Leader Teacher of ICT and Business Studies, Derby

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City of Derby AcademyDerby

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main/ Upper Pay Scale - TLR 2.2 (£4,445)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

QEGSMAT are looking to appoint a Lead Teacher of ICT and Business Studies at the City of Derby Academy. 

The candidate will be a successful, enthusiastic and dynamic professional who is a highly motivated, well-qualified specialist with an innovative and supportive approach to teaching and learning. 

QEGSMAT is a growing group of academies based in Derbyshire, Derby City and Staffordshire. Established at the start of 2017, our Trust is based on a set of actions defined by our students; ‘Question, Explore, Give and Succeed’. This is an exciting time to join both the Academy and the Trust. Student numbers are growing and we are looking to recruit teachers to a range of subject areas. 

We offer candidates: 

  • Support, mentoring and professional learning appropriate to the post.
  • A forward looking, hardworking and enthusiastic team of staff with the desire and
    skills to improve outcomes.
  • A location which has excellent transport links and enjoys state of the art resources. 

At QEGSMAT we believe and promote that exceptional teachers create exceptional results; they transform lives and transform futures. They support every pupil to achieve their full potential and become a confident, resilient and compassionate individual who can make a positive contribution to society. We believe that exceptional teachers like you should be supported too, with all the opportunities you need to develop your career and achieve your goals to build for your future.

QEGSMAT believes in delivering world-class results as we combine the heritage and tradition of the City of Derby Academy with creativity and innovation within this a culturally diverse academy.

We’re committed to providing first-rate training and development to all of our teaching staff, as well as excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust. You’ll find high expectations here too; we expect the kind of exemplary conduct from students that allows our teachers to do their jobs as effectively as they can. 

In this post you will play an instrumental role in establishing new courses for the students at the City of Derby Academy which include Business Studies, Creative iMedia and ICT. As a leader of ICT and Business Studies, you will be responsible for the development, resourcing and assessment of these subjects as well as ensuring the students receive high quality learning experiences. You will be working with a team committed to embedding excellence in everything we do. 

If you would like to be part of this exciting new project, please visit www.qegsmat.com where you will also find the job description and application forms. Alternately, you can contact us at hr@qegsmat.com 

QEGSMAT is committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. 

Appointment is subject to a clear DBS check to an enhanced level. 

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More about City of Derby Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Farmhouse Road, Sinfin, Derby, Derbyshire, DE24 3AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1332 270450