Media Studies Teacher

Luton, UK
18 Aug 2019
26 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are working alongside an aspirational, high-achieving "Good" rated academy in Luton, seeking a Media Studies teacher to start in September and continue for the rest of the academic year, with the opportunity of a permanent contract for the right teacher.

Our client has a good reputation in the local community and high expectations of their students, leading to a harmonious, supportive learning environment where all pupils make good progress. They are now seeking a Media Studies teacher to teach Key Stage 4 and 5 only- if you have experience of A-Level/BTEC and prefer to teach older pupils, this could be an excellent opportunity!

The ideal candidate for this Media Studies position in Luton will be:
*Committed to student progress and continually improving outcomes
*Experienced in teaching Media Studies at Key Stage 4 and 5- the school is happy to interview candidates with experience either in secondary school or in Further Education
*Creative, engaging and continually developing their teaching practice
*Committed to safeguarding and able to uphold the school's high standard of care for their pupils

The school is located in Luton with onsite parking and easy access from the M1, as well as good public transport links to London, Milton Keynes and St Albans.

This is a modern academy offering outstanding facilities after a recent rebuild (2013). They are part of a large local trust and thus have close links with other local secondary schools, offering flexibility and opportunities for progression in your future career here. Pupil behaviour was noted as Outstanding in their last full inspection in 2013, as well as the standard of safeguarding across the school. They offer an excellent standard of CPD and the trust even provides in-house Initial Teacher Training, so if you are an experienced unqualified Media Studies teacher or lecturer, this offers a unique opportunity to make your mark as a new member of staff and then benefit from full professional training.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this role you will need:
-Experience of teaching Media Studies in the UK
-A degree or similar high-level qualification in a related field
-A current DBS check - we can provide one for you and even repay you for the expense (t&c's apply)
-A complete work history spanning 10 years where applicable
-Most recent References from child related roles

Are you looking for the opportunity to make your mark as a Media Studies teacher in a "good" Luton school? Please contact me on /
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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