Vacancies

Teacher of Mathematics

Start: January 2019

As an outstanding academy for the third consecutive time (May 2012), we invite you to apply for the position of teacher of Mathematics. The Mathematics department is a large and successful department who are highly trained, very supportive and welcoming. Our Academy is easily accessible, being 30 minutes from the centre of Birmingham and we are located near Junction 9 of the M6.

Our aim is for all our students to achieve excellence in education, so we are all extremely proud of the recognition we have received from Ofsted in our latest inspection.

“This is an outstanding school. It provides excellent opportunities for students to thrive, develop and achieve exceptionally well, irrespective of their different circumstances.”

We are a “Converter Academy”, one of the first 100 Teaching Schools, a Specialist Sports, Maths and Computing College, a member of the Leading Edge Partnership and a “High Performing School.” We are over-subscribed and consistently achieve some of the highest results in Sandwell. In January 2014 we were proven to be one of the top 100 schools in England showing the greatest sustained improvement in the percentage of pupils achieving five or more A* to C grades at GCSE, including English and Maths.

  • As an enthusiastic and committed teacher, you would join a successful Mathematics department. Successful candidates will be:
  • Highly motivated and passionate about providing all students with the very best educational opportunities.
  • Believe in the importance of excellent teaching in Mathematics, and can inspire students
  • Committed to further developing their teaching and professional skills

In return, successful candidates can expect to work with enthusiastic and well behaved students who have a genuine desire to learn, to work with colleagues who are friendly and supportive, and to be part of a school which values its staff and offers ample opportunities for professional development and advancement. We have dedicated weekly CPD opportunities and over the past two years there were 18 of our staff who gained promotions internally.

The Application Pack is available below:

Maths Job Pack Oct 2018
Maths Job Pack Oct 2018
Maths-Job-Pack-Oct-2018.pdf
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Teaching Staff Application Form
Teaching Staff Application Form
TEACHING_STAFF_2018.doc
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Please complete all sections of the application form, together with a supporting letter of no more than two sides of A4 stating your suitability for the post.

Completed application forms and supporting letters should be sent to:

Application for Teacher of Mathematics

Mr James Topham, Headteacher
Wood Green Academy
Wood Green Rd
Wednesbury
West Midlands
WS10 9QU

Or emailed, with the subject line as “Application for Teacher of Mathematics” to admin@woodgreenacademy.co.uk

Closing date: 9am Friday 19th October 2018
Interviews: TBC


Vacancy: Learning Support Assistant

(fixed contract to July 19th 2019)
SALARY SCALE:Band B (£16,755 to £17,391) Pro. Rata. 27.5 hours per week, term time only

We are seeking to appoint Learning Support Assistants whose principle role is to provide in classroom support to our students, under the direction of the teacher. The role involves providing both academic support and welfare support. These are fixed term posts, starting January 1st 2019. We are particularly interested in applicants who have the ability to support students in Maths, English and Science at Key Stage 4.

The successful candidate should be able to offer excellent communication skills along with experience of working with young people. They must have at least a grade C in English, Maths and Science at GCSE.

The job description and person specification provide a detailed description of the role.

Please complete a supporting letter of no more than two sides of A4 stating your suitability for the post.

Non-Teaching Staff Application Form
Non-Teaching Staff Application Form
NON_TEACHING_STAFF_2018.doc
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LSA Jobpack Oct 2018
LSA Jobpack Oct 2018
LSA-Jobpack-Oct-2018.pdf
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Completed application forms and supporting letters should be sent as hard copies by post to:

Application for Learning Support Assistant
Mr James Topham, Headteacher
Wood Green Academy
Wood Green Rd
Wednesbury
West Midlands
WS10 9QU

Or emailed to Admin@woodgreenacademy.co.uk and marked in the subject line, “Application for Learning Support Assistant”.

Closing date: 9am Tuesday 23rd October 2018 .
Interviews: TBC.