Salary: GBP £30,478 – £41,076 per year (MPS (TLR available for suitable candidate))
Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent
Date Posted: Closing date: Start date: 1st September 2020
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Heartlands High School, part of the Heartlands Community Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and young people. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete checks in line with the requirements of Keeping Children Safe in Education with regard to DBS and other pre-employment checks.

We encourage applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population.

Teacher of Design & Technology (TLR available for suitable candidate)
Closing Date: 9am on Monday 26th May
Salary: MPS £30,478 to £41,076
Location: Haringey
Contract type: Full time/Permanent
Contract term: September 2020

We pride ourselves on ensuring that our teachers gain the right development to ensure a successful career. We have a strong record in securing promotion. Our recent Ofsted quoted; ’Leaders have been able to cultivate an ethos of focusing on the needs of individual pupils. Pupils irrespective of their starting points, receive a range of support. Many pupils make very good progress…’ (Ofsted 2016)

Heartlands High School is a great place to work. We aim to cultivate teachers that are passionate about their subjects and seek to teach exciting lessons which engage learners. We encourage teaching that is innovative. We support our staff with an appraisal model that encourages development rather than a rigid approach to graded lessons. Our continuing professional development ensures that staff work together to improve their practice. We empower staff to deliver great lessons through a high expectations culture within the school that supports them in managing behaviour effectively through strong systems.

The School is in the heart of Wood Green close to shops, over ground, underground and bus links. You will be joining an energetic and dedicated team of teachers working to provide an excellent education to a group of diverse and rewarding young people.

The successful candidate will:

  • ensure that practices in the area are safe and adhere fully to all health and safety guidelines
  • assist with designing SEARCH days for each year group
  • assist with developing highly engaging enrichment within all DT subjects
  • contribute to whole school learning and forge cross-curricular links
  • Be able to use ICT competently to enhance children’s learning
  • Be adaptable and open-minded
  • Be prepared to contribute to the wider life of the school.

The successful applicant will join a very committed, collaborative and forward-thinking school, which offers a very personalised and rigorous approach to meet the needs of young people. Our team of staff are highly professional and dedicated and they expect the highest standards of behaviour from the students, while exploring every avenue in improving teaching and learning.


Applications can be made via the TES website by clicking here.

Please contact our Human Resources department on 0208 826 1230 or send an email to HR@heartlands.haringey.sch.uk if you require any further information or wish to visit the school prior to application.

Completed applications forms, with a covering letter addressed to the Head of School, Elen Roberts, should be sent to HR@heartlands.haringey.sch.uk by 09 am on Tuesday 26th May 2020. Interviews will take place on Thursday 28th May 2020.

Please note that CV’s or incomplete application forms will not be considered. Only those that are shortlisted will be contacted by the school. Heartlands Community Trust reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline.