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Cove School

Faulty Leader of DT with a Food Specialism

Closing date: 04/10/2021 at 17:00

Job Start Date: January 2022

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Full-time

Key Stage: KS3/KS4

Salary Type: MPR / UPR

Salary Details: MPR/UPR plus TLR 2c

Hours of Work: Full Time

Location of Role: Cove School

Contact e-mail address: l.brauner@coveschool.uk

Job/Person Summary

Required for January 2022, we are looking for an enthusiastic, determined and innovative person to lead a dedicated team of Technology teachers which includes resistant materials, child development, health and social care and food technology. The ability to lead and teach food technology is vital. Food technology is a very popular and well-resourced subject within the school.


Due to the current Curriculum Leader relocating abroad, the leadership position has become available for someone with a proven track record of teaching high quality lessons across the ability range for 11-16 year-old children. You will not only lead a great team of teachers, but also a hardworking and knowledgeable team of technicians. You will also be responsible for curriculum planning, delivering in house CPD, and managing a wide range of resources across the various curriculum areas.


Cove School is a great place to work, graded ‘good’ by Ofsted in all four categories, with friendly and supportive staff. The outcomes in the technology department are excellent and for food one of the best in Hampshire.


The school is committed to supporting all staff with an exceptional CPD programme both internally and in a wider Hampshire and National context, ensuring staff are at the forefront of innovative teaching and learning, as well as the latest in curriculum developments.

Application Procedure

If you are interested in becoming part of our team at Cove, building on our success and joining us on our exciting journey to become an outstanding school, we would love to hear from you.

For further information regarding Cove School, please visit our website www.coveschool.uk and email l.brauner@coveschool.uk


If you wish to discuss the post further and visit the school / technology department you are very welcome. Please phone the main school line to arrange a time on 01252 542397.

Application Procedure:

Completed applications should be returned by: Monday, 4th October, although we reserve the right to interview and appoint before this deadline if a suitable candidate applies.

Safer Recruitment

Cove School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: St John's Road, Cove, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9RN

Telephone: 01252 542397

Website: www.coveschool.uk

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