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Head of Design and Technology - Full-time

Dartford Grammar School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5406-256T
  • Posted:30/09/2021
  • Pay:MPS/UPS + LFA + TLR 2c
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:01/11/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:TBA

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‘THE SUNDAY TIMES WORLD SCHOOL OF THE DECADE’

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DARTFORD GRAMMAR SCHOOL

Roll: 1533 (617 in the sixth form)

(Boys 11-18, Girls 16-18)

HEAD OF DESIGN TECHNOLOGY  

Required for September 2022 (or an earlier start date by discussion)

(MPS/UPS + LFA + TLR 2c)

An enthusiastic and committed teacher to lead and manage Design Technology at a high performing school offering excellence within the state sector.

The post would be equally suitable for an exceptional candidate seeking early promotion or a more experienced teacher. 

We are keen to hear from you if you are:

  • an excellent classroom practitioner
  • committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
  • well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team
  • well-motivated and conscientious.

We can offer you:

  • the opportunity to inspire highly able and well-motivated students to fulfil and exceed their potential
  • a dynamic and supportive working environment
  • a well-established Induction Programme
  • opportunities for professional development

Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities designated as ‘outstandingly successful’ in successive national and international inspections. The ability to teach across all Key Stages and be an active participant in the extra-curricular life of the school are important.

Please use the contact details below if you would like the opportunity to tour the school before making an application.

For further details and an application pack please contact the HR Manager, Mrs A Dennett, at the school (telephone: 01322 223039; e-mail: adennett@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk)

Please return a completed application form, to the Headmaster, Mr J C Metcalf, Dartford Grammar School, West Hill, Dartford, Kent DA1 2HW.

Closing date: Monday 1st November 2021

Interview date to be confirmed

(The school may interview early in the case of an exceptional candidate)

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

Information about the school

The Sunday Times IB School of the Decade

Dartford Grammar School is a selective academy for boys, admitting girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry in each year group and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,534 including 618 in the sixth form.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 291426

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).