Current vacancies

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Please send the completed application form to admin@tqacademy.co.uk

Why work at TA?

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

Teacher of French & Spanish

Salary: MPS/UPS depending on experience
Closing Date: 18.05.21 Interview Date:  TBA

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.

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 know that a world class school can only be built by having the very best teachers 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 are looking for an exceptional teacher and subject specialist to join our fantastic Modern Foreign Languages department at Torquay Academy in September 2021. As the role is vital to our improvement, we will only appoint a candidate whom we believe can make a substantial contribution to raising attainment and developing the quality of the curriculum currently taught in the Academy.

A leadership role within the department will be considered where appropriate.

If you are an outstanding teacher, and an enthusiastic subject specialist then we would love to hear from you.

We teach both Spanish and French. Applications are welcome from teachers who teach either both languages or one of them.

Informal visits are welcome and encouraged, please email admin@tqacademy.co.uk

 

Groundsperson

Salary Range: Scale point 5-6 £19,312 – £19,698 per annum (£10.01 – £10.21ph)
Closing Date: 17.05.21 Interview Date:  TBA

An experienced and flexible Groundsperson required as soon as possible to join our team of premises staff to maintain and improve the grounds and external areas of the Academy. This is a varied role, but some of the duties will include:
• Cutting grass
• Line marking
• Weeding/Weed spraying
• Cutting back trees
• Litter picking etc.

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

For further information, please contact Kevin Jones, Premises Manager on 01803 329351.

Groundsperson Job Description

Informal visits are welcome and encouraged, please email admin@tqacademy.co.uk

 

Cleaner

Salary Range: Scale Point 1 £9.25 per hour (£17,842.00 full time equivalent)
Closing Date: 24.05.2021 Interview Date:  TBA

 

Required as soon as possible 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

 

Cleaner (Fixed Term)

Salary Range: Scale Point 1 £9.25 per hour (£17,842.00 full time equivalent)
Closing Date: Interview Date:  TBA

 

Required from 19th April 2021 until 31st August 2021 a reliable and conscientious Cleaner to clean in and around the Academy building (areas to be advised). Working hours will be Monday to Friday 1.00pm – 6.00pm.

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

 

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 admin@TQacademy.co.uk or 01803 329351.

 

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