Current Vacancies

ADMIN ASSISTANT (p/t)

Closing date: Monday 27th March 2017

Required immediately

Grade 3 (£16,123-£17,419 pro rata)

Permanent, 22 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

We are looking to appoint an exceptional person to join our small admin team at Holbrook Academy, to work 8.30am to 4.30pm, Monday – Wednesday. You will be assisting with the completion of our student attendance records, providing support for the administration team and reception duties within the main office.

Excellent attention to detail is essential as is the ability to communicate effectively with young people, parents and members of the public. Knowledge and experience of working within a school environment, attendance procedures, SIMS and the provision of data reports will be very advantageous.

If you are a committed, enthusiastic person with excellent computer, communication and teamwork skills and have a background of working in a busy environment, we would be delighted to hear from you. As the administration team is small, you will need to be able to undertake a wide range of duties, use initiative and work effectively under pressure.

For further details and an application form, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org .

Visits to the Academy are welcome.

HEAD OF SCIENCE

Closing date: Wednesday 29th March 2017

TLR 2 (£6,450)

Required for September 2017, a full-time Head of Science to lead our strong Science team.

Candidates with any of the three Science specialisms should apply and those with a Biology qualification will have an advantage.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, mixed comprehensive school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our aim is that ‘everybody can be somebody’.  At our last Ofsted inspection we were judged ‘Good’ across all aspects and in this year’s National School Performance Tables we were judged the sixth best state school in Suffolk.

For further details and an application form, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

Visits to the Academy are welcome.

 

TEACHER OF SCIENCE (Biology) P/T

Closing date: Friday 24th March 2017

Required for September 2017, a part-time (approx.3 days per week) teacher of Science (Biology) (MPR) to join our strong Science team.

Candidates with a general Science background should apply and those with a specific Biology qualification will have an advantage.

The position would suit an experienced candidate or a newly qualified teacher.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, mixed comprehensive school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our aim is that ‘everybody can be somebody’.  At our last Ofsted inspection we were judged ‘Good’ across all aspects and in this year’s National School Performance Tables we were judged the sixth best state school in Suffolk.

For further details and an application form, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

Visits to the Academy are welcome.

 

TEACHER OF LANGUAGES

Closing date: Friday 24th March 2017

From September 2017

MPR

Required for September 2017, a dynamic and creative full-time teacher of French and German to join our outstanding Languages department. This is one of two new appointments being made in the Languages department for next year, the other being part-time.

The position would suit an experienced candidate or a newly qualified teacher and will be attractive to those considering stepping up to the role of Head of Department in due course.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, mixed comprehensive school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our aim is that ‘everybody can be somebody’.  At our last Ofsted inspection we were judged ‘Good’ across all aspects and in this year’s National School Performance Tables we were judged the sixth best state school in Suffolk.

For further details, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

Visits to the Academy are welcome.

Application Form     MPS job description    Person Specification

COVER SUPERVISOR

Closing date: Friday 24th March 2017

Required from September 2017

Pay Range £17,372 – £20,849 pro rata 

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

We are looking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic Cover Supervisor whose principal duty will be to support teaching staff by providing classroom cover, implementing set work, monitoring students and reporting on progress during short-term teacher absence.  The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to the Academy’s weekly enrichment programme through supporting other colleagues or offering a new activity. This will be a fixed term appointment in the first instance.

Other duties may include admin/technical support to subject departments, examination supervision and accompanying school trips.  Training will be provided.

We are looking for an excellent communicator who might have experience of working with young people in a learning environment or is keen to pursue a career in teaching in the future. You should have GCSE passes in Maths and English and candidates with A Levels or equivalent and graduates in any subject discipline will have an advantage.

The post will be of particular interest to recent graduates who may be thinking of following a career in teaching and who would like to gain valuable experience in the classroom before studying for a formal teaching qualification.

For further details, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org

Visits to the Academy are welcome and Dr Simon Letman, the Headteacher, would be happy to discuss the role informally with interested parties.

Application Form      Job Description Cover Supervisor

TEACHER OF LANGUAGES (P/T)

Closing date: Friday 17th March 2017

Required for September 2017, a dynamic and creative part-time (2/3 days per week) mainscale teacher of French and German to join our outstanding Languages department.

The position would suit an experienced candidate or a newly qualified teacher.

Holbrook Academy is a popular, mixed comprehensive school to the south of Ipswich easily accessible from the A12 and A14. We pride ourselves on our positive and supportive ethos and our aim is that ‘everybody can be somebody’.  At our last Ofsted inspection we were judged ‘Good’ across all aspects and in this year’s National School Performance Tables we were judged the sixth best state school in Suffolk.

For further details, please contact Sarah Beazley, Headteacher’s PA, on 01473 328317 or sarah.beazley@holbrookacademy.org.

Visits to the Academy are welcome.

Application Form     MPS job description     Person Specification

Exam Invigilators

Closing date: Friday 29th January 2016

We are in the process of recruiting people to act as invigilators, scribes and readers for our students during their external exams, mock exams and controlled assessments.

Hours will be offered on an ad hoc basis, primarily in May and June.

This work can be very rewarding: the successful applicants will make a genuine contribution to the success of both the school and individual students.

If you are a confident and calm individual, who can work well under pressure, and would be interested in joining our friendly team, please contact Stella Percival, Exams Officer, on 01473 328317 or stella.percival@holbrookacademy.org for further details and an application form.

The rate of pay is £7.87 per hour.