Teacher of Food Technology, Lewes, East Sussex

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Priory SchoolLewes, East Sussex
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers Main Pay Scale £22,917 to £33,824
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Teacher of Food Technology Temporary, until 31 August 2018  

Teachers Main Pay Scale  

Required for January 2018   

(An earlier start could be negotiated for the right candidate)   

Priory is a very successful school, graded “Good” by OFSTED. The school is consistently oversubscribed yet has a genuinely comprehensive intake.    

The Governors of this successful school seek to appoint a temporary Teacher of Food Technology, full-time until 31 August 2018 to commence in January 2018 (an earlier start could be negotiated for the right candidate).  

Food preparation and nutrition sits within the Technology faculty and benefits from a generous allocation of curriculum time. We are a department of three staff, and have two dedicated food preparation classrooms along with a range of resources to support the delivery of the subject.   

We currently offer GCSE food preparation and nutrition as an examination course, which is a popular option. Our exam results are consistently excellent, and there may be the possibility of expanding the examination courses that we offer. Our philosophy is to foster a love of cooking, and to develop the skills and knowledge required to allow students to progress to post 16 options. We have a proud tradition in this area.      

Closing date for receipt of applications: midday, Monday 16th October 2017 

Interview Date: Thursday 19th October 2017  

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website at www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk  Please return application forms to the Personnel Officer at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN or email personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk   

Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of submitting your application then we regret that your application has not been successful.  

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

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Address: Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 476231