Teacher of Design & Technology (Food Preparation & Nutrition)

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Type of Position:Classroom Teacher
School:Twynham School
Salary:Main Pay Scale - £24,373 to £35,619
Start Date:January 2021
Closing Date: Tuesday 20th October at 8am

Teacher of Design and Technology (Food Preparation and Nutrition)

Start date

January 2021

Contract type

Full time (0.8FTE may be considered)

STPCD conditions (teaching staff)

Contract term




Salary range

£24,373 to £35,619


Twynham School


About the Post

Twynham School is a very special place with an excellent reputation both locally and nationally. We are a heavily over-subscribed school where achievement is exceptionally high, students are well-behaved and eager to learn and relationships are very special. There is an energy about Twynham School; we are entering an exciting decade for the school, our MAT and our community and successful applicants can be confident that they will be working in a truly great environment.

This is a truly exceptional opportunity for a talented colleague.


Who we are looking for

We are looking for a talented and dedicated teacher who will relish the opportunity to:

  • Teach Design and Technology in a vibrant and forward thinking department
  • Further support the already excellent outcomes for students in Design and Technology
  • Work with exceptional professionals to further develop a shared understanding of learning
  • Further shape the curriculum within Design and Technology


You are likely to be someone who:

  • Is an exceptional classroom teacher
  • Has the ability to deliver Food Preparation and Nutrition to GCSE and another D&T specialism to Key Stage 3
  • Has an understanding of effective pedagogy
  • Understands how to enable students to achieve at the highest level
  • Believes that league tables are not the main focus for education
  • Will embrace our highly supportive and professional culture


Twynham School can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues and wonderful young people and their families
  • An exceptional CPD offer from NQT and RQT through to preparation for senior and system leadership
  • Strong and supportive leadership, centralised sanctions and an excellent working environment
  • The opportunity to work within Twynham Learning; a forward-thinking multi-academy trust
  • The opportunity to live in one of the most beautiful areas of the South Coast


Any questions?

To discuss the post or your application, please contact Alex Major (PA to Headteacher) at


How to apply

To apply for this vacancy, please submit an Application Form and Criminal Records Declaration Form by email to: 

Only applications on the Twynham Learning official ‘Application Form –Teaching Posts’ will be accepted. You can download the forms here:

The closing date is Tuesday 20th October 2020 at 8am.




Twynham Learning is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and inclusiveness. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. We are committed to robust Safer Recruitment processes as part of our strong commitment to safeguard children and young people.


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