Teacher of Technology, Bath and North East Somerset

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Writhlington SchoolBath and North East Somerset

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Technology

Required from January 2020, 

Fixed term until 31 August 2020 with the potential to become permanent


Are you an inspirational, dedicated teacher who is committed to raising expectations and attainment? Do you consistently deliver well planned lessons, track individual pupil progress and provide structured feedback?

You will be teaching Design and Technology and Engineering across Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 as part of our enthusiastic and collaborative Technology team. The faculty achieved excellent results in 2018/19 with both KS4 and KS5 achieving strong results, the Product Design and Engineering results were in the top 10% of results in the country. 

We are really privileged to have a state of the art building in Mendip Studio School.  It has specialist rooms and workshops which were designed and resourced in collaboration with our industry supporters, allowing students to access a wide range of specialist industry standard equipment and CAD/CAM/3D Printers, technical support is provided by well qualified and experienced Technicians.  All students and teachers have their own iPad for use in school and at home to enhance the teaching and learning experience.

Writhlington School is part of the Midsomer Norton Schools’ Partnership and is located on a large modern campus that benefits from exceptional media facilities, a 400-seat theatre and a Community Sports Centre. The school is committed to supporting staff in their professional development and working collaboratively to drive towards the goal of consistently refining pedagogy and practice with a pupil centred mindset

The teaching, leadership and pastoral support across the schools means that our students get the benefit of the shared facilities and curriculum opportunities. Mendip Studio School has recently received a ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted. The inspection outcome is a testament to the hard work, talent and commitment of all staff across the campus.

New staff ideas are encouraged and there are a range of opportunities to lead and to contribute to its wide range of extracurricular activities: a large Combined Cadet Force, Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and international links with Tanzania and Rwanda that support the 14-19 curriculum. 

If you would like to work in a collaborative, forward-thinking and supportive school environment, apply by 14 October 2019

Visit our website for further information and to download an application form or apply online today! http://www.writhlington.org.uk/contact/job-vacancies

Tel:  01761 433581 

Writhlington School, Knobsbury Lane, Radstock, Bath BA3 3NQ

Midsomer Norton Schools Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS with a check against the Barred list is required for the successful candidate.  

More about Writhlington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Knobsbury Lane, Writhlington, Radstock, Bath, Somerset, BA3 3NQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1761 433581
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