Teacher of Technology
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The Northworthy Trust are inviting applications for the post of Teacher of Technology based at The Long Eaton School. This is an exciting opportunity to join a supportive and ambitious team of Technology teachers, who are committed to improving attainment levels across the faculty through their passion for teaching and learning. The successful candidate will teach a mixture of Design Technology, Construction and Engineering to a range of mixed ability groups across Key Stage 3, 4 and 5. Most students at Key Stage 4 are working towards the new suite of Level 2 vocational awards, over the three years of the Key Stage 4 course. Students have 5, one hour lessons of Technology per fortnight in Key Stage 3 and 4.
The successful candidate will have strong communication skills and will be able to work well within a team, yet be able to demonstrate an ability to utilise their own initiative. They will be motivated and resilient and be able to demonstrate the skills required to engage students in their learning.
This is an excellent opportunity for an NQT or more experienced teacher to join this innovative and growing Trust. NQTs benefit from a full programme of NQT support throughout their Induction Year and all staff enjoy the benefits of CPD. The post holder will enjoy working in a caring and supportive environment at The Long Eaton School.
We are looking to appoint a person who:
• is committed to continuous development and the raising of achievement
• will make a strong contribution to the teaching of Technology within the School
This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to a DBS (formerly Enhanced CRB) Check, Medical Clearance and satisfactory references.
Applicants should note that the Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy early if there is a high volume of applications or an exceptional candidate is identified.
Closing Date: Sunday 24th March 2019
Interview Date: TBC
For more details regarding the school, please visit the school website: www.longeaton.derbyshire.sch.uk
An application pack can be obtained by contacting Northworthy HR Team on 0115 9732438 or at HR@northworthytrust.org.uk