Staff Vacancies

Staff Vacancies

Current Vacancies:
We are currently recruiting new staff for a start in September 2018 as follows:

Teacher of Engineering
NEW! Careers Guidance and Work Placement Coordinator
NEW! Senior Engineering Workshop Technician

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Having the right staff is crucial to the success of Silverstone UTC, and we aim to recruit outstanding individuals who are talented, committed and who can demonstrate a high level of motivation.

Silverstone UTC wants to hear from individuals with integrity, imagination and energy to bring to the team of high-performing staff.

We offer a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to be part of something brand new, exciting and innovative in the heart of Motorsport Valley. With its complementary specialisms of High Performance Engineering and Business & Technical Events Management.

Silverstone UTC is a truly collaborative environment with teams brought together from the worlds of education and business. As part of that team, not only will you be delivering first class education, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to help shape and develop Silverstone UTC into a nationally renowned establishment that meets the needs of its students and employment partners alike.

Silverstone UTC offers:

  • The opportunity to progress and apply for leadership roles within the school.
  • A commitment to the professional development of its entire staff with varied and interesting opportunities provided for the enhancement of professional skills.
  • A business style approach to education – feedback from visitors is that it feels like a business environment and not a school.
  • Free lunch for those on duty.
  • A truly unique location for a school – right alongside Silverstone Circuit.
  • A highly collegiate approach which recognises that every team member has something to offer to shape the vision and direction of the UTC.
  • The opportunity and freedom to be the teacher you always wanted to be.

In addition to roles currently advertised, we are always keen to meet talented individuals who may be interested in roles in the future. If that’s you, please get in touch.


Teacher of Engineering.

High Performance Engineering is at the heart of operations of Silverstone UTC. We are looking for a gifted engineering teacher to join our team from September 2018 who can add drive and enthusiasm.

At Key Stage 4, experience of teaching Design & Technology, Physics or professional and technical level 2 qualifications such as OCR Cambridge Nationals in Engineering is required. At Key Stage 5, most students study between 6 and 18 units from the Level 3 BTEC Engineering, so experience of this is or relevant industry experience is desirable. Additionally, we offer Smart Product Design & Manufacture in Key Stage 4 and Design & Technology: Product Design (3D) in both Key Stage 5. Experience of delivering these is also advantageous. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of our students leaving as ‘high-performing, work-ready, young people’.

If you would like to come and meet the Engineering team to find out more about what we do, please contact us and we will arrange a visit.

Please refer to the full Job Description


NEW! Careers Guidance and Work Placement Coordinator

This brand new role includes the strategic shaping of the UTC’s on-going provision and as such provides an excellent opportunity for a creative and ambitious person to grow with the organisation.  The successful applicant will play a key role in maintaining the success of the UTC through employer engagement, and in the creation, coordination and promotion of a new careers development and employability scheme within the UTC and externally, and will secure work experience and work placement opportunities for our students with employer partners in the region.

Apply by Monday 2 July for interviews soon after and an anticipated job start in September.

Please refer to the full Job Description


NEW! Senior Engineering Workshop Technician

We are looking for a Senior Engineering Technician to assist with servicing the UTC’s workshops and supporting the teaching staff in all engineering disciplines, including the supervision of student learning activities, and to lead a small team of technicians including an apprentice.

Please refer to the full Job Description


How to Apply.

To apply for any job listed, please complete the Application Form or and send it to nicolawoodhead@utc-silverstone.co.uk. Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete the application form.

Safeguarding
The governing body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons and must ensure that the highest priority is given to following guidance and regulations to safeguard children and young people.  The successful candidate will therefore be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  Please also read our Safeguarding Policy and our Equal Opportunities Policy.

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