Teacher of Food and Nutrition

The Ashcombe SchoolDorking, Surrey

This is an excellent opportunity for a Teacher of Food and Nutrition to work at a high achieving, fully comprehensive school in Dorking in Surrey.

Who we are:

Ashcombe is highly sought-after, with very high levels of interest for September 2021. This is due to a wide range of factors including its facilities, academic results, standards of teaching, pastoral care, the wide range of trips and extra-curricular activities and the resultant attitudes of its pupils. In our 2020 ‘Investors in People’ Report, our staff said:

“It is a great place to work, and I can see all the things that are happening – it’s all positive”

What we offer:

• A supportive climate in which there is much cooperation, resulting in detailed schemes of work and excellent resources

• Courses run for GCSE students

• An excellent NQT programme – with salary backdated to 1st August

• Regular professional development opportunities

• Day nursery on site with preferential rates for staff

• On-site parking

• Close to A25, M25 and local train stations

What we’re looking for:

• A person who is passionate about food and nutrition and will encourage our students to learn from their enthusiasm

• An ability to deliver the curriculum to a high standard

• An open minded approach to expanding and encouraging knowledge growth in students of all abilities

• We are seeking someone with the commitment and enthusiasm to be part of a lively, well managed and successful team

What Ofsted say:

“Management has struck a very good balance between enabling pupils to achieve high standards in examinations and provision for their personal development. This is particularly well thought out in a personal, social and health education programme that equips pupils with practical skills, notably in cookery and nutrition, as well as promoting responsibility.”

How to apply:

Click the ‘Quick apply’ button below to complete an application form.

Closing date:

Applications must be submitted by 8am Monday 19th April 2021. Please note we may interview as applications are received. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly after the closing date.

Whatever the outcome of your application we thank you for the interest you have shown and wish you well in your future career.

The Ashcombe School,

Ashcombe Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1LY

Tel: 01306 886312


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