Teacher of Design Technology
Textiles to KS3 & Art Textiles to KS4


Required for September 2019

Part Time (0.8) MPS/UPS


We are an oversubscribed and highly successful 11-16 school that strives for every student to be the best that they can be, both inside and outside of the classroom. We were judged as good in all areas at our recent Ofsted inspection (October 2017).
Our curriculum offers Ceramics, Product Design, Graphics, Art, Food and Textiles.
Governors therefore wish to appoint a Teacher of Textiles with drive, energy and enthusiasm, who will assist in taking The Roundhill Academy forward at this extremely exciting time in our development.
Applications from NQT’s and more experienced colleagues welcome.
We can offer: You will be:
  • A good school in all areas of our recent Ofsted inspection (October 2017)
  • A strong ethos and culture of support and guidance to all
  • A committed and motivated team
  • Enthusiastic students, willing to learn
  • Excellent behaviour for learning
  • A dynamic, inspirational and enthusiastic classroom practitioner
  • Able to teach Textiles at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4
  • Able to recognise opportunities and face challenges
  • Capable of promoting partnerships and collaborative working
  • A role model for our students and staff


Application form and further details are available below:

Please click here for the Teacher of D&T Textiles Job Description
Please click here for the Teacher of D&T Textiles Personal Specification
Please click here for the Application Form


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact Joanna Chapman, Head of Faculty, The Arts for further details. The Roundhill Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young students and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.


We believe this role offers a unique opportunity to shape a new educational experience within a high performing and already established community.

Please send a covering letter along with a completed an application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Roundhill Academy, Melton Road, Thurmaston, Leicester, LE4 8GQ
Telephone: 0116 269 3896
Closing date for applications is Midday Friday 29th March 2019
Interviews will be held on Week Commencing 8th April 2019