Our Outstanding client school is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Subject Leader of Food Technology to join their team of talented, energetic and visionary teachers.
This rare opportunity offers the right candidate the chance to play an integral role as our client school establishes Food Technology as a subject at their school. From September 2018 the school will be located in s new permanent £18m building, where Food Technology will have its own, fully equipped area. They expect Food Technology to be a popular and successful course across the school and will be introducing it as an option at Key Stage 4 from September, with the option of further study in the Sixth Form to follow. Through their Electives programme there is space to develop an interest and understanding of food and cooking beyond the curriculum.
This is an excellent career opportunity offering valuable leadership and management experience that would provide the ideal preparation for further middle or senior leadership roles.
Tradewind Recruitment is looking for an expert practitioner with successful teaching experience across the age and ability range, and someone who demonstrates a good understanding of the potential of technology to enhance learning.
You will have a passion for food and cooking, and a track record of excellent teaching, collaboration and creativity. You will hold and embody the highest expectations of your pupils and will have the drive and ambition to create an outstanding environment for learning, in Food Technology and beyond.
Our client School is looking for its Subject Leaders to:
*Be outstanding practitioners who inspire pupils and colleagues
*Be creative in delivering a rigorous, academic curriculum
*Believe that every child can and will succeed
*Be flexible, collaborative and resilient
*Be excited about helping to design and create every aspect of the school, including the curriculum, policies and the extended day programme
*Contribute to the whole life of the school through our extra-curricular programme
*Have the highest ambitions for your pupils, the school and yourself
In return we will offer you:
* A unique opportunity to be a key member of staff and help build on the school's successes to date
*A happy and supportive working environment with high expectations and standards
*An opportunity to pioneer an exciting new curriculum at Key Stage 4 and Post-16
*A network of outstanding practitioners to collaborate with and learn from
*Leadership and management opportunities both now, and in the future as the school grows
*A BUPA cash plan to contribute to medical care
Tradewind Recruitment St Albans is proud to partner this successful and rapidly growing secondary School, which opened in September 2013. The over-subscribed school is a popular choice for local families. From September 2018, the school will be moving to a brand new purpose built building right in the heart of the community that it serves.
By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
To be considered for this Food Technology position you will need:
*QTS status or equivalent (overseas teachers will be considered)
*Enhanced DBS or Overseas Police Checks if necessary
*An updated CV with employment History and updated references
*A legal right to work in the UK (This school can offer sponsorship)
Click Apply now to be considered for this amazing opportunity as a Food Technology teacher at this Outstanding Hertfordshire school or for more information about the role please call John Sandford on or email
We look forward to hearing from you and introducing you to our client school
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
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