country, and has a long tradition of developing individual talent and encouraging high aspirations. Our pupils are bright and enthusiastic; their joy in life and spir...