Are you motivated to inspire the next generation in securing high quality career destinations and to make a positive contribution at this challenging time?

UTC Swindon is a 14-19 specialist technical college, dedicated to providing the best possible opportunities to prepare our young people for the next stage of their careers, with 100% positive progression every year for all of our learners.

We pride ourselves on our strong team, unique curriculum, excellent training and flexible work opportunities. We are passionate about providing the best opportunities for our young people.  You can find out more about working within the Activate Learning Education Trust in our ALET Recruitment Brochure.

 

Read ALET Staff Recruitment E-Brochure


Current Staff Vacancies


Deputy Head

Salary Range: £59,305 – £66,578
Location: UTC Swindon, Bristol Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 5ET

This is an exciting leadership position for a candidate with a STEM background and a passion for education with an industry focus.  We are looking to welcome a colleague to join our leadership team who has aspiration and a can-do attitude. You will be a dynamic individual with Middle leader experience and a proven track record of raising attainment in a STEM subject and passionate about research informed curriculum delivery. You will be confident in coaching and imparting expertise by exemplary role modelling your own practice. This is a fantastic opportunity to step into Senior Leadership.

The role is a teaching and learning focus with a requirement to follow Rosenshein principles and research-based practice to raise standards across the school with passion for our specialisms in Digital Technologies and Engineering.  A focus on quality teaching and behaviour for learning is more important than subject specialism.

UTC Swindon is in a period growth and with the backing and support of employers both locally and nationally we deliver a specialised STEM curriculum that provides students an excellent grounding to move on to prestigious destinations.

There is an opportunity for potential candidates to visit the school and meet Sam Knowlton, Executive Principal, and/or to speak to Joanne Harper, CEO, regarding the Trust.  Please contact Nicci Gisby, ngisby@utcswindon.co.uk to arrange a visit to the school and conversation with Sam or a video call with Joanne.

If you are interested in joining UTC Swindon and you have the skills and the qualities required for this post, please complete an Application form together with a supporting letter and return to hr@utcswindon.co.uk.  

Deputy Head of School Candidate Briefing Pack
Application form
ALET Recruitment Brochure

Closing date for applications is
: 9am, Monday 13th May 2024
Interviews will take place on: Monday 20th May 2024
Start date: September 2024


‘We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022’.


Teacher of English

Are you an English teacher excited for a new challenge? Would you like to join a school community, which values the development of its teachers and invests heavily in CPD and preparing the community of tomorrow? 

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher of English to join our vibrant and forward looking English team from September 2024.   We are committed to providing the environment and training for you to develop your career and refine your practice. 

The role includes Literacy co-ordinator for the school which is an opportunity for leadership development and whole school collaboration

We welcome ambitious and forward thinking ECTs as well as experienced teachers. 

Subject Teacher Job Description and Person Specification

Application form

If you believe that this is an environment where you can thrive, develop and substantially contribute to an exciting future for UTC Swindon, then please complete an application together with a supporting letter and return to hr@utcswindon.co.uk.

Application Closing Date: 9am, Monday 20th May 2024

Interview Date: Thursday 23rd May 2024

Salary: Main Scale.  UPS would be considered for experienced candidates.

Start date: September 2024

We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022’.

 


Teacher of IT / Digital Technology

UTC Swindon are looking for someone to join their progressive friendly Digital team. 

Do you have experience of Computer Science at GCSE & A-level and BTEC level 2/3 in IT? Are you interested in Cyber Security or Esports? If the answer is yes, then UTC Swindon is the place to work. 

The Candidate. 

  • Will have excellent knowledge of Computing and IT curriculums. 
  • Have recent teaching experience 
  • Have strong classroom management skills
  • Can promote cultural development
  • Close the gap in performance of students
  • ECTs are welcome 
  • Competitive pay rate 
  • Available to work in Swindon 

We welcome ambitious and forward thinking ECTs as well as experienced teachers. 

Subject Teacher Job Description and Person Specification

Application form

Digital Education at UTC Swindon

If you believe that this is an environment where you can thrive, develop and substantially contribute to an exciting future for UTC Swindon, then please complete an application together with a supporting letter and return to hr@utcswindon.co.uk.

Application Closing Date: 9am, Monday 20th May 2024

Interview Date: Thursday 23rd May 2024

Salary: Main Scale. UPS would be considered for experienced candidates.

Start date: September 2024

We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022’.


Teacher of Maths

UTC Swindon is looking for an enthusiastic mathematics teacher to join their innovative and supportive department.  The ability to teach both GCSE and A-level mathematics is a requirement.

As teacher of Mathematics, you will provide high quality teaching and learning, inspiring our students to achieve exceptional outcomes, both in terms of positive career progression and academic performance. You will be joining an excellent staff team, both within UTCS and across Activate Learning Education Trust and will be supported to fulfil your potential.  Our students have a real interest in Mathematics as part of our STEM offer, with its practical application to our specialist technical qualifications of Engineering and Digital Technology.

We work closely with partner employers and you will support activities and projects with these organisations in order to provide a career pipeline for our students in the science sector.

We welcome ambitious and forward thinking ECTs as well as experienced teachers. 

Subject Teacher Job Description and Person Specification

Application form

If you believe that this is an environment where you can thrive, develop and substantially contribute to an exciting future for UTC Swindon, then please complete an application together with a supporting letter and return to hr@utcswindon.co.uk.

Application Closing Date: 9am, Monday 20th May 2024

Interview Date: Thursday 23rd May 2024

Salary: Main Scale. UPS would be considered for experienced candidates 

Start date: September 2024

We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022’.


Exam Invigilator

We are seeking to recruit Examination Invigilators to provide supervision of internal and external examinations throughout the year. The successful candidate will be calm, organised and approachable with a key role in upholding the integrity of the examinations process. The position is ideally suited to an individual who is punctual with a flexible attitude and who will be available at short notice. The individual must also be able to commit to being available to invigilate for the 6 weeks of the summer exam series.

UTC Swindon believes in setting the highest standards in all areas of school life and we are looking for a purposeful and committed individual who wants to join and enhance our strong team. We offer an excellent induction programme and a highly supportive working environment.

UTC Swindon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all members of staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

If you are interested in joining UTC Swindon and you have the skills and the qualities required for this post, please complete an Application form together with a supporting letter and return to hr@utcswindon.co.uk.  

Please accept that if you have not heard within three weeks of the closing date then, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful – in which case we offer our best wishes for the future.

Exam Invigilator Job Description and Person Specification

Application form

Applications: We would welcome an application at any time

Hourly Rate: £11 per hour

Working Pattern: Flexible

We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022’.


Safeguarding recruitment statement  

Due to these posts having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.

UTC Swindon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022’.