Teacher of Design Technology

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Wilnecote School, Tamworth

Teacher of Design Technology


Required for September 2017

The successful candidate must be able to teach Product Design (Resistant Materials) across the curriculum, including GCSE.

Do you want to make an impact in a school that is moving forward with exciting times ahead? Wilnecote High School is now part of the Community Academies Trust, a local school-based Trust with an excellent reputation and two recently selected National Teaching Schools at its heart.

Our school aspires to be outstanding with high expectations and high aspirations for each student. We are proud of the achievements of the young people who attend our school and are committed to developing the skills of leadership, cooperation and personal responsibility so that they succeed academically and also become active, self-confident citizens.

We are seeking to appoint a talented and engaging Teacher of Design Technology to join our team. This post is suitable for an experienced teacher looking for an exciting, fresh opportunity or a newly qualified teacher looking for their first teaching role.

The successful candidate will:-
* Be an inspirational and innovative Teacher of Product Design (Resistant Materials) with a strong working knowledge of the Design Technology curriculum.
* Have an excellent working knowledge of CAD / CAM (Computer Aided Design/ Computer Aided Manufacturing) to ensure student work is current and relevant.
* Possess the enthusiasm to encourage students to design ambitious and challenging products
* Be willing to develop and share ideas, schemes, products and processes across the faculty.

If you are a talented professional with passion, commitment and resilience, and if you are driven to make a difference to the lives and futures of young people, we would like to hear from you.

In return our school will offer you:-

* Support, mentoring and professional learning appropriate to this senior post and linked to the National Teaching Schools in our Trust.
* A professional, hardworking and supportive team with the desire and skills to improve outcomes.
* The opportunity to make a significant contribution to the strategic development of the school
* A forward-looking, enthusiastic, dynamic and open staff

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. Please get in touch if you would like to arrange this.

For more information, and to request a full application pack including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education:

Applications will be reviewed as received, so please return your application promptly.

Closing date: midday on Monday 15th May 2017.

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