Teacher of IT

Forest AcademyRedbridge

Teacher of IT


Salary negotiable commensurate with experience and role offered

Required: ASAP - FTC until 31st August 2021

Thank you for expressing an interest in becoming a Teacher of IT at the Forest Academy.  The Forest Academy is on an exciting journey, and we are looking for a teacher who is committed to making a difference to the lives of our students.  We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational teacher who is ambitious and has a real passion for their subject.  The successful applicant will have high expectations, and will be a reflective practitioner who is always keen to develop and improve their teaching.  They will appreciate their role in helping our students to have high aspirations, and they will share our belief that our students deserve an exceptional curriculum and the very best teaching.  They will, like us, believe in our students.

Vision & Values

‘Raise standards in education for all; we believe every young person deserves the best education possible.’

The Forest Academy (TFA) is a part of the Beacon Multi Academy Trust, along with Beal High School, North East London Teaching Alliance (NELTA) and Beacon Business Innovation Hub (BBIH).TFA and Beal sixth forms amalgamated in September 2018. The 6th form is co-located at TFA and Beal High School.

TFA is an 1116 mixed comprehensive school, located in the north east corner of Redbridge with a  6th form on site. This role will involve teaching both KS4 and 6th form students at The Forest Academy campus.

Why choose TFA?

A small, caring and welcoming community school

High expectations of all and where all students are entitled to consistent high quality learning experiences

A committed and dedicated staff working hard to shape the lives of the young people who come to our school

High quality CPD offer, through our partnerships with NELTA, Beal High School and other partnerships

Beal High School sixth form is part co-located at TFA, thus the opportunity work to support students within the sixth form

We welcome initial expressions of interest and discussions about the role. Please email admin@theforestacademy.co.uk marking the email ‘FAO The Principal’ if you wish to book a telephone call.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role and will be factored into interviews:

Keeping Children Safe in Education

BMAT – Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS (with list checks) and satisfactory references.

For more information and an application form please visit our website www.theforestacademy.org

and forward your application to recruitment@beaconacademytrust.co.uk

Please note, we reserve the right to close or extend this position, therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as soon as possible

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