‘The best school I’ve ever worked at: the culture, the staff and students, the training, everything!’ (staff member)
‘I was amazed at what a great atmosphere the school exuded, how well turned out the children were and how polite and bright they all seemed’ (visitor)
The Bridge Academy is a truly exceptional school. Our students’ progress is consistently excellent for GCSE and A level, and our superb personal development offer means that over the last three years we have been national debating champions, enjoyed a host of sporting successes and won both the Incorporated Society of Musicians Gold Award and the Hackney Mayor’s award for music.
Why choose us?
- Excellent student behaviour and highly supportive Senior Leadership Team.
- An achievement-oriented culture where students work hard and it is cool to be smart.
- A warm/strict approach, meaning that our high standards do not come at the expense of inclusion.
- The belief that teaching must be a sustainable profession: clear systems and structures, sensible approach to feedback and no ‘late night culture’
We are seeking a PE Teacher who is totally aligned to our values of Hard Work, Integrity and Kindness, and completely committed to our mission: to ensure that every student will succeed at a good university or equivalent, thrive in their chosen field and live a great life.
The PE department comprises a team of experienced teachers who are committed to delivering high quality teaching, ensuring that all of our students enjoy and fully engage in PE. The successful candidate will teach PE from KS3 - KS4 and BTEC National in Sport. In addition, we are interested in candidates who can teach BTEC Nationals in Health & Social Care, although this is not an essential requirement. If you are up for the challenge, then we would love to hear from you.
Our sponsors UBS provide significant support to the Academy, and we also work with a wide variety of community groups to ensure the best for all our students. Our award-winning building is outstanding and is based at our stunning canal-side location, close to Haggerston Station and just over a mile from the heart of the City of London. Our PE facilities include a fully equipped sports hall and a MUGA, which is a few minutes’ walk from the Academy.
To apply for this position, please download the information pack and complete the online application form. Please ensure that you read the information pack and our school workforce privacy notice. We encourage applicants from all sectors of the community to apply. The deadline for applications is: 9:00am on Monday 17th May 2021.
The Bridge Academy is committed to safeguarding children and all appointments will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and references.
The Bridge Academy
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 19 years
The Bridge Academy opened in September 2007. We educate 900 students in Years 7-11, and our Sixth Form caters for 250 students in Year 12 – 13. Our specialist subjects, Music and Mathematics, sit alongside a broad and rich curriculum; the school time...