Coordinator of Learning – Design and Technology

Coordinator of Learning – Design and Technology
  • Full Time
  • Dartford
  • 20/05/2024

The Leigh UTC and Inspiration Academy

The Bridge,
Scale: MPS/UPS + London Fringe weighting, based on experience + £2,000 bonus for the right candidate
Job Summary: We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Coordinator of Learning - Design and Technology to join our team from September 2024.

We know that exceptional Design and Technology practitioners are in high demand which is why we are offering a recruitment and retention bonus of £2,000 for the right candidate (£1,000 payable upon joining, and £1,000 payable after 1 year’s service).

We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Coordinator of Learning – Design and Technology to join our team from September 2024.

At the Leigh UTC and Inspiration Academy, we focus on equipping young minds with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in the modern world, particularly in the fields of Design and Technology. As the Coordinator, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the curriculum, fostering creativity, and promoting excellence in design and technology education. You will work closely with teachers, students, and other stakeholders to ensure an enriching learning experience that prepares students for future success.

We warmly welcome applications from experienced teachers who are passionate and dedicated to enabling students to make excellent progress. Achievement for all students regardless of background is our key objective. We offer stimulating learning environments where effective teaching and learning are underpinned by high-quality interpersonal relationships. If you are ambitious for yourself and the learners you serve, then you are the person we need.


We’d like to hear from candidates who are:

An excellent leader, passionate about learning and has strong subject knowledge within the D&T curriculum area 
Collaborative, able to build strong professional relationships
Able to motivate and inspire students and staff to achieve their full potential
Energetic and have a can-do attitude
Confident and has strong career aspirations
Committed to safeguarding and the happiness and well-being of everyone at the school
Prepared to be involved in leading co-curricular activities either within or outside of their teaching subject


We offer this role on a permanent basis with a salary of MPS/UPS + London Fringe Allowance, based on experience.