Life at Castle School Education Trust

Teacher of DT - Downend School

Job title

  • Location: Westerleigh Road, Downend, South Gloucestershire
  • Salary: MPR/UPR
  • Closing date: Monday 19th April 2021

Join us on our journey in making Every School a Great School


CSET is committed to equal opportunities and encourages applicants from all backgrounds and communities, as we recognise the importance and benefit this has for our pupils.

 A Design for Life - you don’t need to know how to sing it, just be a Design and Technology expert who can bring the subject to life

Downend School, part of Castle School Education Trust (CSET) is looking for an inspirational and innovative Design Technology Teacher to join us on a permanent basis from September 2021. 

Ideally you will have both engineering experience and timber and board expertise at Key Stage 4 and 5. We are happy to take applications from those who may not have the exact experience as we can provide on the job training. You will definitely need Key Stage 3 experience though. 

Downend School is an exciting and vibrant learning community where every student is supported to achieve their absolute best and we are proud of the encouraging and supportive culture our school has.

 If you are passionate about Design Technology and can bring an infectious enthusiasm for the subject, then we want to hear from you. 

 We can offer you: 

  • Commitment to CPD and development of all staff including collaborative support and instructional coaching to allow teachers to thrive
  • A clear curriculum vision and focus on evidence-based practice
  • Commitment to inclusivity and fostering of diversity
  • Values and vision that are lived not laminated
  • Open and honest culture

 To register your interest in joining CSET please download our application form, complete, and email it back to our internal recruitment team - cset-recruitment by 9am, Monday 19th April  2021.

 To keep up to date with all of our latest current opportunities please visit our Talent Pool

 Further details and additional information about our school may be viewed on our website Castle School Education Trust - Home

Safeguarding Statement

CSET is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are subject to child protection screening appropriate to the post, which will include an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for the children’s workforce and a Children’s Barred List check.