Skip to content ↓
Ulverston Victoria High School

Ulverston Victoria
High School

More in this Section

Vacancy for Teacher of Design and Technology with KS3 Art - Maternity Cover


To cover a period of maternity leave

Suitable for NQTs and experienced teachers

 Full Time (1.0 fte) - Teachers Pay Scale (MPR/UPR)

Required to commence 14th March 2022 until 10th March 2023

Ulverston Victoria High School is an exceptional school which is defined equally by its high academic achievements and its warmth and inclusivity.  Our students and their teachers work hard, seek to achieve the very highest standards in all they do and are respectful of each other and of their community.

We wish to appoint, with effect from 14th March 2022, an inspiring and creative teacher to join our innovative Design and Technology Department to cover a period of maternity leave.

The Faculty is a lively and exciting place to be, with a team of 12 enthusiastic and committed teachers.  This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional and dynamic newly qualified teacher or existing practitioner to play a pivotal role in a high-performing Design and Technology Faculty.

The role would involve delivering a range of KS3 D&T and Art lessons, with the possibility of some KS4 lessons if appropriate. Equal consideration will be given to both experienced teachers and NQTs.  A full and appropriate induction programme is available for all NQTs and support and training will be given for all lessons, which will follow existing well planned and resourced SOW.

UVHS is a brilliant place to be a student or teacher. There is a dynamic, caring atmosphere that pervades the whole school and a real desire to inspire and achieve.  The department thrives on exploring new ways of teaching and there is a real buzz of enthusiasm for the subject in the school.  Design and Technology is a vital and highly valued area of study at UVHS.

If you are a candidate committed to high quality teaching and learning who wants to be part of an exceptional school, working closely with colleagues who share that passion, then we would be pleased to hear from you.

Please see the introduction and applicant guidance notes, view the person specification and department information below for further details.

Closing date for applications:     Friday 21st January 2022 at 9.00 am.

Interviews will be held on:          Friday 28th January 2022.

Please email applications for the attention of the Headteacher, Mr M Hardwick, at

If you have any questions or queries relating to the application procedure, please do not hesitate to email Andrea Herman, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager on

Please would applicants email a scanned copy of their passport with the completed application form.

Please note that UVHS does not accept CV applications.

Ulverston Victoria High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, in line with statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education, Revised September 2021, and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

All offers of employment are conditional upon satisfactory completion of employment vetting checks including an enhanced check through the Disclosure and Barring Service, Teacher Prohibition Checks through the Teacher Regulation Agency, suitable references, Proof of Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory pre-employment health check and professional qualifications.