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Design and Technology Teacher


Job Description:

  • Design and Technology Teacher
  • Resistant materials and Graphics 
  • Full-time
  • Immediate
  • Permanent scale point: MPS1 to UPS1 (Fringe)
  • Redbridge

A large secondary school in Redbridge are currently looking to appoint a qualified Design and Technology teacher to teach resistant materials and product design leading in woodwork from the summer term on a permanent contract.

The Role

This role is a full-time teaching position in the school’s Design and Technology department. You will be teaching mixed ability classes across both KS3 and KS4. Year 7 and year 8 classes follow a broad introduction to all Design and Technology subjects and your focus in these year groups will be to teach basic skills in wood work. From year 9, pupils opt to either complete BTEC Design and Technology or GCSE Product Design. You will be teaching across both courses again with a focus on wood work and resistant materials.

You will be responsible for all aspects of the teaching and learning, assessments and coursework towards examination. You will be joining an established team in the technology department with good support and career development opportunities.

The School

This large comprehensive secondary school is set in a semi-rural area and is a popular choice for families in the local community.  The school encourages all pupils to reach their academic potential alongside developing creatively and socially through a broad range of arts and sports subjects and extra-curricular activities. There is a dynamic and forward thinking leadership team, and a welcoming and supportive staff team.

The school is primarily accessible by car with ample onsite parking available.

  • To apply for this role you must hold UK QTS and have experience teaching both Design Technology (Woodwork) and product design.
  • The school are keen to appoint as soon as possible. Please apply with an up-to-date CV.

We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

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