Teacher of Engineering

Landau Forte Academy, QEMS, Tamworth, Staffordshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher
Subjects Engineering, Design and technology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main Pay Scale

Job summary

Join an inspirational team of humanities teachers to develop and strengthen the faculty further. This is a fantastic opportunity for ambitious, tenacious and well-qualified teachers to lead and develop pedagogy within the subject area. The successful candidate must be able to teach Engineering.

Do you want to work with resilient, eager students aged 11 to 19? Are you able to help young people develop academic and personal skills swiftly? Would you value the opportunity to work in a modern, vibrant town with an historic heart? If the answer is Yes, a position of employment at Tamworth Sixth Form/Landau Forte Academy QEMS is for you.

*Key information

• Hours: 40.75
• Weeks: 52
• Contract: Full time, permanent
• Start date: As soon as possible
• Salary: Main pay scale
• Closing Date: Tuesday 7 July 2020

The local area

Tamworth is a historic town surrounded by beautiful countryside, located a short distance from Birmingham. The Academy is located close to the centre of Tamworth, with superb transport links.

Tamworth boasts a range of historical sites and leisure attractions, including: Tamworth Castle; the Tamworth SnowDome and Drayton Manor Amusement Park. Within a 20 minute drive from the town, you can find yourself in the beautiful, open Staffordshire countryside or Birmingham‘s bustling city centre.

• Tamworth is 10 minutes away from the M42, junction 10
• Direct trains from Birmingham (10 minutes) and London (1 hour 15 minutes)
• Birmingham and East Midlands Airports are 30 minutes away

All appointments made are subject to satisfactory references and a criminal background check. Landau Forte Charitable Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check is required for this post.

Employee benefits

•A supportive, cohesive and exciting working environment
•The chance to work with genuinely enthusiastic and happy students
•Career prospects within an innovative and ambitious Multi Academy Trust
•A meal allowance, commensurate with your working hours
•Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
•Healthcare Cash Plan, from Westfield Health

Applying for the job

Visit our website to download an application form.

https://lfct.org.uk/vacancy/teacher-of-engineering-tamworth/

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 701 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Landau Forte Academy, QEMS website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@lfct.org.uk

About Landau Forte Academy, QEMS

Landau Forte Academy QEMS joined the Landau Forte Charitable Trust in September 2011 and delivers education to 11-16 year olds. Landau Forte Academy Tamworth Sixth Form is a purpose-built establishment providing Level 3 courses, both Advanced Level and BTEC, for the whole of Tamworth and beyond. The academies are located on a shared campus, but both operate from their own facilities, with Tamworth Sixth Form having new bespoke, accommodation, which opened in September 2011, with a new Sports Hall that opened in 2013.

School location

Ashby Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8AH