Design Technology Teacher

Design Technology Teacher – Independent School

Location: Essex

Start Date: September 2024

Contract: 1 Year, Full Time

Salary: Based on the schools’ generous pay scale

We are currently seeking an exceptional DT teacher to join a high-performing independent through school in Essex from September 2024. The school are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to teach Design Technology in their prestigious school.

Pupils study Design Technology as a discrete subject at Key Stage 3, at GCSE and A Level. The role involves teaching Design Technology throughout Years 7-11, with the potential to teach Sixth Form for suitable candidates.

The school is an excellent place to work and extremely well-located. Their large site with picturesque grounds and state-of-the-art facilities make a wonderful and inspiring learning and working environment.

The incoming DT Teacher will specialise in the subject and will effectively share their expertise with their students. They should have a talent for crafting captivating and thought-provoking lesson plans that inspire and engage students.

The successful DT Teacher will also be expected to assist in the support offered to pupils outside the classroom, including in the workshops after school. They should strive to foster a positive, orderly, and productive classroom environment.


  • Be a perceptive and reflective practitioner in the classroom, committed to promoting academic excellence and embracing innovative teaching techniques.
  • Be a dynamic communicator, with a demonstrable enthusiasm for the subject, and the ability to inspire and motivate students of all levels.
  • Have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to work, and the ability to collaborate effectively with others.


  • A competitive salary
  • Generous pension scheme (includes membership in the Teachers’ Pension Scheme)
  • Optional subsidised private healthcare
  • Free School lunches during term time
  • Free School Sports Centre membership
  • Free on-site parking
  • Small class sizes and outstanding resources
  • A broad academic and co-curricular programme

If you have the required skills to be considered for the post, we welcome an application from you. For further details, contact Joseph at Connaught Education.

Connaught Education – The Independent Schools Specialists

Connaught Education is a trading brand of Connaught Resourcing and operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. We are committed to supporting the welfare of children and young people. In support of current Safeguarding legislation we will carry out background checks and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures.

Job Information

Job Reference: JADTT150223_1708013892
Salary From: £32000
Salary To: £50000
Job Industries: Education and Training
Job Locations: Essex
Job Types: Contract

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