Head of Design Technology Department

West Derby School is an 11-18, all boys’ school in Liverpool. The school is oversubscribed with appeals for places, and has 1010 on roll including 100 in the Sixth Form. We have a state of the art building providing a bright and inspirational learning environment with excellent facilities. We have an ethos of achievement and the belief that every student will achieve no matter their background. Supporting this are simple but powerful values of mutual respect, dignity and pride.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic Head of Department to lead on Design Technology across the school. The successful candidate will have the ability to teach Design Technology at all key stages, and will ideally be an experienced middle leader with a passion for teaching and changing lives.

We can offer you:

 Opportunities to teach your specialist subject to GCSE and potentially A Level
 Extensive and individualised professional development programme
 Excellent promotion opportunities
 A school with outstanding facilities
 An opportunity to change lives through education

You will be:

 An excellent teacher of Design Technology
 Innovative in your approach to teaching
 Able to achieve excellent examination results for children
 Motivated by a desire to change lives
 A qualified teacher

For an informal conversation please telephone Mrs Graham, Headteacher, on 0151 235 1300 or email s.graham@westderbyschool.co.uk

Closing date 9.00 a.m. on Monday 5 February 2024

Interviews will take place later that week

Job Summary

Location: West Derby School 364 West Derby Road Liverpool L13 7HQ
Salary: MPS / UPS, plus TLR 2C (£7,847)
Posted on: 25 January 2024
Closing on: 9.00 a.m. on Monday 5 February 2024