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Food and Textiles Teacher

Food and Textiles Teacher

London Academy


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MPS/UPS (Inclusive of outer London Allowance) with TLR
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
September 2018
Apply by:
20 February 2018

Job overview


We wish to appoint a high-quality graduate who has the necessary skills and attributes to enthuse our highly ambitious students to join our school as a teacher of Textiles and inspire our students to become Leaders for Tomorrow. Food & Textiles is a highly successful department at KS4 and 5 this vacancy has arisen after the retirement of the current post holder after 25 year’s service to the academy. This post would suit an NQT or a more experienced colleague looking to broaden their experience in an all through 4-19 Academy. A TLR allowance will be paid to a suitably experienced applicant to take on a significant leadership role within the faculty of Technology and Occupational Studies. 

London Academy is an ambitious 11-19 mixed multicultural comprehensive school in North London. We have 1500 students with 480 in the Sixth Form, and we are oversubscribed. In September 2015 we expanded to become an all-through Academy with the opening of our primary school. The Academy has a bespoke pedagogy underpinned by a belief that all students can achieve through effort, deliberate practice, and engagement in a meaningful and purposeful curriculum. 

Our mission is that we develop the leadership potential in both our staff and students as such this post offers exceptional career development opportunities.

Please visit our website to apply and obtain further details about this role. 

All completed application forms should be sent by email to

London Academy is an equal opportunities employer. London Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Enhanced DBS, Barred List and Prohibition checks will always be carried out on new employees.

Interviews will take place on a rolling basis, as applications are received

The closing date for applications is: Tuesday 20th February 2018, 9 am

Tel: 020 8238 1100

Fax: 020 8238 1101


We are committed to the protection of children

We are an equal opportunities employer

All posts will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and prohibition from teaching checks

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About London Academy

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+44 20 8238 1100

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London Academy is a richly diverse all through school educating over 1500 students within the age range 4 – 19. 

Our state of the art building, designed by Foster and Partners, is based in Edgware and has excellent tube access to Central London alongside easy access via major roads and motorway networks.

London Academy aims to provide an outstanding level of education, in 2018, 90% of our GCSE students achieved A*-C grades and 60% of our A level students achieved A* - B Grades, we consider it our duty to ensure that our students achieve the their best academically whilst we nurture their talents and interests.

We consider the recruitment of exceptional staff is vital to our journey and if you choose to pursue your career at London Academy, it is because you are motivated to work within a supportive, collaborative and dynamic team which consistently strives to achieve the best outcomes for its students.

Consistently reported as Good by Ofsted, with some areas considered exceptional, to include our Effectiveness of Leadership and Management, we can offer you: -

· A structured programme of personal professional development, no matter what level of career you have reached

· Peer coaching to support you to excellence as a teacher 

· A strong collaborative teaching culture 

· Generous planning and preparation time

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