• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    26 April 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    9 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Leadership, Suitable for NQTs
Economics, Mathematics, Science
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
MPS/UPS + 2 CMA (Capital Management Allowance)

Job summary

Capital City Academy is seeking an inspirational new Head of 6th Form to lead our vibrant Capital 6 of over 250 students. This is a new role working with our excellent Assistant Principal KS5 and strong C6 team as C6 continues to expand. The successful candidate will be a strong KS5 teacher (preferably able to teach Science, maths or Economics), a creative leader, be reflective and have an excellent understanding of KS5 teaching and learning and will share the school’s vision and the belief that Capital City Academy will provide an exceptional environment to promote a passion for learning and discovery, enabling all learners to succeed. We offer A-levels, Vocational and Technical qualifications at L3 & L2 in C6 and have also been approved to deliver the Health and Science T-levels from 2022. We run Basketball & Football academies and this attracts a large number of external students. The majority of Capital Y11s continue through to C6 and results, especially in vocational subjects, are outstanding.

You will be:
•an inspirational practitioner, with the capacity to develop excellence in T&L (preferably able to teach Science, maths or Economics).
•a creative and resourceful leader with a track record of producing excellent results
•Committed to all post-16 pathways and supporting students both academically and pastorally
•a good communicator, with outstanding planning and organisational skills
•committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Employee benefits

We can offer you:
•The opportunity to work in a school which places a high priority on teaching and learning and CPD
•Fantastic C6 team: AP KS5, Head of C6, Pastoral C6 Lead, C6 administrator, C6 student support lead
•A school that values wellbeing
•Inner London pay scales
•An area well served by public transport, plus ample car parking on site

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1135 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About Capital City Academy

Capital City Academy is an amazing and vibrant place. In 2003, it opened as one of the first ever academies, offering a high quality education within a fantastic, state of the art building. The dramatic all-glass design creates a sense of high expectations among staff and students. Our values of Determination, Integrity, Curiosity and Empathy inform all our work and we provide an exceptional environment for learning and discovery. The enthusiasm, discipline and ambition of our students combined with the high expectations, outstanding teaching and creative dedication of our staff makes Capital a fantastic place to study, work and grow.
We believe that working at Capital City Academy is exciting and rewarding; we are committed to continual staff development and are confident that the ethos and support on offer makes Capital a very enjoyable place to work. Our students right across the school are a fantastic group of young people who deserve the very best.
In September 2017 we launched our new curriculum with a 3-year KS4 alongside a smart new uniform. Our website clearly demonstrates the pride that the students have in their uniform and other aspects of the school, it also showcases the range of activities on offer.
We were rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in January 2019 and we believe that we offer an outstanding education in many ways. We are immensely proud of the Sports and Arts specialisms and the many opportunities and partnerships that this provides for our students.
We would be more than happy to speak to you informally or show you around as we know that the facilities, staff and students are our greatest asset! We are confident that when you visit Capital City Academy, talk to our students, staff and parents, hear first-hand about the opportunities and successes of our school and see the wonderful facilities - you will want to join us.

School location

Doyle Gardens, London, NW10 3ST

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