Teacher of IT & Business
Laidlaw Schools Trust
MPS - UPS depending on experience
22nd May 2023
MPS – UPS depending on experience
The Trustees are seeking to appoint a Teacher of IT & Business for Excelsior Academy to start as soon as possible.
This is an exciting opportunity for anyone wishing to commence or to progress their career within an established and supportive team. The ideal candidate will display a passion for IT & Business, delivering engaging lessons which will enthuse and inspire our pupils. You will be self-motivated, with the ability to bring IT & Business alive, linking learning to real life. Thus, enabling students to see the relevance of the subject and how they can utilise the skills they develop beyond the classroom.
About the school
Excelsior Academy is an All-Through Academy providing education for students aged 3 – 19, serving the West End of Newcastle. Working at Excelsior, you will play an important role in our continuous drive for further improvement.
We are members of Laidlaw Schools Trust which is a growing multi academy trust in the North East of England, serving children and families in the west of Newcastle, Sedgefield and in Pennywell, Sunderland. We pride ourselves in being a progressive, inclusive trust that supports every child to develop their talents whatever they may be and to reach their academic potential. It is important that as a learning organisation we adapt and change to the needs of our pupils. We take care to value and develop all colleagues to make sure they can do their very best for children across the Trust’s schools. Our Academies also enjoy strong support from an experienced LST central team, based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
If you are someone who has the ability to engage and enthuse students, coupled with drive and commitment to become an outstanding teacher, then we would like to hear from you.
Further details and an application pack can be downloaded from the Careers section on the Laidlaw Schools Trust website https://www.laidlawschoolstrust.co.uk/72/vacancies-1.
If you wish to have an informal discussion about this post, please contact: Julie Foster, Business Manager – firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will take place: Thursday 25th May 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