Teacher of Design Technology - September 2021
Three Rivers Academy

Job reference: TRA-TEA-005621

Location: Three Rivers Academy

Closing date: 15/02/2021

Vacancy start date: 01/09/2021

Salary: £26,948 - £42,780pa FTE plus NQT welcome payment, excellent CPD opportunities

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Teaching

Hours per week: 100/100Ths


Job start date: September 2021

Please note as a result of the current Coronavirus (COV-19) interviews may be carried out remotely via Microsoft TEAMS or SKYPE.  

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, dedicated, motivated and innovative Teacher of Design Technology to join us at Three Rivers Academy. We are looking for an inspirational teacher with the ability to create a nurturing learning environment, together with a commitment to bringing out the best in every student. The ability to teach to A level is desirable but not essential.  

We offer an excellent NQT Welcome Payment of £2,000 (conditions apply) and a support programme with a mentor and a reduced timetable.   

You will be further supported both within the faculty and by the senior leadership team.  Our dedicated staff and students and our wonderful building make this a great place to work.  When you join us, you will participate in our extensive CPD programme and be given an effective PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance. Working in our school within The Howard Partnership Trust provides a wealth of opportunities for the future, including excellent career progression options.   

 We moved into a brand-new school building in February 2018 which offers spacious, modern and outstanding facilities. Three Rivers Academy is a school that maximises opportunities for young people to develop academically and socially in an environment that is stimulating, caring and supportive.  This was recognised in the Ofsted report from May 2019 where the school was judged to be GOOD in every category.   

THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust.  THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes and membership of the Teacher Pension Scheme. 

 For more information on working within The Howard Partnership Trust and what we can offer please click here. To find out more about Three Rivers Academy, please check our school website: https://www.threeriversacademy.org/ 

If you would like to request a tour of the school, or meet with us informally before applying, (note this is dependent on local Covid restrictions) please contact Amali in the Recruitment Team by emailing us at recruitment@thpt.org.uk  

To apply via our Quick Apply, please follow the 'Apply Button'.  

Interviews may take place earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, therefore early applications are encouraged. 


Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

The Howard Partnership Trust is school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Our Vision is to excel at ‘bringing out the best’ in young people of all abilities and aptitudes, and so increase their life chances for their future success and fulfilment.  


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