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Teacher of Food Technology

Bishop Challoner Catholic Federation of SchoolsWhitechapel, London Borough of Tower Hamlets

To Start July/September 2021
Permanent
Inner London Pay Scale MPS/UPS
E1 0LB, Whitechapel, London Borough of Tower Hamlets


We seek to appoint an exceptional Teacher of Technology who has a proven track record.  This post would suit both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

This is a school in an area of relatively high deprivation which transforms the life opportunities of children.  If you came into teaching to transform lives, then this is an opportunity for you to do so.

As Britain’s first federated school, our campus embraces two schools, Boys’ and Girls’ with a co-ed Sixth Form.  The school has 1280 students on roll, including 250 in the Sixth Form.  Due to the outstanding pastoral care we provide our students with we are a World Class School and hold Beacon School status. We work in effective partnership with several organisations including City in Excellence in Teaching and East London Teaching School Alliance. We have state of the art buildings and facilities and dedicated professional staff - Bishop Challoner is an exciting and supportive environment in which to work and develop your career.

Technology is a very popular subject at Bishop Challoner.  Working with a team of passionate and dedicated practitioners, you will join a highly successful department and contribute to its development by offering an innovative and thought-provoking curriculum and an engaging learning environment.

You’ll be teaching Design & Technology at KS3 and KS4 WJEC EDUQAS Food preparation and Nutrition. It will be very important that you have confidence in teaching more than one Design and Technology discipline.

This is a fantastic opportunity for exceptional teachers. You do not need to be a practising Catholic to apply.


We Offer:

-The unique opportunity to develop gender-related teaching and learning in a federation of two schools
-An established and comprehensive Early Careers Teacher Programme (ECT)
-A strong commitment to your professional development and career management – excellent CPD opportunities including bespoke individual and team-based training programmes across all levels
-Support with post-graduate courses of study, including Masters Degrees
-Outstanding support from faculty teams and a designated mentor
-Opportunities to be involved with action-based research on topics that match your pedagogical interests
-Supportive environment in which your enthusiasm will be encouraged, nurtured and rewarded
-A positive and stimulating school environment which values the 

contribution of all staff

We are looking for professionals with:

-The willingness to support our Catholic Ethos
-A track record of successful student outcomes across the Key Stages
-Evidence of excellent classroom practice – good and outstanding practice only
-High expectations of pupil attainment and behaviour
-Passion for providing an extensive amount of extra-curricular opportunities for our young people


If you have the passion and drive to contribute to the future development of Design and Technology Faculty at Bishop Challoner, we look forward to hearing from you.


How to Apply:

Your application is a direct permanent application to Bishop Challoner.

To apply, please request an application form from Ellie Field at bishopchalloner@hays.com or call Ellie on 0207 259 8770 for more information. Your application is a direct permanent application to our school (not through agency), Hays is our recruitment partner for all permanent appointments.

Closing Date: Wednesday 19th May 2021 at 12 noon

We reserve the right to interview before the deadline if we have a strong field.

Our federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check. The Governing Body is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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