Design & Technology Teacher

September 2018 start – full or part-time (MPS/UPS)

Hardenhuish School is an 11-18 co-educational comprehensive school set in the magnificent parkland of the former Hardenhuish Manor and Chippenham Grammar School.  We enjoy an outstanding reputation locally and nationally as a ‘High Performing Academy’.  Exam results are consistently above the national average.  At Hardenhuish we put children at the centre of all we do: we believe in a three-way partnership with school, home and the individual, ensuring that each and every young person is ‘inspired to learn, supported to succeed’.

We wish to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher(s) to join our vibrant team of talented colleagues, committed to providing effective learning outcomes to enable all pupils to make excellent progress from their starting point.  We require the successful candidate(s) to be able to teach across all of the DT material areas including Food Technology.  We are very happy to consider flexible working through part-time contracts.

You would be working in our modern, purpose built technology centre.  Hardenhuish provides a supportive environment, where every member of staff is helped to be the very best they can be.  You would have the advantage of outstanding CPD provision, if appropriate an established and successful NQT programme, potential for in-house career progression opportunities, regular staff-wellbeing events and access to a generous benefit package through Wiltshire Rewards.

Applications from experienced teachers or NQTs are warmly welcomed.  Should you wish to discuss this vacancy, please contact our HR Manager on 01249 650693 or to apply, download an application pack below.

Closing date:     8.30am on Monday 30 April 2018

Interviews:        Will be held within 10 days of the closing date

Covering Letter – DT, April 2018
Job Description – DT, April 2018
Department profile DT April 2018
Application Form – DT, April 2018
Equal Opportunities Form – April 2018
Self-disclosure Form – April 2018


If you experience difficulties downloading an application pack, or any other supporting documents, please contact the school on 01249 650693 or e-mail and a pack will be sent to you in the post or by email. Within your communication please state which post you are interested in applying for.

Completed documents such as application forms and/or accompanying letters can be sent electronically to our HR department via

Hardenhuish School is an equal opportunities employer and requires enhanced DBS clearance as part of its commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Safeguarding Child Protection Policy and Handbook 2017

Hardenhuish School Total Rewards Package
Total Rewards Package Booklet 2017

Staff Starter Surveys
Starter Survey Highlights