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Are you a forward looking professional who wants to light the spark in the imaginations of young people?

We have started recruiting enthusiastic staff to form a new team that together, will create a truly special place for students to learn.

With the advantages of a site in Westminster, close to London Victoria railway station, a brand new building and the chance to help shape the college, along with teaching in a way that makes sense for the 21st century, this will be a remarkable career opportunity.

The Sir Simon Milton Westminster UTC is opening in September 2017. We will be interested in hearing from STEM, English, computer science, geography, MFL, art and SENDCO specialists.

If you would like to know more about opportunities with us, please either call for an informal chat with Karen Barker, the Principal Designate, on 0203 506 9277 or send in your CV to



To see full details regarding job vacancies below, just click on the Job Title. You will be taken to the Times Educational Supplement website where there are full details and an application form. 

Applications should be made directly through the TES website.

Teacher of Chemistry

This is an exciting time to be joining us as a teacher, as you will shape the development of chemistry in a brand new and unique University Technical College.

The Sir Simon Milton UTC Westminster will open in September 2017 in the heart of London’s West End. It will be a flagship for technical skills education offering 550 young people between 14 and 19, the opportunity to join a new generation of engineers, designers, technicians and project managers to build Britain’s infrastructure. It will be the only central London UTC and its catchment spans the M25.

Do you want to work in a forward thinking and dynamic college where staff professional development is at the heart of our work?  

We are seeking to appoint highly qualified, innovative and inspirational teachers, who are passionate about their subject and who are committed to raising aspirations, and securing sustained progress for all of our students. The post is suitable for an experienced teacher or an NQT.  Those who require training and who are willing to study for a recognised teaching qualification alongside their teaching practice are also welcome to apply, and will be paid on a separate pay scale.

As we are a new College, there may be opportunities for the right candidate to take on some additional leadership responsibility either now, or in the future as we expand and build our middle leadership team.

If you are interested in one of the posts, please complete an application form and include a statement (of no more than two sides of A4) outlining your reasons for applying and your suitability for the post. This should be written addressing the skills, experiences and qualities as outlined in the relevant person specification.

These posts commence on 1st September 2017.

Closing date for applications 1st May 2017.

More Information about the College:   The Sir Simon Milton Foundation is co-founder, with the University of Westminster and Network Rail. The UTC is named in honour of Sir Simon Milton, London’s visionary leader whose commitment to education and employment for young people underpins our partnership.

The UTC’s unrivalled Employer Alliance, led by Network Rail, includes Land Securities, BT Fleet, Alstom, Sir Robert McAlpine and TfL. The University of Westminster is the lead educational sponsor, supported by City of Westminster College and St Marylebone School for Girls.

For an informal discussion about these posts please contact Karen Barker, Principal on or Mike Finn, Vice-Principal on

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School Business Manager

Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College opens in September 2017 and will be the first UTC in the central London area. With a focus on construction and engineering it will provide an outstanding education for 14-19 year olds, encompassing real, relevant workplace experience in partnership with world-class companies, alongside conventional GCSE and A’Level courses.

The pioneering chance to create an innovative education establishment is very rare and this is an exciting opportunity to join us from the start.

The College seeks to appoint a Business Manager (Bursar) who is enthusiastic, hardworking and highly skilled. They will play a crucial role within our Senior Leadership Team, providing vision and operational delivery to the Principal and Vice- Principal as they develop, launch and expand our brand new College.

The post covers responsibility for the majority of non-teaching requirements of the College including finance and budget management, HR, premises, ICT, catering services & contracts, extended school services, grants as well as health and safety.

As Chief Financial Officer, you will be appropriately qualified and/or experienced and it is desirable that applicants will hold CSBM or an equivalent recognised business or accountancy qualification and be able to demonstrate their ability to manage all the non-teaching aspects of the College described above.  You will be an effective and influential communicator with significant experience at a senior strategic level in school, College or commercial organisation.  You should have a dynamic and energetic approach and be enthusiastic about participating in all aspects of the operation of the College.

Candidates should write a statement of no more than two sides of A4, stating how their qualifications, skills and experiences meet the requirements of the attached person specification.

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Vacancies coming soon

Please keep an eye out for more vacancies over the coming weeks.