The Governors of Aberdare Community School are seeking to appoint a dynamic, flexible and enthusiastic teacher to become part of the thriving Design & Technology Department at Aberdare Community School. The department has numerous courses in operation including construction, engineering, food and nutrition, horticulture, health and social care and textiles.
The ideal candidate will have a previous record of delivering a range of D&T subjects in a secondary school. A firm but compassionate person able to gain the confidence of pupils in a short period of time is essential. The ability to work as part of a team is critical as close liaison between teaching staff, pastoral staff, and parents is essential to the role and therefore the post requires excellent communication, organisational, and record keeping skills.
The school opened in the summer of 2015 and is part of the 21st Century school building programme. Our facilities include a modern teaching environment with state of the art computer and technology facilities, including a Lecture Theatre. The school is attached to the Sobell Leisure Centre which offers extensive opportunities for pupils, including an all-weather playing facility and newly opened athletics stadium.
Our Mission statement is “Work Hard, Dream Big, Reach for the Stars”
Aberdare Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
CV’s are not accepted as valid applications.
In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted, individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently, if you do not hear from us within one week of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position at the school.
THE CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 12 NOON ON WEDNESDAY 12TH MAY 2021.
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DBS CHECK.
Aberdare Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.