Teacher of Food Technology, Barking Riverside, Greater London.

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Riverside SchoolBarking Riverside, Greater London.

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS or UPS (inner London) £30,480 - £41,483 or £45,713 - £49,571 dependent on experience.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Why apply to be a Teacher of Food Technology?

Riverside School is seeking to appoint a teacher of food technology. This post provides a fantastic opportunity to work with state-of-the-art design and technology facilities and the school provides a superb professional development programme to allow you to become a highly successful teacher within the school. It is an excellent opportunity to join a growing innovative department. 

Our relentless focus on teaching and learning and developing great teachers is our number one priority. Weekly one-to-one tailored coaching sessions, termly lesson study and generous time to plan means teachers are motivated and highly talented.  There is a real sense of passion and determination that students and staff bring to all that they do, making Riverside School a superb place both to learn and to work. This is an excellent opportunity for an NQT or an experienced teacher in this rapidly expanding school. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be able to teach at all key stages.
  • Show evidence of being, or having the potential to be, an outstanding teacher in the classroom. 
  • Contribute and show commitment to our innovative and forward thinking department.
  • Play a full and active role in the life of the school.
  • Be a reflective practitioner with focusses on continuous learning and development of practice.
  • Want to make a real difference to the lives of all young people

In return, we can offer you:

  • A cohesive team of people who believe in working collaboratively; sharing ideas and supporting each other.
  • The opportunity to further develop innovative teaching and learning strategies to ensure students achieve excellence.
  • Participation in lesson study to provide an opportunity for collaborative planning and the detailed and evaluative analysis of specific pedagogical foci.
  • The chance to join a growing school with further opportunities for progression as the school reaches capacity. 
  • Unrivalled CPDL opportunities to further develop your skills as a classroom practitioner and to develop leadership skills as you progress.
  • Purpose built and well-resourced design and technology department, with brand new food technology rooms.

If you share in our commitment to achieve excellence for all, we want to hear from you. Please apply at Riverside School Vacancies.  

To find out more about our school please visit http://secondary.riversidecampus.com/. 

Visits to the school before application are welcomed. Please contact Headteacher: Andrew Roberts, on 020 3946 5888 or email riverside@riverside.bardaglea.org.uk.    

Location: Riverside School, Renwick Road, Barking, IG11 0FU  

Closing Date: 12 noon, 15th November 2019

Preferred Start Date: January 2020

Salary: MPS or UPS (Inner London) £30,480 - £41,483 or £45,713 - £49,571 dependent on experience 

Riverside School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.  

More about Riverside School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Renwick Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 0FU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 203 946 5888
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Riverside School is a mixed, non-denominational secondary school with a sixth form. It is an academy located in Barking, Greater London.

Riverside opened as a new provision in September 2013, it currently has 750 students on roll and will eventually ...