Work With Us

At our Academy we believe that all students should have the opportunity to learn, work and achieve within a safe, caring and engaging environment. We aspire to offer students the best possible opportunities available and celebrate every success no matter how big or small.

Key Facts

We're part of an Academy Trust with 36 primary & secondary schools

We're a strong team with 122 teaching & support staff on site

In all year groups we currently have 719 students (April 2018)

91% of our students stay in education / enter full time employment after Y11


Current Vacancies

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational KS2 specialist who is able to access the KS2 curriculum for a small number of Year 7 and Year 8 in order to raise their attainment rapidly in line with national averages. Ideally, you will have had some experience of working with secondary aged students.

You will be a calm, confident professional adept at inspiring students to achieve their very best through the application of your understanding of students’ barriers to success and proven your ability to deliver effective learning and teaching.

Ormiston Maritime Academy is a vibrant, forward thinking academy providing a comprehensive and inclusive education to students from age 11 – 16. We are an improving school and exam results are predicted to rise further this year. We pride ourselves on being a values driven school and our ASPIRE (Achievement, Support, Perseverance, Independence, Respect and Enthusiasm) values are at the heart of Academy life.

Our Commitment

1. We are committed to do whatever it takes to provide a vibrant education for all our students.

2. We will provide a structured environment which is founded upon high expectations and no excuses.

3. Through great teaching and learning our students will gain the skills and qualifications they need to lead happy and successful lives and to make a positive contribute to society.

Our Beliefs

1. We believe in human potential.

2. We believe in effort rather than ability.

3. We believe that a child’s starting point does not determine their outcome.

Our Vision

We are a School: Our students come first. We deliver a world class education that enables all of our students to achieve or succeed their targets in a safe, stimulating and aspirational environment.

We are a Family: Every member of the Academy family plays a significant part in its success. Together we aspire to excellence. We succeed and celebrate together.

We are a Community: We all share a love for, and a commitment to, the community we serve. Respectful relationships are the key to our success. We promote fairness, trust and community spirit in all that we do.

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Wednesday 23rd May 2018. Interviews are planned for Friday 25th May 2018.

For more information and to request an application form, please contact our recruitment partner, Jessica Galvin at Hays Education on 0114 2171556, email

Visits to the academy are welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Jessica Galvin.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and barring Service form in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997.