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.

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Assistant Head of Maths

On a permanent contract starting from August 2018 – Full time

Based at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust
Salary: Main or Upper Pay Range plus allowance TLR2a (currently £2,667)
Reference: CEDAHMATHS

Job Description and Person Specification.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding second in department who can support the leadership of Maths. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and effective teacher to join our good academy, and take the first step into a Teacher and Learning leadership position.
The Cedars Academy Maths Department comprises eight Teachers and we currently studying towards GCSE, A Level, Core and Further Maths.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our Business Manager on 0116 267 7107.

Closing date: 18th February 2018
Interviews: Week Beginning 19th February 2018

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


Maths Teacher

On a permanent contract starting from August 2018 or earlier – Full time

Based at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust
Main and Upper Pay Range Applications
Reference: CEDMATHS1

Job Description and Person Specification.

We are seeking to appoint a qualified and inspirational permanent teacher to join our Maths Department as Maths Teacher from August 2018. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and effective teacher to join our good academy. Applications from NQT welcome
The Cedars Academy Maths Department comprises eight Teachers and we currently studying towards GCSE, A Level, Core and Further Maths.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our Business Manager on 0116 267 7107.

Closing date: 18th February 2018
Interviews: Week Beginning 19th February 2018

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


Science Teacher

On a permanent contract starting August 2018 – Full time
To work for the Lionheart Academies Trust, at The Cedars Academy in Birstall
Main and Upper Pay Range Applications

Job Description and Person Specification.

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and inspirational permanent teacher to join our Science Department as a Science Teacher as soon as possible. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and effective teacher to join our good academy. Application welcomed from NQTs.
The Cedars Academy Science Department comprises eight Science Teachers and two Science Technicians. We currently offer the following courses to pupils: KS3 Science, GCSE in Combined Science Trilogy and Triple Science. A Levels are available in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our Business Manager on 0116 267 0801.

Closing date: 28th February 2018
Interviews: Week commencing 5th March 2018

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


Geography Teacher

On a permanent contract starting from August 2018– Full time
Based at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust
Main and Upper Pay Range Applications
Reference: CEDGEO1

Job Description and Person Specification.

We are seeking to appoint a qualified and inspirational permanent teacher to join our Humanities Department as Geography Teacher from August 2018. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and effective teacher to join our good academy. Applications from NQT welcome
The Cedars Academy Humanities Department comprises ten Teachers and within Geography we currently have groups studying towards GCSE and A Level.

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our Business Manager on 0116 267 7107.

Closing date: 28th February 2018
Interviews: Week Beginning 5th March 2018

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


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