Teacher of Design (specialising in either Food & Nutrition, Photography, Graphics or 3D Design)

Closing Date: Monday 18th May 2020 (noon)
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract: Permanent
Start date: September 2020
Interviews held: As soon as possible after closing date

Due to current restrictions, interviews may be held via Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp.

Always oversubscribed, we are expanding our school so that more local families can experience the excellent education offered here at Admiral Lord Nelson School for over two decades!

Therefore, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented Teacher of Design who enjoys working within a supportive and dedicated team.  We are looking for a teacher who specialises in either Food & Nutrition, Photography, 3D Design or Graphics. We are looking for strong subject knowledge and the ability to teach across subjects, if needed.  We want a teacher who quickly builds relationships with students and breaks down barriers to learning.  A teacher who inspires children to achieve their potential and loves to see their students experiencing the joy of success every day in their learning!

As a school we are passionate about providing all students with the opportunity to take part in a wide variety of Design subjects at Key Stage 3, with a growing number of students opting to choose a Design subject as a Key Stage 4 option. We are expanding our department to allow us to expand our offer at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. The right candidate will teach and contribute to a successful, innovative and highly motivated team of Design teachers and Technicians committed to delivering a stimulating and challenging Design curriculum.  This position is suitable for an NQT or experienced teachers.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

If you are interested in joining our amazing team of staff, we’d love to hear from you! Informal visits from those who are interested in finding out more about the role are welcomed.  We look forward to discussing what unique skills you could bring to the role and how we could help support you in the next steps of your career. Please contact our Curriculum Director, Davina Cherry: [email protected] to arrange an informal visit.

Alternatively, candidates can apply for this post by returning a completed application form, found on the school website www.alns.co.uk, together with a letter of application (maximum 2 sides of A4) by midday on Monday 18th May. Candidates should send their completed application to [email protected]

Please include in your letter:

  1. What attracts you to the post.
  2. Previous experience and skills that will help you undertake this role.
  3. What you consider to be the key features of an engaging and stimulating 11-16 curriculum.

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Post expires at 12:00pm on Monday May 18th, 2020