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Teacher Of Technology - Full-time

Sittingbourne Community College, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4002-311T
  • Posted:27/02/2019
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:Apr 2019
  • App Close Date:20/03/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Teacher of Technology - Full time

Immediate, Easter or September start


Are you new to the profession or looking for a fresh challenge?  Are you passionate about design, food technology or engineering?  Do you want to be part of a highly successful team in a school committed to subjects that promote pupils' imagination, creativity and inventiveness?

Join us and benefit from:

  • A very well run department where pupils achieve exceptionally well;
  • Dedicated facilities including an engineering workshop and dedicated food technology teaching spaces;
  • Pupils who enjoy learning in an dynamic and exciting school;
  • Teaching a subject that is very popular in Key Stage 4;
  • An excellent CPD programme including opportunities to study further;
  • Being part of a highly successful trust.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Are able to teach KS3 technology and one or more GCSEs in Food, DT and/or engineering;
  • Are able to implement and deliver an inspiring curriulum in a vibrant learning environment;
  • Have obtained at least a high quality degree in a technology subject;
  • Have high expectations and aspirations for all students;
  • Are committed to our vision to ensure student well-being and good progress is at the heart of everything we do.

We would be willing to consider applicants with relevant experience who may not hold QTS but have a commitment to achieve this.

Ofsted – ‘Teachers have high expectations of their pupils and expect all pupils to give of their best.’


Closing Date:  Wednesday 20th March 2019 at 12 noon

Interview:  TBC


Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Contact details:   Beth Arculus-Pennells

Email:  beth.arculus@swale.at

Applications to be sent to:  Jill Devine, HR Officer

Email:  hr@swale.at


Trust Principal: Mr J Whitcombe MA

Executive Headteacher: Mr S Murphy

Headteacher: Ms Y Peden


Information about the school

Sittingbourne Community College is a large non-selective school and was judged by Ofsted in November 2017 as a ‘Good’ school.

We believe that all learners need to feel safe and secure in school in order for them to reach their full potential. We have established a culture of respect for each other and pride in academic achievement for all learners.

We offer our students a very broad curriculum, placing value on the arts and vocational subjects in addition to core and Ebacc subjects. Our objective is to ensure success for every student so that when they leave us they are well rounded, confident individuals, well equipped to take their place in the work place or further education. We are very proud of the culture and ethos that exists in the school which is continually evolving and developing to ensure that all students benefit from our extensive systems of support.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:HR Team
  • Address:Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME104NL
  • Telephone: 01795 472449
  • Email: HR@swale.at


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.