Food Technology Teacher

Start date: 1st September 2017

Salary:  Academy Pay Scales 1-16 £22,467 - £38,250 per annum

Hours of work: Full Time, Permanent

Closing date: 9am Monday 15th May 2017


Sponsored by the Anglican Diocese of Gloucester and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Clifton who aim to build and develop an Academy at the heart of the community it serves with an emphasis on body, mind and spirit - the whole person. 

The Design Technology department currently offers a range of qualifications at KS4, including WJEC Level ½ Construction, AQA Product Design, WJEC, AQA Engineering, Edexcel Jamie Oliver Home Cooking Skills, AQA Technical Award Food and Catering and AQA Food Preparation and Nutrition.  At KS5 currently AQA Product Design and WJEC Level 3 Food Science and Nutrition is offered.

The Academy is looking for an outstanding Teacher of Food to join the DT department following the retirement of a long standing member of the team. We are looking for someone who can work closely with the Head of Design Technology to help take DT to the next level of development, both in terms of academic opportunities offered to the students and in how we embrace new developments within the department. Being able to teach across all three key stages and be multidisciplinary is a distinct advantage, but not essential.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

To apply for this role please send a covering letter and a completed Teaching Staff Application Form to Katie Jordan, HR Officer at

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