Teacher of Food and Nutrition

Teacher of Food and Nutrition
  • Full Time
  • Longfield
  • 03/06/2024

Longfield Academy

Main Rd,
Scale: MPS commensurate with experience + London Fringe Allowance
Job Summary: Longfield Academy have an exciting opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Teacher of Food and Nutrition to join our dynamic team from September 2024

Longfield Academy have an exciting opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Teacher of Food and Nutrition to join our dynamic team from September 2024. If you are enthusiastic about inspiring students to explore the culinary arts and develop a lifelong love for healthy eating, we want to hear from you!

As a Teacher of Food and Nutrition at Longfield Academy, you will have the exciting opportunity to engage students in the fascinating world of food preparation, nutrition, and culinary skills. You will deliver high-quality lessons that foster creativity, critical thinking, and practical proficiency in cooking and healthy eating habits. Through innovative teaching methods and hands-on activities, you will empower students to explore diverse cuisines, understand nutritional principles, and develop essential life skills for their future.

We are looking for a dynamic, emotionally intelligent and innovative teacher to join a supportive team that is committed to improving the life chances of young people. Joining Longfield Academy will enable you to work with like-minded colleagues who share your goals and ambitions. 

This is a full time role offering MPS commensurate with experience. 


Working with us: Longfield Academy offers a friendly and supportive working environment with innovation and collaboration at the heart of everything we do. The academy is recognised as an International Baccalaureate (IB) world school and delivers the Middle Years Programme (MYP) to students in years 7 -9. Our most recent inspection in 2018 confirmed that Longfield Academy continues to provide strong educational outcomes for students. The richness of our extracurricular activities allows our students to excel in drama, music, sports and STEM. Leaders of the academy are highly ambitious for all of the students. We have a strong drive for school improvement underpinned by a relentless focus on the core business of improving teaching and learning. We do not limit that ambition to the outcomes of public examinations; our students being prepared for life is equally as important to everyone at the academy. Our pastoral system is truly exceptional and we pride ourselves on the quality of care for every student. Our Post-16 provision continues to go from strength to strength, rated in the top 10% for Kent, with our students securing places at top universities.

Longfield Academy benefits from modern, state-of-the-art facilities for learning across all subject areas. We have a thorough and robust approach to school improvement, and the academy is well on course to becoming a truly Outstanding school.