Current vacancies

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Why work at TA?

Science Teacher (Maternity Cover) Full Time – 1 Term only from January 2022
Salary Range: MPS/UPS depending on experience
Closing Date: 29/11/2021

Torquay Academy’s results have improved dramatically over the past few years thanks to our brilliant teachers. We know that the results can improve further and we are looking for people who are committed, passionate and highly motivated to join our team for 1 term of maternity cover.

We know that a world class school can only be built by having the very best teachers. We invest in all of our staff and you will be working with colleagues who share a passion for teaching. If you join us you will be signing up to the belief that “everyone succeeds” and that “every student who joins Torquay Academy is capable of going on to university”. It is important you share our goals and values

We believe in strong discipline and support teachers with a strong pastoral team and centralised behaviour systems. We work hard to reduce unnecessary workload so that our teachers can focus on teaching great lessons. We invest in the professional development of all of our staff through 1-to-1 coaching, leadership development and high quality CPD.

We have a position for a Science Teacher (Maternity Cover) to join us for the Spring Term starting in January 2022.

To find out more about working with us and to apply please visit

Informal visits are welcome and encouraged, please email


Cleaner  Part Time / Permanent
Scale Point 1 £9.25 per hour(£17,842.00 full time equivalent) Hours per week: 20Weeks per annum: 42
Closing Date: 03/12/2021

Required a reliable and conscientious Cleaner to clean in and around the Academy building (areas to be advised).   Working hours will be Monday to Friday 3.15pm – 7.15pm.

You will work as part of a team providing cleaning services to the Academy in accordance with the specification or as directed by the Premises Manager.

The successful candidate will be expected to be sympathetic towards the students and the ethos of the Academy.

For further details please contact Mr Kevin Jones on 01803 329351.

To apply for this job, please complete a support staff application form.



Person Specification

An exceptional individual who believes in the power of education to change a child’s life.

Torquay Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

We welcome visits to the school, please contact the Principal’s PAs, Steph Gilbert or Amy Thompson, to arrange a visit at or 01803 329351.


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