Teacher of English
Laidlaw Schools Trust
MPS - UPS (Depending upon experience)
5th Jun 2023
MPS – UPS (Depending upon experience)
The Trustees are seeking to appoint a Teacher of English for Academy 360 with effect from September 2023 with the opportunity for additional responsibility for the right candidate. In May 2022, Academy 360 was rated ‘Good’ by OFSTED where pupils are recognised as being ‘aspirational and committed to their studies’. Leaders ‘show a strong moral purpose’, have established an ‘ambitious curriculum’, ‘inclusive in approach and want the best for all pupils’. Academy 360 holds the prestigious Inclusion Quality Mark (IQM) and is recognised as a Centre of Excellence.
The successful candidate will be an outstanding, passionate and ambitious English teacher. They will join our hard working, well-resourced department. The successful candidate will need to have the drive, commitment and excellent skills necessary to work within the Academy. The Academy is prepared to consider leadership responsibility for the right applicant.
About the school
The Academy is a member of the Laidlaw School Trust (LST). The Laidlaw Schools Trust is a growing family of eight schools helping transform thousands of young lives in North East England. LST invests significantly in the training and development of all staff and is able to offer all staff a wide range of opportunities and benefits.
Academy 360 is an all-through Academy providing education for students aged 4-16. As a member of Laidlaw Schools Trust it benefits from the support of being a partner in a small local Multi Academy Trust which also includes one of the main feeder Primary schools for Academy 360’s Secondary school.
The successful candidate will join a successful MAT where all Academies support each other to the benefit of our pupils and their families. Our Academies also enjoy strong support from an experienced LST central team, based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Further details and an application pack can be downloaded from the Careers section on the Laidlaw Schools Trust websitehttps://www.laidlawschoolstrust.co.uk/72/vacancies-1. Interested candidates are welcome to tour the school, please contact the Academy office on 0191 300 6506 to arrange a visit. If you wish to have an informal discussion about this post, please contact: Joseph Fox, Head of School (Secondary) Joseph.Fox@Academy360.co.uk
Interviews will take place: W/c 5th June 2023
Applications should be returned to: email@example.com
Please note that we do not accept CVs.
We are an equal opportunities employer strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate their commitment to children’s safeguarding. All successful appointments will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and a range of other pre-employment recruitment checks.
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Laidlaw Schools Trust
Laidlaw Schools trust (LST) is a Multi Academy Trust (MAT) serving areas of deprivation in Newcastle and Sunderland. It currently comprises two all-through academies, Excelsior Academy educating pupils from 2 – 19 years with Academy 360 teaching students from 4 – 16 years, and four primary academies in Newcastle and Sunderland.Visit School Website