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Job details

Job details
Employer Great Barr Academy
Location Birmingham
Salary £22,916 to £33,823
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018

The Department: 

In recent years, our English Department has been singled out for recognition. You will be joining a very strong, creative, motivated and successful team in which high quality teaching and learning is always at the top of the agenda; our Director of English is a former Leading Practitioner after all! 

The majority of our team started with us as NQTs, the Director and Assistant Director and all of the TLR holders included, so this is clearly a place where people choose to stay and develop their careers.

At KS5, we offer A Levels in English Literature, English Language/Literature and Media Studies. 

The Candidate:

Applications welcome from experienced English teachers with a track record of teaching consistently good and outstanding lessons and of promoting rapid progress. 

We have an NQT induction programme which is considered to be an exemplar of good practice. This is an excellent place for an outstanding English Teacher to start or develop their career. 

How to Apply:

For informal discussions, please contact Steven Forster, HR Manager, on 0121 366 7825 or email at 

Please do not submit applications through the TES portal; please use the address below.

Application forms & further details available to download below or from our website at

To apply for this job, please download and either save or print the application form. You should read the Guidance Notes before completing your application. Once you have completed your application, there are three ways you can send it to us: 

1. Email your application form and covering letter to 

2. Physically hand in your application form and covering letter into Reception. 

3. Post your application form and covering letter to Mrs I Abrahams, Headteacher, at the address below.

Great Barr Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. 

About the employer

Information about Great Barr Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Aldridge Road
Great Barr
West Midlands
B44 8NU
United Kingdom
+44 121 366 6007