Teacher of Food, Child Care and Health and Social

Teacher – Food, Child Care and Health and Social



Start date: January 2023

Contract type: Full-time

Contract term: Permanent

Salary: MPR


Come to work in a thriving community. The Gosforth Group is a multi-academy trust consisting of six schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy, Jesmond Park Academy, Callerton Academy and Great Park Academy) committed to providing a superb education for students from Year 5 through to Year 13.

Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was rated good in its most recent Ofsted inspection. We are seeking a motivated and inspiring teacher with the necessary skills to teach both Food and Child Care through to Key Stage 4. This is an exciting opportunity to join two highly skilled and supportive departments, well established in teaching academic and vocational courses at KS4 and KS5.

What we need:

  • An outstanding practitioner
  • A passion for and the ability to teach Food, Child Care and Health and Social Care to Key Stage 4
  • The ability to secure excellent achievement at Key Stage 4.
  • A commitment to fresh and exciting methods of delivering the curriculum
  • A relentless drive to secure the best possible outcomes for students of all abilities
  • Excellent communication and ICT skills

We can offer you:

  • An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
  • Enthusiastic and motivated students
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
  • A large, vibrant Sixth Form
  • Free use of an on-site gym 
  • An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from Football to Surfing!
  • A school with its community at heart

This is an exceptional opportunity to make a difference within a positive and exciting environment. If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Gosforth Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.

Please email your application to  Alternatively visit our website for further details. 

Closing date is 09:00 on Friday 7th October 2022.