New Directions are looking to appoint a dynamic Teacher of Design Technology for a Pupil Referral Unit in Swansea where staff are not simply teachers – they are passionate advocates for their subject and an invaluable link between education and industry. This is a temporary, full-time appointment starting as soon as possible till the end of the academic year.
Working at this school will be an exciting and challenging chapter in the career of any teacher. Along with the responsibilities associated with the position, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the culture, ethos and working practices of the Pupil Referral Unit at every level. The school provides vulnerable learners of all ages the opportunity to learn in a modern and aspiring environment, specifically designed to meet their individual learning and support needs. You will need to be committed to achieving excellence and ensuring every child succeeds. You will be a positively minded person who is passionate about your subject and tenacious in your drive to secure the best possible outcomes for pupils.
The School has a strong commitment to building positive relations with pupils and high-quality pastoral support is a strong feature of their practice. You should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the interventions that may benefit pupils with Social Emotional and Mental Health needs and a willingness to develop your knowledge regarding improved educational engagement further.
The Design and Technology Department is a thriving, innovative and very well-resourced Department which offers Design & Technology, Product Design and Graphic Communication.
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