Teacher for BTEC Engineering

Teacher for BTEC Engineering Level 3 Certificate in

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering


(Salary will be negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience)



We require for September 2019:


A person is required to teach a 0.6 contract over three to four days. This will involve three days of teaching from 8.30 – 1.10 on a Monday, Tuesday, and till 2.40 on a Wednesday. We are looking for someone who has a background in the skills required to lead and guide aspiring engineering apprentices and who has the ability to deliver successfully a Level 3 BTEC programme for Engineering students.  Ideally, candidates will have one or two of the following:


  • Experience of delivering Level 3 BTEC
  • QTS
  • Experience of leading Engineering Apprentices


The successful candidate does not necessarily require QTS but should have extensive experience in an engineering setting.  You will get the opportunity to work alongside an experienced Head of Design & Technology.  We are looking to develop this role over coming years.  Salary will be negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience.


If you require further information or an informal chat about the post, please email John Evans, Deputy Headteacher (Curriculum)  on johnevans@fernup.dorset.sch.uk


Our School:-


  • Is a 13-19 comprehensive of 1000 students, including over 250 in the 6th form.
  • We are working closely with The Grange School to introduce this BTEC apprenticeship pathway
  • Our priority is the continuous improvement of teaching and learning across the school.


An Application Form is available on our website here. Completed application forms should be sent to andreabaxter@fernup.dorset.sch.uk. If you require any further information, please contact Andrea Baxter on 01202 871243.


Closing date:                       Friday 1st March 1.00pm

Interviews:                          Week Commencing Monday 4th March




This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check (formerly CRB) in line with the Governments safer recruitment guidelines.


Ferndown Upper School values the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community