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Trainee Teacher Starting September 2022

United Teaching is the initial teacher training scheme for United Learning, a national group of over 80 schools across England. With us, you can achieve your PGCE and QTS with extensive support from professional mentors, tutors and subject specialists. At United Teaching, we don’t just train you to teach – we invest in your potential as a future educational leader, supporting you every step of the way.

National salaried and bursary options available, closes 30th June 2022

Apply today, and discover how you can make a difference.

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Lambeth Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and staff. All staff are expected to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check and will be expected to submit the names of two referees who will be able to provide acceptable references. One of these must be a current (or last) employer or current education institution if this is your first post.

If you are interested in working with us but there are not any relevant vacancies currently available, please click on the button below to register your interest.

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Lambeth Academy opened in September 2004 as a new school which our community was keen to establish and as one of the first City Academies.

We are now full and our foundation year completed their Year 13 in July 2011.

The next stage of our journey is to build on our successes and firm foundations and to ‘be exceptional’ in all that we do. We strive to be the best that we can be and for Lambeth Academy to be a place where people want to come to work, to learn and to be part of. We are all, staff, students and parents committed to achieving this aim.

We are looking to appoint enthusiastic and talented staff, who relish the opportunity to be involved in moving Lambeth Academy and themselves to exemplary, working in a fast-paced and innovative environment, making a significant difference to the lives of young people. We are a team which takes seriously the safeguarding of our students and our staff.

If you would like to be part of an exciting, forward moving school please read through the documentation and come and visit us. To apply for a position please go to www.lambeth-academy.org/Staff/Vacancies and follow the instructions on the vacancies page. Please note, only the applicants with a complete profile and application form will be considered for selection.  If you would like more information please contact Cristina Popa at cristina.popa@lambeth-academy.org

I look forward to meeting you.

Best wishes
Amy Welch


The work environment here is excellent for growing and developing your career.
Miss Aden Mekuriya 



We have a really special group of students who represent South London's finest.
Mr Tesfa Lowe


The thing that makes working at Lambeth Academy so enjoyable is the atmosphere.  The staff are great and the students never fail to entertain you with their wit,  energy and enthusiasm.
Miss Felicity Martin


I've been here for 10 years now and seen a lot of changes.  What doesn't change is the fact that the work is hugely satisfying on a personal level and there are opportunities to further your career professionally.
Mr Gavin Twohig

Core Benefits

  • A contributory pension scheme, relevant to your role (including access to Teacher and Local Government Schemes);
  • Occupational sick pay;
  • Tailored Continuous Professional Development (CPD) through the United Learning Institute.

Flexible Benefits

  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Dining card
  • Gym membership
  • Health screening
  • Retail savings

By joining Lambeth Academy you will also become part of United Learning - a unique group of independent and state schools working together to bring out the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education, which prepares young people to progress in learning and to make a success of their lives. United Learning focuses sharply on the evidence of what makes it more likely that young people will progress and succeed, apply that to classroom practice, allowing schools to continue to learn and develop. It is a priority to provide teachers with excellent professional support and development, so that every child receives an excellent experience.

The approach is underpinned by a sense of moral purpose and commitment to doing what is right for children and young people, supporting colleagues to achieve excellence and acting with integrity in all our dealings within and beyond the organisation, in the interests of young people everywhere.

The development programmes offer access to tailor-made training no matter your career stage, alongside unrivalled opportunities for your career development across both the maintained and independent sectors. The Performance and Development Reviews (PDR) encompass personal aspiration, impact on pupil achievement and identification of continuous professional development and training that is right for you and your future. For more information please visit our dedicated careers site.

Train to Teach

United Teaching is the teacher training programme for United Learning.

United Teaching is a scheme that offers real teaching exposure in a choice of schools, allowing you to gain the teaching qualifications you need without going back to university. With us, you can achieve your PGCE and QTS with extensive support from professional mentors, tutors and subject specialists. We also offer support and training throughout your NQT year and beyond. The course is designed to bring out the best in your teaching skills quickly and comprehensively. 

“My professional and subject mentors have made me feel that they are both committed to my success and to improving my teaching practice. The level of support and training I’ve received has been outstanding.” – Emma

“The training has been so helpful, eye-opening, humbling and supportive. My mentor has been amazing. I’ve learned so much and I couldn’t imagine doing another route.” – Cate

You can find out more about United Teaching on our website.

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