Engineering and science excellence for 14-19 year olds in Birmingham
We are looking for an enthusiastic teacher(s) / NQT(s) to join our dynamic and award winning academy (University Technical College), based in state of the art teaching facilities, with a proven track record of excellence for NQT development.
Aston University Engineering Academy (AUEA) was named the number one school out of 104 in the West Midlands for its outstanding vocational results. The Academy delivers applied learning that is focused on the industrial and business world and since opening in September 2012, AUEA has grown steadily under stable and strong leadership into a vibrant learning community, most recently winning Student of the Year and commended by the final judges for School of the year in the recent 2016 National BTEC Awards.
AUEA was the first major university sponsored University Technical College in the country, combining the very best education for academic and technical skills, housed in our £16.2 million state of the art building in the heart of the city of Birmingham, next to the Aston University campus. Thirty UTCs are now open across England, with a further 26 opening in the next two years and every single UTC student so far has gone on to university, apprenticeships or employment. http://www.utcolleges.org/about/overview/
AUEA will provide the rewarding experience of delivering exciting and engaging learning delivered in partnership with Aston University and our significant industry partners so that our young people are motivated to strive for excellence.
AUEA is a national lead school for F1 in Schools, Vex Robotics, Primary Engineer and Bloodhound rocket cars. Supporting both Secondary and Primary schools across the West Midlands.
We are seeking professionals who are:
- An enthusiastic and committed teacher
- A teacher who has the highest expectations of student learning.
- An excellent classroom practitioner with a drive for self-improvement and development.
- Innovative and creative with excellent interpersonal skills
- Passionate about Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics