Job details

Job details
Employer WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull)
Location Solihull
Salary equivalent to main pay/upper pay scale
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted New this week
Closing date
Job starts March 2018 or before

The WMG Academy Trust Board seek to appoint a motivated, dedicated and aspirational teacher of Science to inspire our learners.  

Energetic? Innovative? Passionate? Work with us and our partners (University of Warwick, Jaguar Land Rover, National Grid and many more) to deliver a skills-based curriculum in a high achieving environment.   

The WMG Academy for Young Engineers opened its first academy in Coventry (Ofsted rated Good, April 2017) on Monday 8th September 2014 for up to 640 students aged 14 - 19. The second academy in North Solihull opened in September 2016 for two year groups, 10 and 12, and doubled in size in September 2017.   

The Science Department at WMG Academy is a forward thinking, enthusiastic and ambitious department.  Led by a PHD Scientist the team includes specialists in Chemistry, Biology and Physics and is supported by a dedicated Science Technician.  The department has 4 brand new science laboratories with state of the art specialist equipment.  Learning is enhanced in all science areas with new PCs, AV equipment, projectors and access to specialist departments at the University of Warwick.  Science is offered at GCSE through both combined and triple disciplines and at post 16 with A levels in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.   

You will be a key member of the WMG Academy Solihull team, delivering outstanding teaching across KS4 and KS5. You will have experience of working in a school or college setting as well as a good understanding of the needs of 14-19 year old students.   The key academic sponsor of the Academy is the University of Warwick.  

The Solihull Academy is located adjacent to Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre in North Solihull and boasts over £2 million of specialist equipment and ICT. Our relationship with a broad range of local, national and international business partners will allow the successful candidate to link his/her teaching to an applied, employment-led educational environment.  

Further information about WMG Academy for Young Engineers Solihull can be found on our academy website: solihull.wmgacademy.org.uk   

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance. 

CV’s will not be accepted.   

For an informal conversation please contact the WMG Academy Solihull on 0121 289 3556 and ask for the Lead for Science, Mr Mahroof.

Locations and contacts

Chelmsley Road
Chelmsley Wood
Birmingham
West Midlands
B37 5FD
United Kingdom