TEACHER OF DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY (with some KS3 Art) - Part Time 0.6 FTE
  • Employer: Tarporley High
  • Reference: SEC/21/148660
  • Published: Tue 20/04/2021, 15:35 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 11/05/2021, 15:35 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 0.6 of Full Time Equivalent
  • Salary: Main Pay Range and Upper Pay Range considered
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Tarporley High School and Sixth Form College, Cheshire

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TEACHER OF DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY (with some KS3 Art) - Part Time 0.6 FTE

TEACHER OF DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY (with some KS3 Art) – Part Time 0.6 FTE

Temporary until 31 August 2022 in the first instance 

Start Date: 1st September 2021

Salary: MPR//UPR                                            

Location: Cheshire West and Chester

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding part time Teacher of Design and Technology to join our successful Performing, Creative, Arts and Technology (PCAT) team in this high-performing and inclusive 11-18 academy school with over 1100 students on roll and growing. This is an exciting opportunity to join this highly successful academy and lead school in the Cheshire Vale Teaching School Alliance where teamwork, leadership, and enthusiasm for learning are all notable strengths. We require a teacher to teach Design and Technology and some Art to Key Stage 3 students.

Rated as Outstanding by Ofsted: ‘The ethos and culture of the school develop both students and staff equally well and create an enthusiasm for learning.’ ‘The sixth form is outstanding. It is highly successful in helping students to move on to higher education, training or employment.’ ‘Leaders at all levels, managers and governors are relentless in their drive to bring about further improvement, particularly to the quality of teaching and students’ achievement.’

You will:

  • Be an inspirational Teacher of Design and Technology
  • Be highly organised, and passionate about ensuring excellence for all in teaching, learning and achievement
  • Be aspirational about your own professional development and have excellent communication and motivational skills
  • Be committed to providing the best possible opportunities for all our young people

We can offer you:

  • Support and challenge from a high performing leadership team
  • The scope to be creative and innovative in developing approaches to teaching, learning and the curriculum 

You will find a school and sixth form that build strong partnerships between staff, students, parents and the wider community. We have a talented hardworking staff, united in their belief that only the best is good enough for our young people. If you are approachable, able to inspire, challenge and develop colleagues, and want to share your vision, passion and energy through leading in this key role, then this may be the job for you!

Application forms and further details: Available to download from www.tarporleyhigh.co.uk

Applications to be sent to pzborowski@tarporleyhigh.co.uk 

Closing date: Tuesday 11th May by 12 noon

Video Conferencing Interviews will take place during w/c 17th May

This school 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 exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory check supplied by the Disclosure and Barring Service. The check will include any cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.


How to Apply

Please complete the Tarporley High School application form (available on our website) and return your application information either by post or email to pzborowski@tarporleyhigh.co.uk 

Please clearly indicate in your details of previous employment the types and the sizes of schools in which you have been employed, if applicable, clearly indicating dates of employment and accounting for any breaks in employment, and clearly indicating the grade/class/level of all qualifications cited.

Please note that if you do not provide the information requested, it may affect your chances of being shortlisted for the post.  Please ensure that you give e-mail addresses for your referees.

Please write a letter of application no longer than two sides of A4. A concise Curriculum Vitae may be submitted in addition to but not instead of the completed form. In your letter, you should outline:- 

  • Why are applying for this post
  • The skills and qualities you would bring to the role of hEADTeacher of Design and Technology Please confirm your e-mail address as shortlisted candidates will receive an invitation to interview via e-mail. Thank you again for your interest in this post. Any queries you have should be directed to Pamela Zborowski (01829 732558) in the first place. We will do our best to help.
  • You can send your application by email to pzborowski@tarporleyhigh.co.uk

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