Current Jobs

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Teacher of Maths

We are seeking a qualified and outstanding teacher able to deliver Maths across the KS3 and KS4 whole ability range who will join our Academy in September 2017.  Applications from NQTs are welcomed in addition to those from experienced teachers as we provide a supportive NQT programme that the runs throughout your first year. For our successful candidate we can offer the opportunity to join a cohesive and supportive department, comprising of highly experienced teachers and leaders. As part of Leigh Academies Trust, we offer excellent opportunities for collaboration and career progression.

Location: Longfield Academy
Salary: MPS/UPS inclusive of Fringe Allowance
Department: Teaching
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 10/05/2017

Director of Improvement - Primary (EYFS and Key Stage 1)

Leigh Academies Trust is ambitious about the progress and development of teaching and learning within Early Years and Key Stage 1. Our mission is to create an outstanding organisation that inspires learners with excellence in academic achievement and personal development. Across the Trust we view Early Years as a critically important stage in which all children must achieve to prepare them for the future.  We now want to go further and establish the Trust as a leading Early Years educator, hence we are seeking to appoint a highly experienced practitioner to drive this. We want to innovate in the teaching of Early Years and prepare our children for success during the rest of their time at school.

Location: Leigh Academies Trust
Salary: Leadership Scale; £50-60k commensurate with experience
Department: Directors of Improvement
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 18/05/2017

Director of Improvement - English

Are you an ambitious and outstanding teacher and leader?  Are you at the peak of your teaching career and are seeking progression?  Are you keen to join a growing multi-academy trust and make a difference?  If so, this role applies to you…  As one of the country’s most successful multi-academy trusts operating in North West Kent, Central Kent, Medway and South East London, we are looking to appoint a leading practitioner in English to join the Trust and lead on innovation and improvement across all of our academies.  You will have no formal timetable of your own; your commitments will be rich and varied, working across English teams throughout the Trust to drive further improvements. If, as an existing Head of Department or Assistant/Deputy Headteacher, you have an outstanding track-record of success as both a teacher and a leader, we want to hear from you.

Location: Leigh Academies Trust
Salary: Leadership Scale; £55-65k commensurate with experience
Department: Directors of Improvement
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 16/05/2017

Director of Improvement - Maths

Are you an ambitious and outstanding teacher and leader?  Are you at the peak of your teaching career and are seeking progression?  Are you keen to join a growing multi-academy trust and make a difference?  If so, this role applies to you…  As one of the country’s most successful multi-academy trusts operating in North West Kent, Central Kent, Medway and South East London, we are looking to appoint a leading practitioner in mathematics to join the Trust and lead on innovation and improvement across all of our academies.  You will have no formal timetable of your own; your commitments will be rich and varied, working across maths teams throughout the Trust to drive further improvements. If, as an existing Head of Department or Assistant/Deputy Headteacher, you have an outstanding track-record of success as both a teacher and a leader, we want to hear from you.

Location: Leigh Academies Trust
Salary: Leadership Scale; £55-65k commensurate with experience
Department: Directors of Improvement
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 16/05/2017

Teacher of Business Studies

Longfield Academy are seeking to appoint a committed, experienced and motivated Teacher of Business Studies to join us in September 2017.  For the successful candidate we can offer the opportunity to join a cohesive and supportive department, comprising of highly experienced teachers and leaders. As part of Leigh Academies Trust, we offer excellent opportunities for collaboration and career progression. 

Location: Longfield Academy
Salary: MPS/UPS Fringe
Department: Teaching
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 02/05/2017

Teacher of PE

Strood Academy are seeking to appoint a Teacher of PE to join our highly experienced and successful Department. With the role officially commencing at the start of the new academic year, we can offer the opportunity to start in June 2017 depending on the successful candidate’s availability.  This is a great time to join an incredibly strong department. We have two opportunities in PE available; one role will be offered on a maternity contract and the other on a permanent basis.  We will discuss these options with all candidates invited to an interview before an offer is made.  Both opportunities are ideal roles for NQTs through to experienced Teachers as we can provide full support and collaboration to suit you.

Location: Strood Academy
Salary: MPS/UPS
Department: Teaching
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 01/05/2017

Cover Supervisor

Wilmington Academy are seeking to appoint Cover Supervisors to join their dedicated team to provide full support to the staff and students.  The successful candidates will ensure the good behaviour of our students and make sure students engage in their learning during short-term absence of Teachers.  Cover work will be supplied wherever possible for you to use as a basis for the lessons and we will also determine your subject specialisms with you as a preference.  Excellent inter-personal skills are required for this post as our successful candidates need to demonstrate that they can build good rapport with staff and students alike.  This post is ideal for graduates with an interest in developing a career in teaching as the experience you can gain from this is first-hand!

Location: Wilmington Academy
Salary: £75 per day when worked (£10 retainer for days available)
Department: Cover Supervisors
Hours Per week: Between 3 - 5 days per week
Vacancy Start Date: 15/05/2017
Closing Date: 20/04/2017

Exams Manager

Wilmington Academy are seeking to appoint an Exams Manager to join our team with responsibility for the organisation and administration of all entries for both external and internal examinations, and management of our invigilation team.  The successful candidate will have prior experience in a role of a similar nature.  We are offering this role on a part-time basis of 16 hours per week; the times and days each week can be discussed at interview, and we will also require our successful candidate to join us over the results window during August which will be paid as overtime. 

Location: Wilmington Academy
Salary: £21,860 fte - actual salary £7,996 per annum to reflect part-time working pattern
Department: Data / Exams
Hours Per week: 16 hours per week (flexibility on days and times)
Vacancy Start Date: 15/05/2017
Closing Date: 20/04/2017

Teacher of Science

The Leigh UTC and Inspiration Academy are seeking to appoint an experienced and motivated Teacher of Science for September 2017; an additional role within the experienced and hugely knowledgeable department to reflect the growth in student numbers as we widen our intake to Key Stage 3.  This is a truly fantastic opportunity for a passionate Teacher to become part of a well established, highly collaborative and successful team as we are confident that our teaching and support teams, our facilities and most importantly our students will inspire you.  There is no better place to teach Science than in a successful Academy where STEM is the focus!  We know that Science teachers are in high demand which is why we are offering an additional bonus paid in your first year of £2,000 for external candidates to attract the right person.

Location: The Leigh UTC and Inspiration Academy
Salary: MPS/UPS + Fringe Allowance + £2,000 bonus for the right candidate
Department: Teaching
Hours Per week: Full-time
Vacancy Start Date: 01/09/2017
Closing Date: 03/05/2017