Teacher of Food Technology & Textiles

The Stockwood Park AcademyLuton, By Stockwood Park Golf Course and Luton Rugby Club

Teacher of Food Technology & Textiles

We have a great opportunity for a self-motivated Teacher of Food Technology & Textiles to join our wonderful Department. The Stockwood Park Academy are proud of the unrivalled education experience offered and you will certainly benefit from forward-thinking and supportive leadership, an encouraging and enthusiastic staff body and enterprising students.  Our academy has state of the art facilities, fit for all your teaching needs.

A Teacher with the enthusiasm to instil a love and interest in food and health to our enquiring students.  The ability to teach Textiles is an advantage.  You will join a supportive department and be assisted by technicians to deliver engaging and interactive lessons.  The Chalk Hills Academy are proud of the unrivalled education experience offered and you will certainly benefit from forward-thinking and supportive leadership, an encouraging and enthusiastic staff body and enterprising students.  Our academy has state of the art facilities, fit for all your teaching needs.    We welcome applications from NQTs who are embarking on starting their teaching career and from more experienced colleagues.

If you want to grow and develop in a fast paced, dynamic and successful Academy, come and join us at The Stockwood Park Academy!

Key Duties

·       To set high expectations for all pupils, to deepen their knowledge and understanding and to maximise their achievement.

·       To use a variety of methods and approaches (including differentiation) to match curricular objectives and the range of pupil needs, and ensure equal opportunity for all pupils

·       To ensure continuity, progression and cohesiveness in all teaching.

·       To assess pupils’ work systematically and use the results to inform future planning, teaching and curricular development.

·       To have a thorough and up-to-date knowledge and understanding of the National Curriculum programmes of study, level descriptors and specifications for examination courses.

The successful candidate will have

·       A ‘can do’ attitude, and a commitment to inclusive education.

·       NQTs welcome with mentor support from a hard-working team.

·       Good behaviour management skills – and a sound knowledge of the technology curriculum and KS3 and KS4 in relation to Food Technology.

·       The ability to deliver Textiles would be an advantage. Food is the main subject.

·       Resilience and the ability to work as part of a team and undertake pastoral duties as part of a year team.

Job Specifics

Start date         September 2021

Salary               MPS / UPS - £25,714 to £41,604 (dependent on experience)

Job Role           Permanent, Full-time

The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the deadline date.

Why work for Stockwood Park Academy?

·       £30 million state of the art building with well-equipped classrooms

·       You’ll be working alongside a collaborative, forward thinking Principal and Senior Leadership Team who are here to support and develop you

·       Unparalleled CPD opportunities with free courses every Thursday catered to your developmental needs

·       Excellent opportunities to develop and grow in a successful and expanding Academy

·       All teaching staff receive a laptop to use whilst in employment

·       Freshly brewed coffee for staff on arrival to the academy every morning

·       Employee of the month scheme winning shopping vouchers

·       Fantastic staff benefits that make a difference to your work life balance

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