Food Technology Teacher

Academy: Hanham Woods Academy

Salary: M1, £24,372 – UPS 3, £40,490 (depending on experience)

Start Date: 01 September 2020

Appointment Type: Permanent

Hours: 32.5 hours per week

Closing Date: 19 April 2020

Interview Date: To Be Confirmed

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Food Technology Teacher

We are looking for a passionate and inspiring qualified Food Technology Teacher to join our supportive and talented team at Hanham Woods Academy. We are a growing organisation, looking for professional and ambitious people, with a passion for transforming our students’ learning. 

What we are looking for: 

We look for passionate individuals who want to be a part of transforming education and will make an active contribution to the development of the Cabot Learning Federation and chosen Academy. You will be used to planning and consistently delivering high quality lessons, will have experience in delivering the curriculum in your chosen area and will be a strong communicator with the ability to embrace change and motivate colleagues and students. A well-qualified specialist, holding QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant undergraduate degree, you will have the ability to teach from KS3-KS4. We look for professional’s who have excellent class management skills and have high expectations of work and behaviour. 

Please download the full job description and person specification below. 

Food Technology Teacher- Job Description & Person Specification

Hanham Woods Academy Website


The academy welcomes visits from potential candidates. If you would like to arrange a school visit prior to the closing date, please contact the academy directly to arrange a suitable appointment.

Your opportunity: 

We can offer you the opportunity to advance your career within a supportive academy environment. We provide excellent training and development opportunities within the Federation, including a full induction programme for newly qualified and experienced teachers. Training is both local and/or delivered through our excellent stand-alone training facility at the CLF Institute. For teachers, the CLF Institute aims to provide a continuum of development through each career stage from initial teacher training (ITT), for newly qualified teachers (NQT), recently qualified teachers in their early career development, to successive stages of leadership through to Headship and beyond.  


Cabot Learning Federation Benefits: 

As part of the Cabot Learning Federation, we can offer you a range of benefits, including: 

  • Access to our pension scheme – Teacher Pension Scheme 
  • Dedicated Training and Development programmes 
  • Health and wellness sessions and discounts. 
  • Secured discounts for staff at a number of gyms in the local area. 
  • Flu Jabs 
  • Annual CLF conferences which provides CPD opportunity  
  • Comprehensive Induction process  
  • Competitive salaries which are reviews annually  
  • Cycle to Work Scheme  
  • Employee Assistance Programme  

Click here to access a full list of Cabot Learning Federation benefits.


About the Cabot Learning Federation 

The Cabot Learning Federation is a diverse Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) in the South West. We currently sponsor eight secondary academies and eight primary academies, an all through provision, Digitech Studio School and a discrete Post 16 provision and an alternative provision which consists of one primary and two secondary phases.  

Hanham Woods Academy is part of the Cabot Learning Federation and is one of the most improved Academies in the South West, providing education to over 800 students. The Academy has a growing reputation both locally and regionally. Whilst we appreciate the unique setting in which the Academy is placed, we work hard to challenge students from a variety of backgrounds to be the best they can be in all areas of life. The Academy was placed in special measures by Ofsted in October 2017; however, since that time we have been on a rapid improvement journey. Ofsted have visited three times to monitor progress and on each occasion have been impressed by the actions leaders have taken to address the areas for improvement. In November 2019 Ofsted judged Hanham Woods Academy to be ‘Good’.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list. 

Please submit your application form via the CLF recruitment portal. CV’s will not be accepted and any submitted will not be considered alongside your application. 

Please note updates regarding an application, which could include an invite to interview, will be sent to the email address used when registering an account. Copies of all correspondence will also appear under the ‘messages’ section, in the event that emails are being directed to a ‘junk’ or ‘trash’ folder please make regular checks on the status of an application. 


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