Teacher of Business Studies and Computer Science, Manchester

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MEA CentralManchester

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive to attract the right candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

MEA Central, an Altius Trust school, opened with 210 Year 7 students on September 2017 and now has three year groups and 630 students. Through high academic aspirations, an impressive culture and wide ranging extra-curricular opportunities, we develop students into articulate, active and respectful citizens, ready to go out and do good in the world. 

For January 2020, we are looking for a Teacher of Business & Computer Science to join our growing school. A teacher who shares our ambition to improve our students’ life chances and give them learning opportunities which stimulate and excite.

The right candidate should:

  • know that teachers make the difference and that that teaching and learning is the ‘main thing.’ 
  • possess excellent communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adults
  • motivate and inspire students and colleagues to achieve exceptional outcomes 

Whether you are joining us as an experienced teacher or NQT, we want to support and invest in you at every step of your career. 

The Altius Trust is a multi-academy educational trust with an ongoing commitment to opening and running academies with a high level of achievement in the Manchester area. Our Trust Partners include some of the most successful and innovative companies in the UK, all of whom have a strong commitment to Manchester. Their involvement in the Trust underlines their commitment to developing the young people of the city, and their recognition that to recruit excellent leaders from local families they have to be committed to their development prior to them becoming employees.

Our vision of a fantastic future for all our students is easy to understand but complex to achieve as the future evolves so rapidly around us. Our students have to adapt in order to build themselves a secure and resilient future. Our vision underpins all we do, and our starting point is excellent academic results.

Please find attached the Job Description and further information is available below about our school and the Trust. Please apply through TES. Please note we do not accept CVs and references will be applied for at the shortlisting stage. For an informal chat or to arrange a visit to our fantastic Free School, please call Rina Hughes on 0161 499 2726 ext. 241 or email at r.hughes@meacad.org.uk

Closing date for applications is 5.00pm on 6 October 2019 and interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter. The role will be to start in January 2020.

Altius Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful appointments are subject to receiving satisfactory employment checks including references, evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

More about MEA Central
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Lytham Road, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6PL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 499 2736
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MEA Central is a thriving 11-16 mixed secondary serving South Manchester.

We opened to 210 Y7 students in September 2017 and will grow year on year until we are full in 2022. We are defined by our mission, ‘A fantastic future for all.'  We care ...