Staff are very positive about the impact of professional development on their practice and preparation for possible future promotion’ Ofsted 2017
Four Dwellings Academy is a community where inspirational teaching, self-evaluation and self-improvement are evident from the moment you enter our school.
Our students are diverse, exciting and talented – and the same is true of our staff. We put huge emphasis on professional development, most of it in-house, and are proud of the high number of good and outstanding teachers who work in our school. We are also noted for our ‘can do’ attitude. We are keen, always, to encourage new and/or young staff to make their mark as soon as they are ready.
We are proud to serve the communities around Quinton in Birmingham and we are within easy commute from Birmingham city centre. Ofsted judged us as a ‘good academy’ in May 2017 with staff confirming that the school is ‘well led and managed’.
In 2017 we celebrated a Progress 8 score of +0.22. We want Four Dwellings to lead the way in teaching excellence and for all our staff and students to develop their maximum potential. Get on board and make a real difference to our children and to your career.
We are keen to enhance teaching capacity and teaching standards both in the Academy and in Birmingham. We work with all teacher training routes in the area with huge success.
The ideal candidate will:
- Be passionate about Maths and have a proven track record of successful outcomes across KS3 and KS4
- Bring an unwavering commitment to promoting the highest standards of teaching and learning across the department and the academy
- Have a relentless drive to develop the team to deliver excellent student outcomes
- Be a committed leader and role model
- Have the ability to engage and inspire staff and pupils
- Be committed to our ethos of shining bright together
- Be passionate and ambitious about their own career development
Visits to our Academy are welcome and these can be arranged by contacting Jade Burton, PA to the Principal, on email@example.com
As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them. In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes. You will also be entitled to the following benefits: teachers’ pension scheme, a health cash plan and childcare vouchers.
This position is required for September 2018
Closing date: Sunday 20 May 2018
Interview date: Thursday 24 May 2018
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.
In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV’s.
We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.
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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements. Please visit our website https://sites.google.com/a/aetinet.org/aetwebsite/our-teaching-school/initial-teacher-training for further details.