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Teacher In Design Technology (Potential Lead Role For Right Candidate) - Full-time

Herne Bay High School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-5448-217T
  • Posted:09/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS/UPS (TLR2A for Lead Role)
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 15:00
  • Interviews:Wc 20th May 2019

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Role: Teacher in Technology (Potential Lead Role for the right candidate)

If you would like to know more about us then please contact the school at k.eagle@hernebayhigh.org for a personal visit and to meet the department

Details about Herne Bay High School:

Herne Bay High School is a hugely successful school that serves the Herne Bay coastal area of North Kent. We have a comprehensive intake and are significantly oversubscribed in all year groups and in February 2018 Ofsted rated us good with aspects of outstanding.  Whilst academic rigour and examination success is at the forefront of our development, we passionately believe that a broad, balanced approach to education is important and as such we place tremendous emphasis on the Creative and Performing Arts and Sport as a cornerstone of a young person’s educational journey.

Due to continual growth, we are looking to recruit passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated staff, who love working with young people and can add to our already excellent workforce.

All staff joining HBHS will benefit from

  • High quality personalised professional development
  • Fantastic career opportunities
  • Full programme of induction and support
  • Being part of a school that values it employees

Details about the post

Design and Technology is taught on a half yearly rotation with Food Technology during year 7 and 8.  Students follow a forward thinking curriculum that develops their understanding of key knowledge alongside practical skills.  In year 9, students can choose to continue with the subject area and complete an introductory unit in preparation for further study at KS4.  We currently offer OCR Design and Technology, WJEC Engineering and WJEC Hospitality and Catering at KS4. The popularity of the area has been steadily increasing with a pleasing number of students choosing this as an option from year 9 onwards.  The department is well resourced in terms of curriculum time and latest equipment in order to deliver a cutting-edge curriculum.  There are 2 workshops with traditional machinery, 1 computer room with a bank of 25 computers, 2 theory-based rooms and 1 CAD/CAM room which is resourced with a laser cutter, vinyl cutter, 20 computers with access to SolidWorks and 2D Design, five 3D Printers, CNC Router and milling machine. 

We are looking for someone who wants to contribute to designing an engaging and exciting Design and Technology curriculum. The ability to deliver engineering, polymers, metals and timbers will be advantageous. 

The successful applicant will be joining a highly supportive and collaborative department.  We welcome applications from NQTs or from more experienced teachers who are looking to further develop their career.

Applications considered upon receipt. Interview date to be confirmed.

To apply, please submit a completed application form to Mrs K Eagle, k.eagle@hernebayhigh.org

Please do not apply for this position unless you are as committed to safeguarding, the prevention of extremism and radicalisation; and promoting the welfare of children as we are at Herne Bay High School.  Applicants must be willing to undergo comprehensive child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.  

Information about the school

Herne Bay High School is a hugely successful school that serves the Herne Bay coastal area of North Kent. We have a comprehensive intake and are significantly oversubscribed in all year groups and in February 2018 Ofsted rated us good with aspects of outstanding. Whilst academic rigour and examination success is at the forefront of our development, we passionately believe that a broad, balanced approach to education is important and as such we place tremendous emphasis on the Creative and Performing Arts and Sport as a cornerstone of a young person’s educational journey. Due to continual growth, we are looking to recruit passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated staff, who love working with young people and can add to our already excellent workforce. All staff joining HBHS will benefit from • High quality personalised professional development • Fantastic career opportunities • Full programme of induction and support • Being part of a school that values it employees

More details about the school can be found at www.hernebayhigh.org, on Twitter @hernebayhigh and Facebook www.facebook.com/hernebayhigh/ and YouTube www.youtube.com/user/hernebayhighschool

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kellyanne Eagle
  • Address:Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7NS
  • Telephone: (01227) 361221
  • Email: k.eagle@hernebayhigh.org

Fax: 01227 742481

Documents

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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.