Teacher of Textiles and/or Food Technology, Somerset

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Buckler's Mead AcademySomerset
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Start date: February 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers’ Main/Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Buckler’s Mead Academy requires two enthusiastic and motivated Technology Teachers, with a passion for the subject, from February 2020 - a temporary Textiles Teacher (with some Food Technology) for a maternity cover until July 2020 and a permanent Food Technology Teacher.

We are seeking to recruit enthusiastic, motivated, hardworking and successful classroom practitioners who will be able and willing to work as part of the Technology team and contribute to the development of these subjects within the academy, offering high quality teaching to help secure excellent outcomes for our students and the academy.  

In return we can offer you the opportunity to work with motivated students, the full support of a dedicated and committed team of staff and a supportive induction programme in a beautiful area of the South West.  

Buckler’s Mead Academy is a caring 11 – 16 academy in the east of Yeovil, close to the Dorset border.  Our vision as an academy is that all community members are happy, achieve and have limitless aspirations.  We want the very best for every student and our job as professionals is to ensure this happens, constantly striving to improve.  All our staff sign up to these aspirations and play a full role in contributing to this vision through inclusive teaching.  We seek to recruit dedicated and talented staff, highly committed to making a difference.  We are an ‘Investor in People’ for the 8th time and you would be joining a welcoming and very loyal staff where you can be assured of excellent support at all times.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We follow ‘Safer Recruitment’ procedures and all appointments are subject to references and a full Disclosure and Barring Service check.  Buckler’s Mead Academy is an equal opportunities employer.  The campus is a no smoking site.

Interested candidates should apply in writing to Mr Mark Lawrence, Acting Headteacher using an academy application form and with a covering letter giving details of your current experience and suitability for the role.  For further information about the post and the academy please go to our website www.bucklersmead.com 

Closing Date: Monday 16 December 2019 (9.00 am)

Interviews: Week beginning 16 December 2019 

More about Buckler's Mead Academy
Address: 1 St John's Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 4NH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1935 424454