Job Description

Do you have a teaching degree in Design Technology (DT)? Are you looking for immediate long-term work? Do you have a passion for teaching, and want to share your knowledge? Academics are recruiting for a Design Technology (DT) (or related) teacher to fulfil a long-term vacancy within Cardiff north. This full-time position starts immediately on the 7th November after half-term. This position is until the end of the current academic year, but there are opportunities for 2022/23 contract extensions (subject to performance). This secondary school fosters an encouraging, welcoming, and excelling attitude that promotes personal growth in staff and pupils. According to Estyn, students have been described as mature, enthusiastic, and having “exceptional” behaviour. In addition to these great attributes, you will be working in a school that has modern classrooms and up-to-date resources that coincides with the national curriculum. In turn, teaching at this school is an enjoyable and exciting experience for both Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT’s) and experienced teachers. Applicants should have the ability to teach DT competently while creating an inclusive and safe learning environment where students reach potentials. Given the nature of the role, you will need excellent management skills to ensure pupils remain on task and meet set learning objectives. The role requires applicants to inspire students to excel and take an interest in DT. Therefore, you must be passionate and willing to use creative methods to help deliver the national curriculum. You will be responsible for teaching pupils the fundamentals of DT such as woodwork. During this role, you will gain valuable experience of working with KS3, KS4, and KS5. The right candidate will encourage students to maximise potential, learn crucial life skills, and to take general interest in school life. Summary Secondary DT teacher Cardiff north location Immediate start Full-time and long-term contract 2022/23 contract extension possibilities Passionate about DT and sharing knowledge through teaching Both NQT’s and experienced teachers are welcome £150-£190 per day (subject to experience)Criteria: PGCE/ or equivalent teaching degree with QTS Successful record of improving students’ performance Eligible to work in the UK Valid DBS/EWC (Can be produced by us)Who are Academics? We are a national educational agency that specialise in providing permanent, long-term and daily placements. Our consultants tailor candidate’s needs, and are always on hand for support. Awarded the Recruitment and Employment Confederation “Gold Standard” Our large client base enables regular and flexible employment. We offer competitive pay. We use online, hassle free time sheets.This is a great opportunity that should not be missed! Apply today