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Why work at TA?

Due to the school’s continued popularity and expansion we have the following positions available:


Teacher of Science

Salary Range: MPS/UPS depending upon experience
Closing Date: 25th March 2019 Interview Date (optional):  TBA
Torquay Academy’s results have improved dramatically over the past few years thanks to our brilliant teachers.  This has resulted in us being an oversubscribed school.  We know that the results can improve further and we are looking for people who are committedpassionate and highly motivated to join our team.    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.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 have a position for a Science Teacher to join us from September 2019.

Job Description – Science Teacher March 2019






Salary Range: Grade A – Scale Point 6
Closing Date:   25th March 2019 Interview Date (optional):  TBA
Required as soon as possible reliable and conscientious Cleaners required for immediate start.  Working hours will be 15-20 hours per week, 42 weeks per annum, term time only plus 3 weeks deep cleaning during the holidays. Monday to Friday  3.15pm  – 6.15 pm /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 is expected to be sympathetic towards the students and the ethos of the Academy.  For further details please contact Lindsay Hemming on 01803 329351

Cleaner Job Description





School Staff Instructor, Combined Cadet Force

Salary Range: LG Scale F – G  dependent on experience
Closing Date: 25th  March 2019 Interview Date :  TBC


Torquay Academy has set up a new CCF with an RAF wing. We are looking for School Staff Instructor (SSI)  to play a key role in the unit. If you are Ex RAF or Ex forces and are interested in developing young people into outstanding cadets this could be the job for you.  The role is for 2 days a week plus some weekend work. There is the possibility of other duties during the rest of the week during term time. The job will require good admin skills, sound understanding of the requirements around working with students and a flexible approach.  If you are interested in making this venture a real success for the cadets,  please see the job description for full information and complete the non teaching application form.

CCF School Staff Instructor Jan 2019



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 PA’s, Stella Morgan or Amy Thompson, to arrange a visit at or 01803 329351.


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