Not the right job for you? Start a new job search on Tes

Job details

Job details
Employer Erdington Academy
Location Birmingham
Salary CPS + TLR 2B £4,352
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts April 2017 or sooner

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, innovative and inspirational teacher of English. This is an exceptional opportunity for a highly motivated teacher and leader to join a dedicated team committed to continuous improvement.

The successful candidate will lead on the Quality of Learning, Teaching and Assessment at Key Stage 4. Other responsibilities within the English Faculty will be negotiated depending on the skills of the successful candidate.

This is an exciting time in the life of Erdington Academy. From September 2016 we officially became an academy within the Fairfax Multi Academy Trust, which includes three secondary schools. This further enables the academy to share and develop practice as part of a wider group of academies and partners.

The successful candidate will:

  • Model outstanding teaching and deliver excellent outcomes for students;
  • Plan strategically, taking into account the strategic aims and priorities of the faculty and the school;
  • Be a good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills, blending gravitas with warm engagement;
  • Lead by example – with integrity, creativity, resilience, and clarity;
  • Be able to quality assure, rigorously the work of others. Erdington Academy is a vibrant and diverse comprehensive school.

We are seeking outstanding teachers and leaders with high expectations to join our team dedicated to pursuing excellence for every child. We are an ambitious academy and value enthusiastic and hardworking staff. It is a very exciting time to join us.

Erdington Academy is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as well as providing evidence of qualifications.

To apply, please complete the online application form.

To arrange a visit, please contact Ms Gillian McNab, PA to Headteacher on 0121 373 1080 or e-mail

Closing date: 12pm (noon) Wednesday 30 November 2016.

About the employer

Erdington Academy (formerly Kingsbury School and Sports College) converted to an academy within the Fairfax Multi-Academy Trust (FMAT) on September 1st 2016.  At Erdington Academy we are committed to the highest standards of presentation, behavi...

Information about Erdington Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
1 / 16

Locations and contacts

Kingsbury Road
West Midlands
B24 8RE
United Kingdom
+44 121 306 4878