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Design Technology Early Career Teacher (ECT)

Job Description

Position: DT ECT Teacher (Design and Technology Early Career Teacher)

Location: Romford, Havering

Start Date: September

Contract Type: Permanent, Full-Time

Ofsted Rating: Good

We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate DT ECT Teacher to join a dynamic team, they are an Ofsted rated Good secondary school located in Romford, Havering. This is an exciting opportunity for an Early Career Teacher to embark on a fulfilling career in education, making a significant impact on the lives of young learners.

As a DT ECT Teacher, you will play a pivotal role in delivering engaging and comprehensive lessons in Design and Technology to secondary school students. The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of the DT curriculum and possess the skills necessary to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.


  • Plan, prepare, and deliver high-quality lessons in Design and Technology, catering to the needs of students at various skill levels.
  • Use a variety of teaching strategies and resources to enhance student learning and engagement.
  • Assess and monitor student progress, providing constructive feedback and support.
  • Maintain accurate records of student performance, attendance, and behavior.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop and implement schemes of work, ensuring curriculum coherence and progression.
  • Create a safe and inclusive learning environment that promotes creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in DT education, incorporating innovative teaching methods and technologies into lessons.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.
  • A relevant degree in Design and Technology or a related field.
  • Strong subject knowledge in Design and Technology, with the ability to teach across Key Stages 3 and 4.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
  • Enthusiasm for inspiring students and fostering a love for Design and Technology.
  • Dedication to providing high-quality education and achieving positive outcomes for students.
  • Ability to effectively manage classroom behavior and create a positive learning environment.

Our school is committed to providing a supportive and nurturing environment for both students and staff. We offer excellent professional development opportunities and a collaborative working culture that values the contributions of every team member.

If you are an ambitious and dedicated DT ECT Teacher looking to start your teaching career in a thriving school, we would love to hear from you. Please do click 'apply' and send your CV, or contact Sophie at Dubar Education for more information.