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Job details
Employer London Academy
Location Barnet
Salary MPS/UPS + R&R (Inclusive of outer London Allowance)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

We are looking for a well-qualified, committed and enthusiastic teacher of Sociology to join a committed and vibrant teaching staff who are passionate about the achievement of our students. Sociology is taught across Key Stage 4 and 5 and is an increasingly popular and successful subject at the Academy.

London Academy is an oversubscribed 4-19 mixed comprehensive in North London serving 1600 students. In 2015 the academy was in the top 10% of schools nationally for progress made by pupils at KS4.

The Academy has a bespoke pedagogy underpinned by a belief that all students can achieve through effort, deliberate practice, and engagement in a meaningful and purposeful curriculum. You join a committed and vibrant body of staff passionate about the achievement of students.  

We would like to hear from you if you are an outstanding teacher, passionate about raising standards. The ideal candidate will be able to inspire both students and staff. 

We offer exceptional professional development opportunities and career progression; this post would be excellent preparation for future leadership roles. 

London Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

A job description, person specification and application form is available from our website,, but you can also request an application pack by emailing We welcome informal discussions, please contact Phil Campbell, Assistant Principal by emailing

Applications to: Paddy McGrath, Principal, London Academy, Spur Road, Edgware, Middlesex HA8 8DE  

The closing date for applications is: Friday 2nd June 2017.   

Applications will be viewed on a rolling basis so early applications are highly recommended. 

Tel: 020 8238 1100 


We are committed to the protection of children 

We are an equal opportunities employer 

All posts will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and prohibition from teaching checks

About the employer

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

Spur Road
United Kingdom
+44 20 8238 1101