Job Description

Job Title: Design Technology Teacher

Start Date: September 2024

Location: Finchley, London

Position Type: Part-time (Twice a week)

Are you an experienced Design Technology Teacher with a passion for innovation and hands-on learning? Step Teachers are working with a vibrant secondary school that are seeking a dynamic Design Technology Teacher to join their team and inspire students. This is a school where pupils value the great level of care that the staff provides. They say that they experience an environment which develops their character, interests and passions.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver dynamic lessons that integrate resistance and graphic materials into the design process.
  • Provide hands-on instruction in our fully equipped workshops.
  • Mentor and support students as they explore design concepts and develop their projects.
  • Collaborate with fellow Design Technology teachers to create an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and advancements, infusing your expertise into the curriculum.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in design, Engineering, Education, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated years of experience teaching Design Technology, with a focus on resistance and graphic materials.
  • As a Design Technology Teacher you should have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Dedication to fostering creativity and innovation in students.

Why Join:

  • Opportunity to make a lasting impact on the next generation of designers and technologists.
  • Supportive community of educators dedicated to professional growth and development.
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources.

Why Step Teachers?

With a rich history spanning over two decades, our teacher recruitment agency proudly serves North London, East London, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Oxfordshire, Cornwall, and Devon. We foster exclusive relationships with schools and academies in these regions. Our dedicated team, stationed in branches across Barnet, Enfield, Havering, Norwich, Cambridge, Abingdon, and Plymouth, is committed to supporting and nurturing teachers. Explore rewarding opportunities with our trusted education recruitment services.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and is proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. We offer high street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal.

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