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Teacher of Sociology

Tamworth, Staffordshire
Landau Forte Academy QEMS & Tamworth Sixth Form
Full Time
Main Pay Scale
29th January 2020
Start Date
20th April 2020
14th February 2020 12:00 AM
Contract Term
Job ID
Start date
20th April 2020
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1087636

Join an inspirational team of teachers to develop and strengthen the faculty further. This is a fantastic opportunity for ambitious, tenacious and well qualified teachers to lead and develop pedagogy within the subject area. Successful candidates will have the capacity to become outstanding practitioners across key stages 3 to 5.

Do you want to work with resilient, eager students aged 11 to 19? Are you able to help young people develop academic and personal skills swiftly? Would you value the opportunity to work in a modern, vibrant town with an historic heart? If the answer is Yes, a position of employment at Tamworth Sixth Form/Landau Forte Academy QEMS is for you.

Key information

• Hours: 40.75

• Weeks: 52

• Contract: Full time, permanent

• Start date: Easter 2020 or September 2020

• Salary: Main pay scale

• Closing Date: Thursday 13 February 2020


  • 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


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 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.


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.


Safeguarding Statement:

Landau Forte Academy is committed to the ongoing development of its staff and appropriate training will be given. All appointments made are subject to satisfactory references and a criminal background check.
Landau Forte Academy QEMS & Tamworth Sixth Form

Landau Forte Academy QEMS & Tamworth Sixth Form

Part of Landau Forte Charitable Trust

Landau Forte Charitable Trust