Teacher of Design Technology (Product Design), Near Wellingborough

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Wollaston SchoolNear Wellingborough

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Start date: September 2018 or January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required for September 2018 or January 2019



We are seeking to appoint a skilled teacher of Design & Technology, with the ability to offer Product Design to at least Key Stage 4, with possible opportunities to teach Product Design at Key Stage 5. The successful candidate will be well-qualified and a dynamic classroom teacher, committed to raising students’ knowledge and skills. You will be given the opportunity to contribute to the work of the faculty across Key Stages 3 to 5.

Our Design Technology & Art faculty are a well-established team, each of whom brings a wealth of experience and skills across a wide range of subject disciplines. At Key Stage 3, Design & Technology is delivered on a carousel system throughout the year, across three material areas: Product Design, Textiles and Food. Our students also develop a good understanding of CAD/CAM processes within the curriculum area. Design & Technology is an optional subject at KS4 and students can choose 1 or more options from the different DT material areas.

The faculty team are housed in a dedicated block with three art rooms, four resistant materials workshops, a textiles workshop and two food technology rooms; together with a dedicated prep room, IT suite and a shared staff base.

We offer a comprehensive employee benefits package including support of the Teacher Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Discounted Onsite Gym Membership, Onsite Parking and Childcare Vouchers. Wollaston School is a fantastic place to work and study. Informal visits are welcomed if you would like to see us in action and to learn more about us prior to your application.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 9.00am Friday 15th June 2018

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 18th June 2018

Please contact Mrs Louisa Nixon for an application form, further details about this role or to arrange a visit on: l.nixon@wollaston-school.net Alternatively you can download details directly from the school website at: www.wollastonschool.com

Wollaston School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Wollaston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Irchester Road, Wollaston, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN29 7PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1933 663501
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