Teacher of Science, Solihull

Closing date:Expiring soon

WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull)Solihull

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher Main Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

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 on Monday 8th September 2014 for up to 640 students aged 14 - 19. The second academy in North Solihull opened in a brand new purpose built building in September 2016. The academy received its first Ofsted inspection in February 2019 and was rated Good in all categories.

The Science Department at WMG is a forward thinking, enthusiastic and ambitious department.  The team includes specialists in Chemistry, Biology and Physics and is supported by a dedicated Science Technician.  The department has four 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 Warwick University.

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 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. 

This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

More about WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull)
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: Chelmsley Road, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B37 5FD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 289 3556
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