Teacher of Food & Nutrition, Sandwell

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Sandwell AcademySandwell
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS (TLR allowance negotiable for suitably experienced candidate)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Sandwell Academy is one of the top performing schools in the Sandwell region. The Academy is annually over-subscribed and a hugely popular destination for students. We have been ranked Outstanding by Ofsted three times in a row due to the dedication and team spirit of all members for the Academy and the culture of celebrating success.

Due to continued growth we are now seeking a Teacher of Food & Nutrition to join our team from January 2020. This post would suit a teacher at any stage of their career and offers an exciting opportunity for ambitious and hardworking professionals to launch or develop their career with outstanding professional support within a dynamic team of staff.

The Department

The practical aspect of the course is taught using the professional standard training kitchen, with a capacity for a maximum of 16 students. Theory and controlled assessment work is carried out with the use of computer venues and study rooms. Planning is supported by the use of a frequently updated online curriculum and a supportive staff ethos.

Salary & Benefits

  • Salaries are competitive and above national pay scales. Successful candidates are also eligible for performance related pay linked to Academy policy in addition to their salary. 
  • You will enjoy working in state of the art facilities, with a calm positive and respectful environment. 
  • You will be given 80% teaching commitment, allowing you time to develop excellent lessons. Up to 10 days per year are also allocated for professional development.
  • We also offer a cycle to work scheme, shopping discounts and use of a state of the art fitness suite. 

If you are keen to work in a successful and growing academy, which encourages staff to aim high in their own careers, this could be a great opportunity for you. 

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education to arrange this.

For more information, and to request an application pack including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education on

T: 0121 236 4476

M: 07921583731

E: sandwellacademy@hays.com

Closing date: 9am Monday 21st October

* We reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner if necessary. Candidates are encouraged to return their application as soon as possible.

Sandwell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so you will need to take an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. We are committed to promoting Equal Opportunities and therefore only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

More about Sandwell Academy
Address: Halfords Lane, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4LG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 525 1700