Bobby Moore Academy, London


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £87,500 to £101,000

Job summary

We want to hear from ambitious and high-achieving head teachers, whose background should include a substantial and effective period in the secondary phase. Your professionalism and clarity of thought will set you apart from your peers and you'll also bring the intellectual and creative capacity to take a system-leadership role across the David Ross Education Trust.

Essential educational requirements

Good degree

Essential qualifications

Nationally recognised leadership certificate (ie NPQH or Teaching Leaders)

Essential skills and experience

- QTS with at least 5 years secondary teaching experience
- Successful Secondary Headteacher
- Clear evidence of successful management of whole school improvement strategies and effective school development planning
- Clear evidence of having raised standards of achievement at all levels
- Successful experience of curriculum leadership and development
- Clear evidence of being an outstanding classroom practitioner; with strategic management, resource management, development planning, personnel management and financial management skills
- Successful management of monitoring and evaluation strategies of quality of teaching and learning, student outcomes, quality of provision and efficiency
- Successful experience of promotion equality and diversity, inclusion and appropriate strategies for children with special educational needs
- Successful experience of working with children from disadvantaged backgrounds
- Successfull management of OFSTED process

Employee benefits

Mentoring scheme
Personal and Professional Development

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase All Through
School size 311 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 19
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School website Bobby Moore Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Bobby Moore Academy

Bobby Moore Academy is a new school with traditional values. We believe in the expertise of our teachers and the importance of disciplined behaviour and disciplined thinking in our pupils. Housed in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, ours is an inspirational setting to rival any other in the country. We are looking for someone special to make a pivotal contribution to the development of our school. We are looking for someone with the drive and ambition to deliver an inspirational geography offer for our students. You will be exceptionally well-qualified and able to inspire colleagues and pupils alike. You will have the highest expectations of pupils and the highest standards for yourself and your colleagues. We are unashamedly knowledge-driven in our curricular approach. Our teachers are here to transmit their deep subject knowledge to our pupils, to enthuse them with their passion and put them on the path to university. Our pupils are here to learn. We have the highest expectations and standards of behaviour and conduct and our pupils understand that our high expectations are reflected in our high hopes for their futures. We are looking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Geography Teacher. Any serious candidates will be committed to attaining the highest standards and will expect excellence from our pupils. Most of all, you will be genuinely inspired by the chance to put your knowledge and experience to work in a setting that’s been carefully designed and resourced to be among the best of its kind in the country.

School location

1 Siding Street, London, E20 2AE