Temporary Teacher of Design & Technology

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham.  New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multi million pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley. 

Title: Temporary Teacher of Design Technology

Grade: MPS – UPS

Academy: North Durham Academy

North Durham Academy is currently looking to appoint a creative Teacher of Design Technology to join their existing Technology and Vocational Directorate. This role presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference to our young people’s lives in all aspects of Academy life through providing high quality teaching and guidance to all students. The ability to offer more than one specialism would be an advantage, in particular, Food Preparation and Nutrition.

The Academy promotes an engaging style of teaching, providing high quality learning that inspires and motivates students. We encourage CPD to improve pedagogy amongst staff and like to share best practice.  Staff are encouraged to discuss subject and teaching both informally and in departmental meetings. You will be well-supported by a team of teachers along with senior and middle leaders as you work to raise attainment levels and offer an engaging ‘student first’ curriculum experience.   

What we are looking for

 Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent practice, whilst simultaneously driving forward continuous improvement in student outcomes at all levels.  Applicants will have high aspirations and should be able to reinforce numeracy skills, academy-wide, providing a positive impact on student attainment and progress.

As well as excellent communication skills, you must have high expectations of students.  You will consistently model excellent practice and have student achievement and progress at the forefront of your practice.

If you want an exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant school in a modern teaching environment that makes a difference to our young people’s lives– we want to hear from you.

Completed applications should be emailed to hr@ncdat.org.uk by no later than 20th May 2022 by midday.

Interviews will be held week commencing 23rd May 2022.

Please do not attach copies of CV’s/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process.   Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and will undertake the appropriate employment checks to meet this commitment

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Job Summary

Location: North Durham Academy
Salary: MPS - UPS
Posted on: 10 May 2022
Closing on: 20/05/2022