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Please see details below of the current vacancies at Furness Academy. If you have any further questions, please contact hrrecruitment@furnessacademy.co.uk 

We are looking for a happy, enthusiastic and inspiring people to join our team.

We are:

  • A ‘state of the art’ medium sized 11-16 mixed comprehensive Academy with approximately 875 students, located near the centre of the historic shipbuilding town of Barrow in Furness and close to the southern boundary of the Lake District National Park;
  • An Academy with a Good Ofsted rating (September 2017) and excellent potential for the future
  • An Academy with a truly comprehensive intake, playing a key role in our local community and with a strong foundation of moral purpose;
  • An Academy that has at its heart a sense of ambition and determination to deliver excellent teaching, care and holistic school experience.

We will offer you:

  • A very welcoming Academy where the development of every person matters.
  • Hard-working, committed and aspirational staff and students.
  • A fully established CPD programme.
  • The whole-hearted support of Furness Academy’s Leadership Team.
  • The free use of our on-site gym, a cycle to work scheme, childcare voucher scheme and other employee discounts.

 

Please click on the links below to access the details of our current vacancies.


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Teacher of Science

Required for September 2019

Job Reference Code: FA07/0901

Salary range: M1 – M6 depending on experience

Full time, permanent post

We are looking for a positive, enthusiastic and inspiring teacher of science to join our team. The successful applicant will have excellent subject knowledge and a strong desire to engage students in learning. Within the department you will find committed teachers with a passion for their subject who communicate effectively to ensure the success of our students. If you share these skills and have a desire to make a real difference to young peoples’ lives then we would welcome your application. This position is open to NQTs.

Closing date: 12pm Tuesday 14th May

Shortlisting: Tuesday 14th May

Interviews: Tuesday 21st May

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Teacher of Technology

Required for September 2019

Job Reference Code: FA08/0901

Salary range: M1 – M6 depending on experience

Full time, fixed term (1 year) post

We are looking for a happy, enthusiastic and inspiring teacher of Design and Technology, with an ability to offer food/catering, excellent subject knowledge and a strong desire to engage students in learning. Exceptional communication skills, a passion for the subject and a commitment to the continued development of their own pedagogy is essential. We welcome applications from NQTs.

Closing date: 12pm Friday 10th May

Shortlisting: Friday 10th May

Interviews: Friday 17th May

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Lettings Manager

Job Reference Code: FA16/2603

Salary starting at £10.14 per hour

Fixed Term 1 year contract, Term time only (38 weeks)

25 hours per week, 5pm – 10pm Mon – Fri

Due to the expansion of our busy site team we are seeking to appoint a Lettings Manager. We are looking to recruit a flexible, enthusiastic person to deliver a high standard of support across a broad range of duties. The purpose of this role is to provide a high quality lettings service for the Academy taking responsibility for security and public safety when required. Previous experience is not essential as full training will be provided.

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