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Food Technology Teacher, Cheshire West

  • Location: Cheshire West
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Salary: £100 - £140 per day
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

Would you like to work  for a leading secondary school in West Cheshire? Are you a qualified food technology teacher with experience of teaching key stages 3 & 4 and immediately/imminently  free to start work?

Would you like to be represented by a proven and well recognised consultant; solely interested in working with honest, like minded and passionate professionals? 

If you would like to be treated as a person as oppose to a statistic and prefer an honest and direct approach, please contact Frank Richards at New Directions Education on:

0151 515 0822.

I’m currently recruiting a food technology teacher, hopeful in that person is available to start after October/November half-term; potentially sooner if that person is available and free. The school have specifically asked for CVs from teachers who have the necessary attitude, qualifications and skills to help students attain the results they require for further education and employment. This will initially be a temporary role until the end of the academic year with an increasing chance of becoming permanent for the right candidate. 

What will I have to do?

You will be expected to work a Full timetable be flexible and if possible, have experience of teaching textiles, although the latter isn’t going to rule out candidates.

You must be able to teach food technology and nutrition across Key Stages 3 & 4 (potentially KS5 if have experience). 

What qualifications or experience do I need?

This school have asked for teachers who are able to prove and display the following:

  • A sense of humour
  • A relevant degree and teaching qualification (NQT, QTS or QTLS)
  • At least 3 months teaching experience within a UK secondary school
  • Experience of teaching food technology at key stages 3 & 4 (key stage 5 is desirable)

 What do New Directions Education provide me with:

  • a dedicated, former teacher and school leader who will advise and support you through each process
  • excellent and competitive daily (£100 – £140) rate
  • free training relevant to the role and portable across all areas
  • refer a colleague or friend bonus of £250 (uncapped)
  • paid via PAYE and not an umbrella company (pay proportion of your salary)
  • regular employment opportunities
  • a range of day to day, short and long term as well as permanent roles
  • flexible part or full-time work to fit around your existing study, lifestyle and existing commitments

Job Specification

The general role of a Food Technology Teacher is to deliver an innovative and engaging approach to the delivery of the food technology curriculum.

Working usually with colleagues across the DT curriculum, this is a specialist role, which requires catering expertise.

As a Food Technology Teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Ensure that the statutory requirements of the National Curriculum are met
  • Encourage literacy and numeracy growth through food technology
  • Evaluate the design and delivery of the Food Technology curriculum, continuously striving to improve all aspects
  • Keep effective assessment records
  • Develop and maintain links with hospitality and catering enterprises
  • Set targets for student achievements.

What New Directions Education Ltd offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term teaching roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • Preferred supplier to more than 20 boroughs across the UK
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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