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Job details
Employer Tile Cross Academy
Location Birmingham
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts April 2018 (or earlier if possible)

Are you a teacher who wants to experience a new challenge with potential for huge rewards for our students and outstanding career development for yourself?

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and passionate English teacher who will take a leading role in supporting the running of a creative English department alongside the Head of Faculty. The successful candidate will play a big part in the whole school improvement journey and will assist in realizing the schools vision.   

We are looking for applicants who:  

• Have a passion for raising standards 

• Have the ability to drive improvements in Teaching and Learning 

• Are passionate about Education 

• Can use their skills and expertise to challenge students to achieve 

• Is someone who will go above and beyond 

The successful candidate will lead and be responsible for KS4 English.  Tile Cross Academy is a small and caring 11-16 mixed comprehensive school that was created on 1st May 2017. We have high expectations for our students and we aim to provide a high quality education in an atmosphere of mutual respect where each individual is valued. We strive to develop and nurture the values, skills and attributes which create good citizens and lifelong learners. 

We are part of WHMAT, a family of five academies (three secondary, two primary and one all through school) who serve a discrete, diverse and multicultural community. Our underlying moral purpose is that “we are stronger working together on partnership”. However each academies unique identity is respected whilst a collaborative approach is encouraged. At the heart of WHMAT is a focus on developing all staff so that they remain happy and motivated to provide the best possible teaching and support to its pupils. This in turn gives our young people the best possible chances of developing into well-rounded individuals.

Please visit the school website for Job Description & Application form or email  

Closing date for applications:  Friday 8th December 2017

Interview Date: w.c. 11th December 2017

Tile Cross Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DSB check is required for all successful applicants.  

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

About the employer

Information about Tile Cross Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years

Locations and contacts

Gressel Lane
Tile Cross
West Midlands
B33 9UF
United Kingdom
+44 121 566 6423