Design and Technology Teacher

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Design and Technology Teacher to join our team of exceptional educators. Could that be you?

Our ideal candidate will be able to inspire our students to think outside of the box, solve real-world problems, and unleash their potential as future designers and engineers.

About Beechwood School

Beechwood is a co-educational independent day and boarding school for children aged 3 -18, which comprises of a Pre-Prep, Preparatory and Senior School. It is a thriving, happy and purposeful place where excellence and a love of learning are nurtured.

Our students thrive in an exceptionally positive learning environment and our small class sizes mean that the teaching workload is more manageable. Our students’ excellent behaviour and enthusiasm make every lesson a pleasure.

About the Role and You

Contract type: Full-time, permanent

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Start date: September 2024

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and delivering inspiring lessons that encourage students to explore various design principles and technologies.
  • Facilitating hands-on learning experiences, including projects and experiments, to enhance students’ understanding and application of design concepts.
  • Fostering a collaborative and inclusive classroom environment where every student feels empowered to express their creativity and ideas.
  • Integrating technology tools and resources effectively to enhance teaching and learning experiences.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Design and Technology, or a related field.
  • Significant experience teaching up to GCSE and A Level.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A creative and innovative approach to curriculum design.

Why Choose Us?

At Beechwood School, we are dedicated to creating an environment where both students and staff flourish. In addition to being part of an exceptional team, here is what you can expect:

  • Competitive Staff remuneration.
  • Coaching development programme.
  • Teaching and learning focus.
  • Pastoral development.
  • Bursaries for your dependent children at any Alpha School.
  • Bonus for our ‘Refer a Friend Scheme.’
  • Wellness programme.
  • Access to life assurance.
  • After school classes.
  • Mentorship programme.
  • Lunch and parking provided.

To find out more about this role, please read our Job Description

If this role aligns with your skill set and experience, we would love to hear from you!

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please fill out our Application Form and return this to along with your CV.

Please also fill out our form below and a member of our Recruitment Team will be in contact with you shortly.

We look forward to welcoming you to Beechwood School.

Beechwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants for ALL jobs will undergo appropriate child-protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to enhanced level, with costs covered by the company. This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.