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  • Teacher of English

    Teacher of English

    Required from April 2017 or earlier by negotiation

    MPS (with responsibility for suitably experienced candidate)

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are seeking an outstanding teacher of English to join our Academy team.  Ideal for an NQT or fully qualified teacher looking to develop their career rapidly.

    All staff play an important role in establishing a positive and caring school ethos, where a culture of success and celebration is consistently promoted.  The successful candidate will enjoy an 80% teaching commitment and the benefits of working in state of the art facilities and an environment of developing education initiatives.

    The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • The ability to deliver an innovative curriculum in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
    • Evidence of good quality teaching and subject knowledge.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • The ability to differentiate materials to meet the needs of the learners.
    • Evidence of good classroom management skills.
    • The ability to work with the needs of the students and parents in our culturally diverse community.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The desire to help and support children from all backgrounds.
    • The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone and as part of a team.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • A confident and competent approach to the use of ICT to engage students in their learning.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • Resilient nature and positive approach to life.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    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 and other benefits in addition to their salary.

    The post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    An application pack is available from www.sandwellacademy.com

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

    Closing date: 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

    Disclosure and Barring Statement: PDF

  • Teacher of Mathematics

    Teacher of Mathematics

    Required for April 2017 or earlier by negotiation

    MPS (with responsibility for suitably experienced candidate)

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are seeking an outstanding teacher of Maths to join our Academy team.  Ideal for an NQT or fully qualified teacher looking to develop their career rapidly. The team is vibrant and energetic and have had succesful outcomes every year since the Academy opened.

    All staff play an important role in establishing a positive and caring school ethos, where a culture of success and celebration is consistently promoted.  The successful candidate will enjoy an 80% teaching commitment and the benefits of working in state of the art facilities and an environment of developing education initiatives. 

    The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • The ability to deliver an innovative curriculum in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
    • Evidence of good quality teaching and subject knowledge.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • The ability to differentiate materials to meet the needs of the learners.
    • Evidence of good classroom management skills.
    • The ability to work with the needs of the students and parents in our culturally diverse community. 
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The desire to help and support children from all backgrounds.
    • The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone and as part of a team.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • A confident and competent approach to the use of ICT to engage students in their learning.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • Resilient nature and positive approach to life.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    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 and other benefits in addition to their salary.

    The post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

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

    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 Performing Arts with Music Specialism

    Teacher of Performing Arts with Music Specialism

    Required from April 2017 or earlier by negotiation

    MPS (with responsibility for suitably experienced candidate)

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are seeking an outstanding teacher of Performing Arts with Music Specialisim to join our Academy team.  Ideal for an NQT or fully qualified teacher looking to develop their career rapidly.

    All staff play an important role in establishing a positive and caring school ethos, where a culture of success and celebration is consistently promoted.  The successful candidate will enjoy an 80% teaching commitment and the benefits of working in state of the art facilities and an environment of developing education initiatives.

    The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • The ability to deliver an innovative curriculum in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
    • Evidence of good quality teaching and subject knowledge.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • The ability to differentiate materials to meet the needs of the learners.
    • Evidence of good classroom management skills.
    • The ability to work with the needs of the students and parents in our culturally diverse community.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The desire to help and support children from all backgrounds.
    • The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone and as part of a team.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • A confident and competent approach to the use of ICT to engage students in their learning.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • Resilient nature and positive approach to life.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    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 and other benefits in addition to their salary.

    The post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    An application pack is available from www.sandwellacademy.com

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

    Closing date: 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 Science

    Teacher of Science

    Required from April 2017 or earlier by negotiation

    MPS (with responsibility for suitably experienced candidate)

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are seeking an outstanding teacher of Science to join our Academy team.  Ideal for an NQT or fully qualified teacher looking to develop their career rapidly.

    All staff play an important role in establishing a positive and caring school ethos, where a culture of success and celebration is consistently promoted.  The successful candidate will enjoy an 80% teaching commitment and the benefits of working in state of the art facilities and an environment of developing education initiatives. 

    The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • The ability to deliver an innovative curriculum in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
    • Evidence of good quality teaching and subject knowledge.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • The ability to differentiate materials to meet the needs of the learners.
    • Evidence of good classroom management skills.
    • The ability to work with the needs of the students and parents in our culturally diverse community. 
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The desire to help and support children from all backgrounds.
    • The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone and as part of a team.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • A confident and competent approach to the use of ICT to engage students in their learning.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • Resilient nature and positive approach to life.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    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 and other benefits in addition to their salary.

