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Job details
Employer Skipton Girls' High School
Location North Yorkshire
Salary All scales considered
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Skipton Girls’ High School, co-founder of Northern Star Academies Trust, are seeking to recruit an outstanding Full Time, Teacher of Food Technology (maternity cover) to join our strong, vibrant staff team.

About Skipton Girls’ High School

We provide an excellent and challenging education which seeks to enable all students to make maximum progress in their learning and gain a great sense of personal development and achievement. We strongly believe in personalisation and encouraging enquiring minds. The school highly values the importance of developing a community environment in which mutual respect and individual talents are nurtured. 

As a Food Technology Teacher you will be fully supported by an experienced team of staff who share a vision of effective teaching and learning founded on collaborative planning, assessment and instruction, and who help each other to continually improve practice. We have an open-door culture and reflective ethos where we use lesson study to learn from each other all the time. 

About You

We are looking for an ambitious and inspiring teacher to uphold our high quality of teaching. You will be able to demonstrate up-to-date knowledge of teaching, learning and personalisation strategies and be responsible for maintaining the highest quality of monitoring and evaluating whilst improving the standard of achievement for all students. You will be confident in your abilities to teach effectively across all Key Stages (3 and 4) and a specialism in Food Technology is essential. You will be adept in creating a supportive, encouraging and safe learning environment for students of all diverse backgrounds. 

This is a great opportunity to join a growing and thriving Multi-Academy Trust and a highly experienced Teaching School Alliance (Northern Lights TSA) to develop your career in a nationally recognised school of excellence. 

Why not come and visit us?

Our Headteacher, Jenn Plews NLE, is happy to meet with potential candidates to talk about her vision and values for the Trust and school. Visits can be arranged by contacting Mrs S Evans: Headteacher’s PA on 01756 707609 or email

Start date – September 2017

Closing date for applications – Wednesday 22nd March 2017 

Interviews to be held – Monday 3rd April 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours expected at SGHS. 

About the employer

Information about Skipton Girls' High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Girls
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Gargrave Road
North Yorkshire
BD23 1QL
United Kingdom
+44 1756 707613