Teacher of Technology (Food & Textiles), Yeovil, Somerset

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Preston SchoolYeovil, Somerset
Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Fabulous Food & Textiles Teacher?

Our aspiration is to be great in all that we do.  Are you a great teacher & leader or aspire to be one?  If so, Preston School is the right school for you!

Required for September 2019:

Teacher of Technology (Food & Textiles)



We are a Business & Enterprise Academy that aspires to embody our strapline of ‘Bringing Learning to Life & Life to Learning’ for every student every day. We place a large emphasis on the development of character and personality of our students, alongside a relentless drive for improving progress in all of the subjects that they study. We aim to be GREAT in everything that we do.

Our student body are wonderful to work with and visitors to the school regularly comment upon the great learning environment within the school, personified by the excellent relationships between students and staff.  We firmly believe in the core BASICs that the students are asked to follow, and we recognise that teaching is made easier when students are engaged with their learning - as ours are.

We are looking for a teacher of Food (KS3 & KS4) & Textiles (KS3) with vision and drive to lead our students. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and talented teacher of Technology who is looking to make a difference in this exciting role.

We would welcome your application if you are:

  • passionate about teaching Technology and aspire for Preston School to be GREAT
  • ambitious and have high expectations, in order to engage and enthuse students to learn & staff to be even greater
  • committed to the education of all young people with the knowledge and experience to teach across the whole range of age and ability (11- 16)
  • an excellent team member with the capacity to lead and develop the department
  • committed to continually improving as a teacher and as a leader of learning
  • An NQT or more experienced teacher

Information on the school and post can be accessed from www.prestonschool.co.uk/vacancies  

This post is subject to two references along with enhanced DBS check from Criminal Record Bureau and medical history check.

If you would like to visit us prior to applying then please contact Jaclyn Surrey,PA to the Principal, on the email below.

Please apply by downloading the application form from the school’s website and return completed with a covering letter addressed to Gregg Morrison, Principal, to JSurrey1@educ.somerset.gov.uk  

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday 24th April 2019

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More about Preston School
Address: Monks Dale, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 3JD, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1935 471131