Teacher of Design Technology (Graphics)

  • £30,000 - 46,525 per year
  • Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England
  • Permanent

Job Title: Teacher of Design Technology (Graphics)

Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire

Start Date: Easter or September (Flexible)

Salary: £30,000 - £46,525 per annum (depending on experience)

Are you passionate about nurturing creativity and innovation in design and technology? Do you have a flair for graphics and a desire to inspire students to explore their artistic talents? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Teacher of Design Technology (Graphics) to join our team.

About the School: Our school is on an exciting journey of rapid improvement, and we are seeking a dedicated Teacher of Design Technology (Graphics) to play a key role in this transformation. We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment where both students and staff can thrive. Join a team that values creativity, innovation, and excellence in education.

Position Overview: As a Teacher of Design Technology (Graphics), you will be responsible for delivering high-quality teaching and learning experiences in graphic design and design technology. This role is ideal for an experienced educator who is passionate about their subject area and has a strong understanding of graphic design principles. You will have the opportunity to inspire and motivate students, helping them develop their skills and confidence in this exciting field.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging and interactive lessons in graphic design and design technology.
  • Provide support and guidance to students as they explore different techniques and approaches in graphic design.
  • Create a stimulating learning environment that encourages creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving.
  • Assess student progress and provide constructive feedback to support their development.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop and implement curriculum plans and schemes of work.
  • Participate in departmental meetings, parent consultations, and school events as required.
  • Stay informed about current trends and advancements in graphic design and design technology education.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified teacher status (QTS) and relevant degree in Design Technology, Graphic Design, or a related field.
  • Previous experience teaching graphic design and design technology at the secondary school level.
  • Strong subject knowledge and a passion for promoting creativity and innovation.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Commitment to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment.


  • Competitive salary with the opportunity for progression.
  • Supportive and inclusive school environment.
  • Opportunities for ongoing training and professional development.
  • Easter or September start date available.

Please Note: This position is not suitable for Early Career Teachers (ECTs).

If you are an experienced educator with a passion for graphic design and design technology, we would love to hear from you. To apply for the position of Teacher of Design Technology (Graphics), please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to Liam Jones at lj@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk or call 01772954200.



All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy

  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 14.3% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Spencer Clarke Group work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary, Special Education needs and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

We offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to Liam Jones on refer@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk remembering to include your details.



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