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Teaching Vacancies

"Teachers are committed to working together and sharing ideas so that they provide the best possible education for their students" - Ofsted 2014

Teacher of Design & Technology for September 2019

We are currently seeking for a creative and inspiring Teacher of Design and Technology to join our successful academy.   We are keen to recruit an effective practitioner of Graphics and are able to accommodate any discipline within Design & Technology.  This post is open to NQTs as well as more experienced colleagues.  

We are looking for someone who is passionate about teaching engaging lessons that will help students appreciate the importance of the subject and develop the skills they need for life. 

Our Technology department is modern and well resourced.

Salary - Teacher Pay Scale (fringe)

Closing date 25 February 2019

SENDCo (April 2019)

The Westgate School is committed to the wellbeing, development and growth of staff and students so that all members of the school community can flourish together.  We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and innovative leader for our SENDCo role in this outstanding school.  Whether you are at the start of your SENDCo career or have a wealth of experience, we will focus on the attributes you bring and the impact you will have on students. You will be responsible for co-ordinating and supporting staff to ensure that there are appropriate learning opportunities for students with additional needs.  We are looking for a professional who has the enthusiasm, drive and ambition to inspire staff and students to develop their full potential; an expert practitioner, committed to raising standards of achievement through targeted interventions.

The successful candidate will lead and advise Curriculum Leaders and their teams in the development of appropriate strategies, as well as taking responsibility for line managing Learning Support Assistants.  An important aspect of the role will be to provide training and support to staff regarding teaching and learning approaches for students with additional needs to be used in mainstream curriculum lessons. The successful candidate will also oversee the Physically Impaired Resource Unit, which currently cares for up to 15 students with recognised Physical Disabilities.

Please see attached job description and person specification for further details.

Salary - Negotiable dependent on experience

Closing date 9.00am 25 February 2019         Interviews will take place on the 27 February 2019


Visits to the school are highly recommended, please call to make an appointment

(No agencies please)

You will automatically be enrolled for Teacher's Pensions when appointed

Health Cash Plan included

We will interview as suitable applications are received

The Westgate School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

All staff are expected to be aware and follow the advice and guidance according to ~

'Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018'

You will be subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance for all positions

Application form to be emailed to Mrs S Venturini -