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Brighton Aldridge Community Academy is an 11-18 state funded entrepreneurial Academy with the specialism of Sport and entrepreneurship. We pride ourselves on ensuring students are equipped with the academic, social and emotional skills which will ensure they continue to thrive once they have left our school. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
You can find out more about the Academy in our Background Information.
Brighton is a vibrant and young city with a cosmopolitan feel and way of life which attracts people to live and work from all round the world. This is enhanced by the addition of two universities and a wealth of cultural treasures. An exciting seaside city with an excellent quality of life with its coffee bars, restaurants, pubs, night clubs and theatres. Wander through “The Laines” enjoying the boutique shopping, and street entertainers.
You can enjoy a walk along the promenade, a stroll out to sea on Brighton Pier or ride on the Volk Electric Railway, England's oldest, along Madeira Drive to Brighton Marina, admiring the fine Regency terraces as you go.
Brighton has excellent rail and road links to London (52 mins by train) and with the port of Newhaven just 10 miles away you have easy access to France and Europe.
Brighton Aldridge Community Academy offers you the following:
- State of the art facilities
- Established and successful mentoring programme for all new staff.
- The opportunity to complete a Master’s in Education
- A small school where every child can and is known
- The opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of the young people you teach
- Young and vibrant staff from all around the UK and the world
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We currently have vacancies in:
Teacher of Science
For full details see:
Closing date: 9am, Tuesday 7 November 2017
B Grade Learning Support Assistant (x3)
Hours: 32.5 hours per week, 5 days, term time only
Brighton Aldridge Community Academy requires three enthusiastic, energetic and competent Learning Support Assistants.
The role will include working under the direction of a class teacher and supporting the learning of students. Ideally the candidates will have:
- Knowlege of supporting/understanding students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)
- An ability to demonstrate excellent literacy and numeracy skills
- The ability to relate well to students and young people
- Good communication skills and be adaptable, flexible and keen to support progress in learning
- The ability to work within a team and independently
Find out more:
Closing date: 9am, Friday 27 October 2017
Marketing Manager – South East Schools
Hours: 37 hours per week (full time) whole year
Salary: Pay Scale SO1/2(point 29-34) £25,951 to £30,153 per annum
Aldridge Education Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) is looking to appoint a Marketing Manager to lead the implementation of our academies’ student recruitment and communications plans in the south east, focussing on our cluster of schools in Brighton and Sussex. This is a varied marketing role, which will give you the opportunity to use your skills across different areas of the marketing mix; to demonstrate your ability to successfully manage a wide range of activities across competing deadlines; and to advise and support colleagues at different levels of our Trust.
Aldridge Education MAT and our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be completed on a successful appointment.
Find out more - download the job description.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 3 November 2017
Education Welfare Assistant
Salary: Scale SO1/2, point 29 - 34 (£25,951 to £30,153) FTE per annum pro rata
Contract: Permanent, 37 hours per week, term time only
Are you experienced in working with young people and families, could you confidently communicate with them?
Do you have strong administrative skills? All of these attributes are required to fulfill the role of Education Welfare
Find out more:
Please complete the application form and submit, with a covering letter for the attention of Louise Baxter,
Executive Assistant to the Principal via email email@example.com.
Closing date: Friday 3 November 2017. Please note, we may appoint prior to the closing date, please apply early.
Interviews: Week commencing 6 November 2017