Assistant Lead of DT

All Saints’ Academy, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

Principal: Mr Dermot McNiffe

Assistant Lead of DT

Start date: 1st September 2021 or earlier if possible

Salary: Academy Main/ Upper Scale Points 1-12/ Upper 1-3 (£25,714 - £41,604 per annum) plus TLR 2a £2,873 per annum

Hours of work:  Full Time

Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 9am Monday 21st June 2021

We wish to appoint an outstanding Assistant Leader to work within our Art and Design Faculty to ensure the achievement of excellent outcomes for our students in a range of D&T subjects. The Art and Design Faculty at All Saints’ Academy provide D&T courses in Product Design, Engineering and Construction.

The appointed candidate will work closely with the Head of Faculty to ensure the academic delivery of these subjects to ensure strong student progress for all.

The successful candidate will be joining an outstanding faculty team, where Art and Design are a particular strength, with Art being one of the top performing subjects in the Academy.

All Saints’ Academy is one of the best GCSE performing non-selective secondary schools in the Cheltenham and Tewkesbury area, and it has been for a number of years now.

Following another Good judgement, Ofsted reported:

•          All Saints’ Academy is an inclusive school.

•          Leaders and directors have been successful in improving pupils’ life chances by ensuring that they have achieved well in recent years.

•          Staff hold fast to the school’s values and ethos, which unite them in their drive to improve standards.

•          There is a clear determination to support pupils and their families to overcome barriers.

Ofsted 2018

Sponsored by the Anglican Diocese of Gloucester, we are an Academy serving at the heart of our local community.  All Saints’ Academy has a Life Vision, ‘Where every member of our extended family realises their God-given potential, inspired by John 10:10. Jesus said 'I have come so you may have life in all its fullness'.

We are an inclusive Church Academy who welcomes applications from all denominations and those of none.

What we offer:

-           The Academy is in an attractive new building, within easy access to Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and the M5 with onsite catering facilities

-           Entry into the Teachers’ Pension scheme

-           Free access to the onsite gym facility

-           Access to our Employee Assistance Scheme

-           Free onsite parking

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 Manager at

Interviews maybe held remotely depending on government guidelines at the time of interview. Full details will be emailed to the shortlisted candidates.

All Saints’ Academy is committed to ensure that all applicants and employees are given equal opportunities and that no applicants or employees are discriminated against on the basis of gender, gender reassignment, race, disability, pregnancy or maternity, sexual orientation, marital or civil partnership status, age or religion and belief.


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