Head of Technology (MPS/UPS)
TLR 2c (currently £6341)
FTE1 or .8FTE
Required for September 2019
We are seeking to appoint an exceptional Head of Technology to lead our department. We are looking for a dynamic leader with a clear sense of purpose who will deliver consistently high quality lessons. The successful candidate must have the highest expectations and aspirations for every pupil and be a committed, skilled and a knowledgeable practitioner with an unerring focus on continuous improvement.
The Technology department is supportive and vibrant. We currently offer Textiles, Resistant Materials and Food at Key Stage 3, incorporating some Systems and Control. GCSE options in Textiles, Timbers and Food Preparation & Nutrition are popular choices. The successful candidate must be able to deliver Textiles to GCSE level, and the ability to also deliver Food Preparation and Nutrition to GCSE level would be an advantage. The department is well resourced and staff teach in their own specialist rooms. We are now part of the Synergy Multi-Academy Trust and therefore have strong links with the Technology department at Reepham High School and College.
As a leader of Technology, you will play a pivotal role in the next stage of our development. You will receive high quality support and CPD and will be encouraged to develop enquiry that will improve pedagogy across the school. If you would like to be part of our future, working with an employer who will listen to you, challenge and support your decision making, as well as provide you with a wealth of resources to fulfil this fantastic opportunity, your application will be welcomed.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If appointed, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check and comply with child protection policies and practices. You will also need to provide two satisfactory reference
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