Education are seeking to appoint a Design Technology Teacher, for an immediate
start. The post is working across Merthyr, with the opportunity to work
across several secondary schools.
The role would
be a superb opportunity to progress into a long-term role for the new academic
year. This is a full-time role working within the school and across the
department. It is initially due to start as soon as possible. The role offers
up to five days a week, guaranteed work.
have a solid academic record and this role would be an excellent opportunity
for both Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) as well as more experienced teachers.
The schools are well established within the area and have great involvement in
the community surroundings, with excellent transport links.
Be passionate and knowledgeable, with the ability to inspire and
motivate students to succeed
Have the ability to teach up to GCSE level
Adhere to New Directions Compliance procedures
Be in possession of a clear DBS with the update service (desirable but
The ability to
uphold excellent classroom behaviour and deliver varied teaching styles is
essential. A professional attitude is important, where you will be required to
abide to the school policies and dress code. You will need to be registered
with the Education Workforce Council and happy to adhere to New Directions
We recruit Design and Technology (D&T) Teachers who are experienced or Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs).
Ideally you will be happy to teach anywhere from Key Stage 3 (KS3), Key Stage 4 (KS4) and possibly Key Stage 5 (KS5) in the following areas:
As a Design and Technology Teacher you’ll be expected to:
Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism
Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges
Motivate pupils with enthusiastic and imaginative presentation
Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils’ development
Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
Stay up-to-date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening
Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.
What New Directions Education offers:
A dedicated and expert Account Manager
Regular and varied supply work
Competitive rates of pay
Potential long-term roles
Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
A network of branches across the UK
One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry