• Full Time
  • Essex
  • £125-£250 GBP / Day
  • Applications have closed.

Website 4myschools Ltd

Food Technology Teacher Harlow Essex 

Vacancy Details: Food Technology Teacher Harlow Essex

Vacancy Details: Food Technology Teacher Harlow Essex
Date – September Start
Paid to Scale

Are you passionate about food and eager to inspire the next generation of chefs and food enthusiasts? We are seeking a dynamic and dedicated Food Technology Teacher to join the Design Technology team at a reputable SEN School based in Harlow. This position is available from September 2023.


  • Deliver engaging and interactive lessons to Key Stage 3- 5 students, focusing on Food Technology.
  • Develop and implement creative lesson plans and resources that align with the national curriculum and examination requirements.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages students to explore their culinary skills and develop a deeper understanding of food technology.
  • Utilize various teaching methods, including practical demonstrations, group activities, and multimedia resources, to cater to diverse learning styles.
  • Provide constructive feedback and assess students’ progress through assignments, projects, and examinations.
  • Support and guide students in their practical work, ensuring safety and adherence to hygiene standards.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop and enhance the Food Technology curriculum, sharing best practices and innovative teaching ideas.
  • Stay updated with the latest developments in food technology and incorporate relevant industry trends and advancements into lessons.


  • Qualified teacher status (QTS) or equivalent certification in Food Technology or a related field.
  • Proven experience teaching Food Technology.
  • Experience working with pupils with an EHCP plan
  • Thorough knowledge of the national curriculum for Food Technology, including relevant examination boards.
  • Passion for food and a solid understanding of cooking techniques, nutrition, food safety, and kitchen equipment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to engage and motivate students effectively.
  • Ability to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment that fosters students’ creativity and independence.
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills to plan and deliver lessons effectively.
  • Commitment to professional development and a willingness to stay updated with the latest trends and developments in the field.

Who are 4myschools?

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business who have been supplying schools with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009.

We are a forward thinking, supportive team of industry experts

We believe in working with our candidates. You have complete autonomy of when and where you want to work and how you wish to be paid with PAYE as an option

We also use a fantastic app called ‘updatedge’ which allows you to update your own availability; receive and apply to job offers instantly; and connect direct to hiring managers – all from your smart phone or desktop.

We give back! Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education. You can find out more about our giving back on our website: https://www.4myschools.org/about-us/giving-back/

4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard. https://www.rec.uk.com/

We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.

The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements.

We have robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards

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