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Teacher of English (Maternity Cover)

Tamworth, Staffordshire
Landau Forte Academy QEMS & Tamworth Sixth Form
Full Time
Dependent upon experience
6th February 2020
Start Date
3rd March 2020
14th February 2020 12:00 AM
Contract Term
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Start date
3rd March 2020
  • Contract type: Fixed term contract
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1089313

We have a vacancy for a passionate and inspirational teacher of English to join our dedicated team.

We are looking for someone who will share in our department approach to inspire all students and foster a love for the subject. You will be given the opportunity to teach English across a range of key stages and abilities and will be joining us at an exciting time in our development as we evolve towards a knowledge based mastery curriculum.

The English department is well resourced and has access to excellent facilities and support. As an established and friendly team, we are able to offer a supportive and collaborative environment in which to begin or develop your career.  

Key information

Hours: 40.75

Weeks: 52

Contract: Full time – Maternity Cover

Start date: 3 March 2020

Salary: Dependent upon experience

Closing Date: 13 February 2020


What we can offer you

A supportive, cohesive and exciting working environment

The chance to work with genuinely enthusiastic and happy students

Career prospects within an innovative and ambitious Multi Academy Trust

A meal allowance, commensurate with your working hours

Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)

Healthcare Cash Plan, from Westfield Health

Complimentary gym membership


About The Trust

Landau Forte Charitable Trust is a family of six Primary, Secondary and Sixth Form Academies across the Midlands. Established in 1989, our roots as a charity lie in the global finance and hospitality industries, with our founders Martin Landau and Rocco Forte. Their values combine in how our schools look after their children and young people; they aspire to a world-leading standard of innovation, entrepreneurship, service and care.

We believe a brilliant education should be central to the development of every child and young person. Their learning, wellbeing and happiness is at the centre of every decision we take and every pound we spend. 

Landau Forte Academy QEMS and Tamworth Sixth Form

Landau Forte Academy QEMS joined the Landau Forte Charitable Trust in September 2011 and delivers education to 11-16 year olds. Landau Forte Academy Sixth Form is a purpose-built establishment providing Level 3 courses, both Advanced Level and BTEC, for the whole of Tamworth and beyond. The academies are located on a shared campus, but both operate from their own facilities, with Landau Forte Academy Sixth Form having new bespoke, accommodation, which opened in September 2011, with a new Sports Hall that opened in 2013.

The local area

Tamworth is a historic town surrounded by beautiful countryside, located a short distance from Birmingham. The Academy is located close to the centre of Tamworth, with superb transport links.

Tamworth boasts a range of historical sites and leisure attractions, including: Tamworth Castle; the Tamworth SnowDome and Drayton Manor Amusement Park. Within a 20 minute drive from the town, you can find yourself in the beautiful, open Staffordshire countryside or Birmingham‘s bustling city centre.

Tamworth is 10 minutes away from the M42; junction 10

Direct trains from Birmingham (10 minutes) and London (1 hour 15 minutes)

Birmingham and East Midlands Airports are 30 minutes away

For your information

If this sounds like the ideal job opportunity for you, please download and read our Information for Applicants document before applying.

All appointments made are subject to satisfactory references and a criminal background check. Landau Forte Charitable Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check is required for this post.


Landau Forte Academy QEMS & Tamworth Sixth Form

Landau Forte Academy QEMS & Tamworth Sixth Form

Part of Landau Forte Charitable Trust

Landau Forte Charitable Trust