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  • Teacher of Humanities (Geography)

    Teacher of Humanities (Geography)

    MPS (with responsibility allowance for suitably experienced candidate)

    NQT applications welcome

    Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region.  The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students.  We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

    As a teacher, you will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm, positive and respectful environment.  You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons.

    Salary & Benefits

    Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.  Salaries broadly reflect national pay scales and successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. We also offer childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite.  The post offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Potential candidates are welcome to attend a tour of the Academy. Please contact Clair Drummond to book a convenient time by emailing cdrummond@sandwellacademy.com

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Please apply at your earliest convenience

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC

    Department Information Form: PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Teacher of Humanities (History)

    Teacher of Humanities (History)

    MPS (with responsibility allowance for suitably experienced candidate)

    NQT applications welcome

    Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region.  The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students.  We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

    As a teacher, you will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm, positive and respectful environment.  You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons.

    Salary & Benefits

    Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.  Salaries broadly reflect national pay scales and successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. We also offer childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite.  The post offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Potential candidates are welcome to attend a tour of the Academy. Please contact Clair Drummond to book a convenient time by emailing cdrummond@sandwellacademy.com 

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Please apply at your earliest convenience

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC

    Department Information Form: PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Teacher of English

    Teacher of English

    Required from January or April 2018

    MPS (with responsibility allowance for suitably experienced candidate)

    NQT applications welcome

    Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region.  The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students.  We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

    As a teacher, you will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm positive and respectful environment.  You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons.

    Salary & Benefits

    Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.  Salaries broadly reflect national pay scales and successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. We also offer childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite.  The post offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed. 

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Please apply at your earliest convenience

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

     

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC

    Department Information Form: PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Teacher of Science

    Teacher of Science

    Required ASAP

    MPS (with responsibility allowance for suitably experienced candidate)

    NQT applications welcome

    Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region.  The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students.  We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

    As a teacher, you will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm positive and respectful environment.  You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons.

    Salary & Benefits

    Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.  Salaries broadly reflect national pay scales and successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. We also offer childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite.  The post offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed. 

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Potential candidates are welcome to attend a tour of the Academy. Please contact Clair Drummond to book a place by emailing cdrummond@sandwellacademy.com  

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Please apply at your earliest convenience

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC PDF

    Department Information Form: PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Teacher of Mathematics

    Teacher of Mathematics

    Required ASAP

    MPS (with responsibility allowance for suitably experienced candidate)

    NQT applications welcome

    Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region.  The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students.  We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

    As a teacher, you will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm positive and respectful environment.  You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons.

    Salary & Benefits

    Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.  Salaries broadly reflect national pay scales and successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. We also offer childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite.  The post offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.  

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Potential candidates are welcome to attend a tour of the Academy. Please contact Clair Drummond to book a place by emailing cdrummond@sandwellacademy.com  

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Please apply at your earliest convenience

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC PDF

    Department Information Form: PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Teacher of Design Technology

    Teacher of Design Technology

    Required ASAP

    MPS (with responsibility allowance for suitably experienced candidate)

    NQT applications welcome

    Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region.  The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students.  We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

    As a teacher, you will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm positive and respectful environment.  You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons.

    Salary & Benefits

    Salary is negotiable and is dependent upon experience.  Salaries broadly reflect national pay scales and successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. We also offer childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite.  The post offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed. 

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Potential candidates are welcome to attend a tour of the Academy on Tuesday 9 January 2018 at 4.00pm. Please contact Clair Drummond to book a place by emailing cdrummond@sandwellacademy.com  

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Please apply at your earliest convenience

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

     

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC

    Department Information Form: PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

Support Staff Posts

  • Receptionist / Administration Assistant (maternity cover)

    Receptionist / Administration Assistant (maternity cover)

    35.5 hours per week, (Monday - Thursday 8.00am - 4.00, Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm) term time only plus training days, fixed term for 12 months

    £12,000 - £13,000 per annum

    Sandwell Academy has a strong reputation as a school of excellence. Staff and students enjoy a professional and focused approach to education, which is seen across the entire campus. The Academy has outstanding facilities encompassed in its modern, purpose built buildings. Students enjoy great success at the Academy, supported by the strong team ethos of our staff and our culture of celebrating achievement.

    Enjoying plenty of variety, you will be based on our busy reception acting as the first point of contact for visitors and parents to the Academy, answering telephones, directing calls, undertaking photocopying duties and other general administration. 

    We are looking for an effective organiser with excellent communication skills, a positive and flexible approach and the ability to work calmly and confidently under pressure. Previous reception experience is essential.

    An application pack is available to download below.

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date : Friday 9 February 2018

    Please note, we do not accept CV's, all applications must be submitted on the Academy's application form.

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC PDF

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Science Lab Technician

    Science Lab Technician

    37.5 hours per week, term time only plus training days

    Salary circa £12,000 to £16,000 depending upon skills and experience

    Sandwell Academy has a strong reputation as a school of excellence. Staff and students enjoy a professional and focused approach to education, whcih is seen across the entire campus. The Academy has outstanding facilities encompassed in its modern, purpose built buildings. Students enjoy great success at the Academy, supported by the strong team ethos of our staff and our culture of celebrating achievement.

    Working as part of the Science department, you will prepare lesson materials for staff and students, maintain equipment and apparatus in the Science area, order chemicals and be responsible for the order of the prep rooms within Science.

    We are looking for evidence of qualifications, knowledge and understanding of scientific practice, excellent communication skills and the ability to work calmly, thoroughly and confidently under pressure.

    Should you require further information, please call 0121 525 1700 or email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date for applications: Friday 9 February 2018

    Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC

    Covering Letters: PDF

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

Train to teach with Sandwell Academy

Sandwell Academy, in partnership with West Midlands Consortium, train teachers via a variety of routes. We will be enrolling for September 2017.

For more information, please contact Mr Mark Pugh, Professional Tutor at mpugh@sandwellacademy.com and visit the train to teach website.

Subjects availiable are:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Modern Foreign Languages (Spanish)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry

Safeguarding

Sandwell Academy is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all those working at the Academy to share this commitment.

All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.