Teacher of Media and English Forest Academy, Ilford, Essex

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Teacher of English and Media who is ambitious and has a real passion for their subject.

Vision & Values
‘Raise standards in education for all; we believe every young person deserves the best education possible.’
The Forest Academy (TFA) is a part of the Beacon Multi Academy Trust, along with Beal High School, North East London Teaching Alliance (NELTA) and Beacon Business Innovation Hub (BBIH). TFA and Beal sixth forms amalgamated in September 2018. TFA is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school, located in the north east corner of Redbridge.
Why choose TFA?
•A small, caring and welcoming community school
•High expectations of all and where all students are entitled to consistent high quality learning experiences
•A committed and dedicated staff working hard to shape the lives of the young people who come to our school
•High quality CPD offer, through our partnerships with NELTA, Beal High School and other partnerships
•Beal High School sixth form is part co-located at TFA, thus the opportunity and expectation to teach KS5 as at an 11-18 school

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role and will be factored into interviews:
Keeping Children Safe in Education
BMAT – Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy
An Enhanced DBS (with list checks) is required for this post.

Further information and an application form can be found at www.beaconacademytrust.co.uk

Please forward your electronic applications to beasuccess@beaconademytrust.co.uk

Please note we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers, therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.

Essential educational requirements

GCSE's and Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status;

Demonstrates successful practice as a teacher in a secondary school qualified or as a trainee

Essential skills and experience

1. Commitment to improving practice through appropriate professional development;

2.Reflective practitioner;

3.Demonstrate an understanding and proactive approach to safeguarding equal opportunities, health and safety and other policies and practices
Act upon advice and feedback and demonstrate ability to coach and mentor;

4.Demonstrate ability to work well in collaboration with others;

5.Ensure that colleagues working with them are appropriately involved in supporting learning and understand the roles they are expected to fulfill.

Employee benefits

Why choose TFA?
•A small, caring and welcoming community school
•High expectations of all and where all students are entitled to consistent high quality learning experiences
•A committed and dedicated staff working hard to shape the lives of the young people who come to our school
•High quality CPD offer, through our partnerships with NELTA, Beal High School and other partnerships
•Beal High School sixth form is part co-located at TFA, thus the opportunity and expectation to teach KS5 as at an 11-18 school


About Forest Academy

The Forest Academy (TFA) is a part of the Beacon Multi Academy Trust, along with Beal High School, North East London Teaching Alliance (NELTA) and Beacon Business Innovation Hub (BBIH). TFA and Beal sixth forms amalgamated in September 2018. TFA is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school, located in the north east corner of Redbridge.

Address
Harbourer Road, Ilford, Essex, IG6 3TN
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Forest Academy website (opens in a new window)