Teaching Staff Vacancies

The Cedars Academy is an 11 to 18 academy in Birstall that is committed to exacting high standards, raising attainment and demanding creative excellence from its staff and pupils. At the Cedars Academy we are driven to ensure pupil success is at the core of all our work. We provide a vibrant and engaging curriculum which promotes the love of learning, and prepares young people for the next steps in their lives.

We believe that through careful planning and delivering the very best teaching at every stage of their educational journey that pupils at The Cedars Academy will make outstanding progress. We will rigorously check all pupils are making progress in their learning and intervene decisively to remove any barriers to pupil achievement.

We know that by working hard and aspiring to excellence in all we do, pupils at The Cedars Academy will achieve the best possible outcomes and success. We are ambitious and aspirational for our staff and pupils; we believe passionately that every pupil will succeed and are committed to equality of opportunity.

Application Forms PDF/ Word docx
Monitoring Forms PDF / Word docx

Monitoring Section .docx .pdf

We are currently looking to recruit a:


Teacher of Computer Science

Salary: MPS (TLR available for right candidate dependent upon experience)

Full Time Teacher – Reference number CSF1

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Computer Science to join our academy from August 2017. Our successful candidate will be able to teach Computer Science at Key Stages 3 and 4 (Key Stage 5 would be desirable for possible future development). You will work as part of our Logic Faculty which is comprised of Maths, Computer Science and Business Studies and be supported by a strong and effective team. This is an exciting opportunity to aid in the development of Computer Science at the Cedars Academy and you will have the opportunity to help shape the curriculum and drive up standards in this subject area.

Applications are welcome from experienced teachers as well as those beginning their careers (including NQTs).

The Cedars Academy is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as well as providing evidence of qualifications and suitable references.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our Human Resources department on 0116 267 0803.

Closing date: Friday 7th April 2017 at noon

Computer Science Teacher Job Spec & Person Spec

Please complete and return the application and monitoring forms on our website and return to sara.hill@thecedarsacademy.org.uk Please note CV’s WILL NOT be accepted.


Teacher of Computer Science

Salary: MPS

Part Time Teacher (0.4fte – two days per week) – Reference number CSP2

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Computer Science to join our academy from August 2017. Our successful candidate will be able to teach Computer Science at Key Stages 3 and 4 (Key Stage 5 would be desirable for possible future development). You will work as part of our Logic Faculty which is comprised of Maths, Computer Science and Business Studies and be supported by a strong and effective team. This is an exciting opportunity to aid in the development of Computer Science at the Cedars Academy and you will have the opportunity to help shape the curriculum and drive up standards in this subject area.

Applications are welcome from experienced teachers as well as those beginning their careers (including NQTs).

The Cedars Academy is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as well as providing evidence of qualifications and suitable references.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our Human Resources department on 0116 267 0803.

Closing date: Friday 7th April 2017 at noon

Computer Science Teacher Job Spec & Person Spec

Please complete and return the application and monitoring forms on our website and return to sara.hill@thecedarsacademy.org.uk Please note CV’s WILL NOT be accepted.


The Lionheart Academies Trust- GCSE and A Level Revision Programme

The Lionheart Academies Trust is recruiting teaching staff to be a part of its ambitious Easter and May Holiday Revision Programme for GCSE and A-Level.

We are looking for ambitious and motivated subject specialist teaching staff who could deliver sessions for Maths, English, Sciences, French, Spanish, History and Geography.

An up to date experience of delivering GCSE and A Level is an essential requirement.

Payment will be set at £150 per day, with up to five days across the Easter and May half term holiday periods.

Teaching sessions will be taking place at both of our secondary school sites, Beauchamp College in Oadby and The Cedars Academy in Birstall.

Application Forms PDF/ Word docx
Monitoring Forms PDF / Word docx

Email completed forms, or make any further enquiries to:

Terry.Claridge@thecedarsacademy.org.uk