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Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at Swindon Academy.

All our current vacancies are listed here. If you are interested in applying for any of the roles shown, please click the job title, which will take you through to further details and the facility to apply online.

Swindon Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children ad young people and expects all who work here to share this commitment. Therefore all positions are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).

We offer unrivalled career development opportunities and support to ensure you achieve your ambitions.  For some of our roles, we can provide financial assistance if you need to relocate and if you’re based overseas we’ll help with the transition back to the UK.  Furthermore, you could be eligible for health care cover and full or part funded CPD during your first year.

School vacancies

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Careers Officer - full-time or part-time. Flexible hours to suit.

Secondary School

Closing date: Sun 11 12 2022

Salary: £24,515 - £27,000 per annum

Vacancy type: / Support Staff

Location: Swindon

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College Manager

Secondary School

Job Description

Job title: College Manager
School: Swindon Academy
Contract type: Permanent
Start date: January 2023
Salary: £27,253 per annum

WHY CHOOSE US
At Swindon Academy, we pride ourselves on a team of staff who are supportive, friendly and dedicated to providing the very best teaching and learning for our students. Staff across the academy set a culture of high expectations and continuous improvement for students which, in turn, is reflected in the emphasis we place on continuing professional development (CPD) for our staff.
We have made significant, sustained progress at GCSE and are proud to be the top performing school in Swindon for progress over the last six years.
Swindon Academy was the first all-though academy to open in the UK and has over 1,900 pupils from the age of 2 to 19. The school is situated in purpose-built £25 million premises, benefiting from excellent, state-of-the-art facilities and situated within the beautiful county of Wiltshire, within commuting distance for Bristol, Bath and Oxford.
After a visit from Ofsted in May 2017, the academy received a ‘Good’ grading in all aspects of the inspection framework.
THE ROLE
This role is a full-time role with working hours being 40 hours per week, during term time, with the residual 182.5 hours to be worked in holiday periods or as extra hours as required.
If you are passionate about student attainment and development and excellent behaviour management, this is the role for you! If you are experienced in managing students and working as part of a team, you do not want to miss this role at the most improved school in Swindon.
Under the direction of the Assistant Principal: Student Support & Development and working alongside the College Leaders, to meet the needs of identified pupils/groups of pupils contributing to more effective learning through improved behaviour, attendance and wellbein

Closing date: Sun 11 12 2022

Salary: £27,253 per annum

Vacancy type: / Support Staff

Location: Swindon

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Primary Teacher - KS1 - MAT Cover

Teacher

Job Description

Primary Teacher - KS1 - MAT Cover
Swindon Academy – Alton Close Primary Phase
Bordering on the beautiful Cotswolds
and within commuting distance of Bristol, Bath, Oxford and Reading
Are you looking for a new, exciting challenge?
Do you want to work at a school where you can make a real difference?
Salary: Highly competitive
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: up to 12 months, MAT Cover
Start date: January 2023
Swindon Academy are looking to an appoint exceptional teacher to join their Primary Phase.
Swindon Academy, which opened in September 2007 as the first 0-19 Academy in the UK, is focused on raising standards for children and young people to ensure that the school is the best it possibly can be for our community. We have two Primary Campuses – one on Beech Avenue (Pinehurst) and the other at Alton Close (Penhill).
We are looking to appoint a well-qualified and dynamic key stage 1 primary teacher. We welcome applications from ECTs, experienced teachers and those relocating to the area. The school also offers an excellent support network and induction programme for Newly Qualified Teachers who are committed to helping young people realise their potential.
We are looking for a Primary teacher who:
is passionate about primary education and is great practitioner with high expectations and good classroom management
is interested in the science of learning and is committed to continuous improvement
can demonstrate excellent organisational and inter-personal skills and the ability to contribute to a team
has clear vision, energy and commitment to all aspects of school life
has a desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our students
Why choose us
We can offer you a school where we are proud to teach a knowledge-rich curriculum. You will receive excellent CPD to develop your subject pedagogy and classroom management. You will

Closing date: Sun 04 12 2022

Salary: Highly Competitive

Vacancy type: All Primary Key Stages / Teaching staff

Location: Swindon