Vacancies

Please find below all current vacancies. If you have any further questions, please contact Sara Wilson, HR Manager at swilson@furnesseducationtrust.co.uk.

Furness Academy is looking for a positive, enthusiastic and inspiring teacher of English 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. We particularly welcome applications from NQTs.

For further information regarding this post or to apply, please download an application form from our website at www.furnessacademy.co.uk, email hrrecruitment@furnessacademy.co.uk or phone 01229 484277. Please note we only accept CVs with a fully completed application form.

Salary: M1

Contract: Full time, temporary maternity cover post (1st November 2021 to 1st July 2022)

Job Reference Code: FET40/1009

Closing Date for Applications: 29th September 2021

Shortlisting: 30th September/ 1st October 2021

Interviews: W/C 4th October 2021

Furness Education Trust is looking for a Finance Assistant to join our busy Central Finance Services team. The successful candidate will play a key role in supporting the day-to-day operations within the Trust.

For further information regarding this post or to apply, please download an application form from our website at www.furnessacademy.co.uk, email hrrecruitment@furnessacademy.co.uk or phone 01229 484277. Please note we only accept CVs with a fully completed application form.

Salary: NJC 4 – 6 £18,933 to £19,698

Contract: Full time (37 hours per week), full year. Mon – Thur 8am – 4pm, Fri 8am – 3.30pm

Job Reference Code: FET 39/0809

Closing Date for Applications: 12pm Friday 1st October 2021

Shortlisting: Monday 4th October 2021

Interviews: W/C 4th October 2021

Due to the retirement of the current post holder we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Design & Technology Technician to join our Design & Technology Team.

For further information regarding this post or to apply, please download an application form from our website at www.furnessacademy.co.uk, email hrrecruitment@furnessacademy.co.uk or phone 01229 484277. Please note we only accept CVs with a fully completed application form.

Salary: NJC 7 £20,092 – NJC 11 £21,748 pro-rata per annum

Contract:Part time (36 hours per week), term time plus 2 weeks
Mon – Fri 7:45 am –3:45 pm

Job Reference Code: FET 42/1609

Closing Date for Applications: Thursday 30th September 2021

Shortlisting: Friday 1st October 2021

Interviews: W/C 4th October 2021

Due to an increase in student numbers Furness Academy are looking for to recruit exam invigilators to join our existing friendly and committed team. The main external examination season runs through May and June, with other exams and assessments held periodically throughout the year from November to July. You must be punctual, have a flexible attitude to work, be able to demonstrate an attention to detail and possess good communication skills.

For further information regarding this post or to apply, please download an application form from our website at www.furnessacademy.co.uk, email hrrecruitment@furnessacademy.co.uk or phone 01229 484277. Please note we only accept CVs with a fully completed application form.

Salary: NJC2 £9.49 per hour

Job Reference Code: FET41/1409

Closing Date for Applications: 9am 27th September 2021

Shortlisting: Monday 27th September

Interviews: 30th September/1st October

The Furness Academy Open Evening takes place on Wednesday 15th September, from 6pm to 8pm.

 

To keep everyone safe, this year we are prioritising attendance of Year 6 students only, alongside their parents and carers. There will be a programme of activities for Year 5 students after Christmas.

Programme for the evening

 

To support the safety of all visitors and provide you with the best experience on the evening, we have developed the programme below.

Schools

Timetable for evening

Parkside Academy

Yarlside Academy

Victoria Academy

Any other schools not listed below

6pm: Welcome Address in the Main Hall

 

6.30pm until close: Guided tours and opportunity to explore the building.

Newbarns Primary

Dane Ghyll Primary

St Paul’s Juniors

St James’ Juniors

Roose Primary

From arrival: Guided tours and opportunity to explore the building.

 

6.45pm: Welcome Address in the Main Hall

 

7.15pm until close: Continuation of touring the school

Barrow Island Primary

Greengate Juniors

Cambridge Primary

Ormsgill Primary

St George’s Primary

From arrival: Guided tours and opportunity to explore the building.

 

7.30pm: Welcome Address in the Main Hall

 

 

 

There will be a bell at 7.55pm to signal 5 minute until close and the evening ends at  8.00pm

Welcome Address Timetable:

  • Headteacher, Mr Laheney
  • Head Boy, Billy Ashton and Head Girl, Aimee Robinson
  • Parent, Craig Rutherford

Prefects and members of staff will be delighted to help you at Open evening or to provide you with any information you may need, please just ask.