Current Opportunities at Crewe Engineering & Design UTC

We are looking for ambitious people with a strong educational or industry background, to deliver an innovative and vibrant curriculum. You will be a highly skilled practitioner who understands the challenges of educating 14-19 year olds in an employer led technology rich environment. Effective partnership working is absolutely critical to the UTC’s success. We also welcome applications from newly qualified teachers who have the skills and attributes to develop their expertise within our unique environment.

We see our UTC as a huge opportunity to give young people more chances to succeed, develop a passion for lifelong learning and improve the educational choices that are available to them as they prepare for the ever changing world of work.


Job Role: Principal

Due to the retirement of our founding Principal, the Members and Trustees of this state-of-the-art education, design and engineering facility seek a Principal to start in September 2019 to lead the UTC forward to continued success.

The UTC officially opened its doors in September 2016 and provides an innovative and modern learning environment for 14-19 year old students across East Cheshire and beyond. The UTC provides students with the skills and attributes that employers are looking for and qualifications and experiences that will take them on to achieve their outstanding.

Backed by world-leading partners, this University Technical College in Cheshire East, requires a proven leader who can sustain links and partnerships with external stakeholders, whilst growing student recruitment and assuring the quality of teaching and learning across this 14-19 setting.

If you have the drive to lead with a difference and inspire the next generation into design, engineering and other STEM related vocations, we would love to hear from you!

Visits to the UTC to understand more about us are welcome for prospective applicants. Visit sessions between 4.00-6.00pm have been arranged with Governors on 7th, 12th and 22nd November. Please email to register your interest in attending, or just turn up at any of these dates and times.


Closing Date:  29th November 2018

Shortlisting: 3rd December 2018

Interview: 6th & 7th December 2018

Apply by clicking here


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