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Teacher of Design Technology and Food Preparation and Nutrition

Soham Village College

Part time applicants and unqualified teachers will also be considered.

Required from September 2021, an inspirational and enthusiastic Teacher of Design Technology & Food Preparation & Nutrition, capable of teaching throughout Key Stages 3 and 4.

Salary range £18,169 – £41,604, dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience.

The successful candidate will join a forward looking and committed team of ambitious, reflective and outstanding teachers in a department which values excellent outcomes for all. The faculty is highly respected within the school and is well resourced and supported by several TAs and technicians. Outstanding schemes of work are prepared and resourced and ready to be delivered by the right candidate.

The school is oversubscribed and enjoys a considerable reputation in the local area for its academic excellence and caring ethos. In December 2016, Ofsted described the way in which the school promotes students’ personal development and its work to support students as outstanding.

Ofsted also identified “a culture of academic excellence” which is consistently reflected in the school’s GCSE results.

There is a strong culture of teaching and learning in the school and staff value highly the continuing professional development and research opportunities available in school. Ofsted praised the “good opportunities for staff to develop professionally” and commented that “staff are highly positive about the training they receive.” In addition they reported that “newly qualified teachers speak effusively about the support they receive.”

There are varied opportunities for career progression for staff at all levels.

Further details of this position can be found in the documents below, and an application pack can be found to the right of this advert, under ‘recruitment core documents.

We are unable to accept CVs.

Closing date for applications is 10am, Monday 21 June 2021.

Please return all completed application forms to

Staploe Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, and medical checks. Staploe Education Trust. Executive Headteacher Dr Carin Taylor Schools in our Trust: Soham Village College; Kennett Primary School; The Shade Primary School; The Weatheralls Primary School