Full Time Teacher of DT/ Engineering/Electronics
Outer London Allowance
Required from September 2021
The Odyssey Trust for Education is an innovative collaboration between Townley Grammar School and King Henry School.
As a Trust, we strive to develop and maintain an environment where students are valued, their needs are met and they are given the opportunity to reach their full potential academically and socially. We focus on character education, inclusion and student mental health.
At King Henry School we aspire to provide our students with an extraordinary education, one that unlocks curiosity, ignites ambition and forges a social conscience.
At King Henry School our key priorities are:
1. Students receive high quality teaching and a broad, inclusive curriculum.
2. A strong pastoral system, emphasising positive relationships, ensuring no child is left behind.
3. Staff wellbeing is prioritsed and promoted.
4. KHS communicates effectively with families, out local community, and other stakeholders.
We are looking for an ambitious and inspirational teacher of DT, Engineering & Electronics to join a well-resourced, highly skilled and successful department which is part of the STEM cluster.
This would be an ideal opportunity for an NQT to start their teaching career in a department who values team work and a friendly working environment.
• DT / Engineering Teacher position in Erith, Kent
• Enhanced opportunities for professional and career development
• Electronics, DT and Engineering
• DT/Engineering Teacher position starting September 2019
• Main Pay Scale / Upper Pay Scale
• Open to NQTs and experienced teachers
This DT/Engineering role would suit an inspirational teacher, you will have high standards for yourself and your pupils and a happy, positive demeanour. The role is open to accomplished DT/Engineering Teachers and highly talented DT/Engineering NQTs.
In this DT/Engineering Teacher post, you will be an important member of the well-equipped Design and Technology Department across the Trust. You will equip GCSE and A Level students with the required knowledge to confidently take their exams and achieve excellent results.
The Trust is committed to a long-term vision for the future of both schools that will incorporate an allowance of CPD and training time. Quickly find your feet with the help of the supportive and settled Design Technology & Engineering team as you work in the Design Technology & Engineering Department, a favourite with pupils.
We provide a full and robust induction programme for all new members of staff, as part of the school’s Staff Development Programme, with further support for staff new to the teaching profession. We encourage professional development across the Trust including opportunities to share ideas for improving teaching and learning.
We offer a bespoke and personalised range of pathway opportunities, including NPQML, NPQSL and opportunities to study for a Diploma or Masters with Buckingham University. This position will provide a sound foundation for further promotion within the Odyssey Trust and beyond.
Townley Grammar School is committed to the wellbeing and happiness of staff. We have an extensive programme of wellbeing sessions for all staff and are committed to providing a positive and supportive working environment for all.
Latest Date for Applications: 12 noon Thursday 20th May 2021
We encourage applicants to apply sooner or at least by the ‘Latest Date’.
Please note that early applications are encouraged as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.
The school is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and
promoting the welfare of children and young people.
The Trust operates a no smoking policy
King Henry School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.