Teacher of Technology


The Governors are seeking to appoint a well qualified, energetic, enthusiastic and inspirational teacher, with a real passion for Technology to develop and deliver the Design Technology aspect of this subject.  The successful candidate will be able to offer technology disciplines that complement the already successful Food Technology and Art areas of the department. 

The successful applicant will work as part of a dedicated team to improve standards even further in this already thriving faculty.  If you are a committed professional, enjoy a challenge and are passionate about raising standards and making a difference, you are the person we want working with us. 

The successful candidate will: 

- Be an outstanding practitioner

- Have a proven track record of success 

- Have the ability to develop a design technology area to improve standards 

- Have an in depth knowledge of the Design Technology curriculum

Worden is a comprehensive Converter Academy that has a proven track record of sustained improvement and growth.  In January 2020 the school underwent its second consecutive, and successful, section 8 inspection.  Erica Sharman, HMI, confirmed that Academy@Worden continues to be a good school.  She also highlighted ‘that we have a strong and enthusiastic leadership team who have brought about improvement in all areas of the curriculum, including pupils’ personal development. Leaders have improved outcomes for pupils in the GCSE examinations. The progress that pupils make by the time they leave Year 11 is now higher than the national average’.


Worden is committed to promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and appointment will be subject to receipt of suitable references, qualifications and identity checks. 

Interviews:  w/c 8/3/2021 – 26/3/2021

More Information can be found at www.academyatworden.co.uk 

Application forms and covering letter can be emailed to the Business Manager; Mr Reed reedm@wordenacademy.co.uk  


Essential Qualifications - Degree in a relevant subject. 

- PGCE or equivalent. 

- Qualified teacher status or ability to work in secondary schools under the Wolf review recommendations (QTLS). 

Desirable Qualifications - Recent Inset in subject related issues. 

Essential Experience - An effective teacher with a proven track record of raising attainment with experience in teaching all ability groups. 

- Ability to share their experience to sustain a curriculum which is sensitive to the needs of all children. 

Desirable Experience - Involvement in departmental development and improvement. 

Proposed Interview Date: w/c w/c 8/3/2021 – 26/3/2021


For an informal discussion please contact: Headteacher - Mr A Hammersley. 

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