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  • Teacher of Mathematics

    Teacher of Mathematics

    Required for September 2017

    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

    Closing date: Friday 17 February 2017

    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 September 2017

    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: Friday 17 February 2017

    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

No vacancies at present.

    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.