KS1 Teacher - Internal Only, Birmingham

Lea Forest AcademyBirmingham
Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

‘Pupils, staff, parents and governors sing the praise of this very inclusive school’ November 2016

‘Pupils display self-discipline and a clear behaviour policy sets out the consequences of poor behaviour along with pupil’s roles and responsibilities’ November 2016

Lea Forest Primary Academy is a popular and growing 2 form entry school and proud to serve the communities around Kitts Green in Birmingham. We are part of Academies Enterprise Trust network of schools, and we were delighted that Ofsted graded us as ‘good’ in 2016 across the board.

We are seeking to appoint a KS1 Teacher who:

  • Is an outstanding practitioner, or who wishes to develop outstanding practice
  • Has a love of learning and high expectations of children’s achievement and behaviour
  • Has excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Is a strong team player who will work in partnership with staff, governors, parents and the wider community.

We offer:

  • A positive, community driven school where high staff morale and low staff turnover have contributed to the rapid improvements in attainment and progress
  • Happy, enthusiastic and well behaved children
  • A leadership team who welcome fresh ideas, and see the retention of staff as a high priority
  • Well supported teachers who are committed to driving high standards


We passionately believe that every child can discover their own remarkable life. It’s what motivates us around here. We know this vision requires something extra. Which is why at AET, you’ll find more. More opportunities, so you can forge your own path. More care and support, so you can prioritise what matters most. More purpose, for you and for the children we’re inspiring. 

AET can offer:

  • More opportunity to grow your career - We’ll support you in developing your career and experience at this school or another AET school.
  • More tailored support - We understand every academy is unique. We’ll give you tailored support and flexibility, allowing you to do what’s best for your children. 
  • More chance to see what’s out there - We create opportunities for teachers to visit other AET academies and learn from outside experience.
  • More like minded colleagues, so you can benefit from others’ experience - You’re connected to our network of over 60 academies and thousands of education professionals. 
  • More technology so you can make more impact - G Suite for Education embedded throughout. Collaborative cloud technology gives you access to the latest tools, when and where it suits you. More tech enabled classrooms mean less time spent on admin and more time teaching.
  • More time - We strive to minimise unnecessary distractions so you can have energy for your job, and your life.


The date of commencement for this post will be September 2019. Interviews will be held week commencing Thursday 24 May 2019.

Closing date: Tuesday 21 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.

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.  Come inspire their remarkable with us, apply today, by clicking the apply now button.

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/aetinet.org/academies-enterprise-trust/work-at-aet/graduates  for further details.



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