    The post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    An application pack is available from www.sandwellacademy.com

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

    Closing date: 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 Business

    Teacher of Business

    Required from April 2017 or earlier by negotiation

    MPS (with responsibility for suitably experienced candidate)

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are seeking an outstanding teacher of Business to join our Academy team.  Ideal for an NQT or fully qualified teacher looking to develop their career rapidly.

    All staff play an important role in establishing a positive and caring school ethos, where a culture of success and celebration is consistently promoted.  The successful candidate will enjoy an 80% teaching commitment and the benefits of working in state of the art facilities and an environment of developing education initiatives.

    The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • The ability to deliver an innovative curriculum in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
    • Evidence of good quality teaching and subject knowledge.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • The ability to differentiate materials to meet the needs of the learners.
    • Evidence of good classroom management skills.
    • The ability to work with the needs of the students and parents in our culturally diverse community.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The desire to help and support children from all backgrounds.
    • The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone and as part of a team.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • A confident and competent approach to the use of ICT to engage students in their learning.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • Resilient nature and positive approach to life.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    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 and other benefits in addition to their salary.

    The post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    An application pack is available from www.sandwellacademy.com

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

    Closing date: Friday 14 October 2016

    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 Humanities

    Teacher of Humanities

    Required from April 2017 or earlier by negotiation

    MPS (with responsibility for suitably experienced candidate)

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are seeking an outstanding teacher of Humanities to join our Academy team.  Ideal for an NQT or fully qualified teacher looking to develop their career rapidly.

    All staff play an important role in establishing a positive and caring school ethos, where a culture of success and celebration is consistently promoted.  The successful candidate will enjoy an 80% teaching commitment and the benefits of working in state of the art facilities and an environment of developing education initiatives.

    The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:
    • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
    • The ability to deliver an innovative curriculum in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
    • Evidence of good quality teaching and subject knowledge.
    • Evidence of achieving and securing high standards and outcomes.
    • An understanding of how to use assessment to inform planning for excellent teaching and learning.
    • The ability to differentiate materials to meet the needs of the learners.
    • Evidence of good classroom management skills.
    • The ability to work with the needs of the students and parents in our culturally diverse community.
    • A willingness to contribute to enrichment activities and the wider life of the Academy.
    • The desire to help and support children from all backgrounds.
    • The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone and as part of a team.
    • The ability to work flexibly.
    • A confident and competent approach to the use of ICT to engage students in their learning.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Excellent health and attendance record.
    • Resilient nature and positive approach to life.
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed.

    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 and other benefits in addition to their salary.

    The post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop a career in teaching with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

    An application pack is available from www.sandwellacademy.com

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

    Closing date: 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

Support Staff Posts

  • Data Analyst / Office Admin

    Data Analyst / Office Admin

    Salary circa £25,000 depending upon skills and experience
    Full time, 37.5 hours per week

    Sandwell Academy, situated in the shadows of The Hawthorns, home of West Bromwich Albion FC, opened in September 2006.  In January 2014 the Academy was judged outstanding by Ofsted for the second time. We offer you the opportunity to make a positive contribution in this over-subscribed 11-18 school which specialises in Sport and Business Enterprise in the culturally diverse borough of Sandwell.

    We are looking for a dynamic Data Analyst with office administration skills to join our team. Overall responsibility will include the management, development and control of the Academy's Assessment Data (Facility CMIS / SISRA), the detailed analysis of relevant data for leaders and teachers, the creation of accurate and perceptive data reports for a variety of stakeholders and some Academy wide administration tasks.

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

    • Level 3 qualification in Maths, Statistics or similar
    • Knowledge and understanding of the data requirements of schools
    • Advanced PC skills, especially Excel (spreadsheets and databases)
    • Previous office experience
    • Experience of data input and manipulation
    • Ability to organise and prioritise your own workload whilst working alone or as part of a team
    • Highly developed organisational skills
    • An eye for detail
    • A dynamic personality including a capacity, drive, passion and energy to succeed
    • High personal standards
    • Excellent health and attendance record
    • Excellent communication skills
    • A general desire to help and support children from all backgrounds

    Please submit completed applications to recruitment@sandwellacademy.com

    Closing date: Friday 9 December 2016

    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. We do not accept CV only applications.

    Downloads

    Full Description: PDF

    Person Specification: PDF

    Application Forms: DOC PDF

    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 2015.

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.