The Kingston Academy seeks a skillful and engaging Design and Technology teacher with a strong command of this subject and a forward thinking approach. The successful candidate would join us as soon as possible.
We invite applications from candidates with the following attributes for this pivotal role:
Passionate about their subject, with an innovative approach to DT (engineering & manufacturing focus, ‘beyond the birdbox’);
With resistant materials and graphics experience;
Strong classroom practitioner, with the ability to engage pupils, and experienced in teaching to GCSE and ‘A’ level standard;
Innovative in their approach to engaging pupils in Design and Technology;
Flexible and committed to engage in the wider curriculum through our Going Beyond and enrichment activities.
Our selection procedure will aim to identify with rigour whether the candidate fulfills the requirements of the post and will include the consideration of the candidate’s suitability to work with children and young people. The process will include:
Teaching an observed lesson to a full class of pupils;
Meeting with a panel of our pupils for informal question and answer session;
Interview with Assistant Head / Deputy Head and Head Teacher.
We look forward to receiving your application.
If you would like to visit the school prior to submitting your application you are very welcome to do so. Please contact Justine Free in order to arrange this. Your application will not be disadvantaged in any sense if you are unable to visit.