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Teacher of Design Technology

At Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey , Kent
Role: Full-time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: September 2022 (Earlier appointment also considered)
Closed Date: 09:00 AM on Tuesday 31st May 2022
Interviews: TBC

Teacher of Design Technology

Start date: September 2022 (Earlier appointment also considered) Salary: UNQ/ MPS/ UPS Contract type: Permanent Hours per year: Full time (part time considered) Application deadline: 31 May 2022, 9am

Do you actively contribute to student’s inspiration and creativity, through the use of materials? We are looking to appoint a Teacher of Design Technology with experience of resistant materials, who will help our students become resourceful and innovative. 

The role and what we are looking for:

Can you guide our young design enthusiasts through the practical and theoretical elements of our curriculum? In one of our most popular subjects here at Oasis Academy, Isle of Sheppey we are preparing our students for the job titles that don’t even exist yet. We are looking for someone who is fully on-board with the academy vision and ready to take on ownership of establishing and maintaining great practice. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Design Technology Teacher looking to grow their career in a CPD rich environment.

Our offer to you:

  • A positive environment with colleagues who care
  • You will be given a mentor to help you settle into your new role and help you develop your practice
  • The opportunity to continually develop yourself through a variety of training routes
  • Access to reduced workload through the Oasis curriculum resource bank
  • Access to free counselling services and specialist wellbeing resources
  • Energised students ready to be moulded
  • Relocation package considered on an individual basis
  • Retention package between £500-£5,000 per annum for up to 3 years, offered on an individual basis

Our academy:

We are a large secondary academy and sixth form based across two specialist campuses on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent. Our unparalleled range of facilities allows us to teach a dynamic, academic, and vocational range of subjects to suit the passions and aspirations of our young people. Our academy is improving day-by-day as we grow, and we are welcoming one of our largest year 7 and sixth form cohorts this September. We leave no child behind at OA Sheppey and foster strong links with community services to support the island to flourish beyond the school. It really is an exciting time to be part of the Sheppey family. 

As part of the Oasis Community Learning Multi-Academy Trust, we also benefit from support and sharing of best practices from our regional schools, Regional Director and wider Oasis family, including the Oasis curriculum specialists and resources.


What are you waiting? Apply today! Like what you see? Make sure you fill out an application today and submit to us before the deadline of 9am on 31/05/2022. All application forms should be emailed to Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Ellie Harry via Tel: 01795 873591 Ext:76254 if you have any questions at all – we’d be happy to help!

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We welcome early applications, and we reserve the right to interview upon receipt of an application.



Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

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How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of Teacher of Design Technology, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.

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Please send your completed application forms to by no later than the 09:00 AM on Tuesday 31st May 2022.

If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact a member of the Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey recruitment team on 01795 873591.