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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.

Current Vacancies

Teacher of Engineering & Resistant Materials (Product Design)

Start date: Easter 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter

Salary: MPS/ UPS – NQTs welcome to apply

We are seeking to appoint an inspiring, energetic and motivated teacher who is able to deliver the design and technology curriculum across KS3 and KS4. The academy has developed the vocational curriculum with a view to the future career opportunities for our students in these fast paced times. You will either have a good track record of excellent practical and classroom practice and sustained added value outcomes for students or we would welcome applications from an NQT with the potential.

This is an opportunity for flexible and adaptable candidates of have impact on the direction of the qualifications that the academy offers and be part of on-going development of our relevant curriculum provision.

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

  • We are committed to do whatever it takes to provide a vibrant education for all our students.
  • We will provide a structured environment, which is founded upon high expectations and no excuses.
  • 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

  • We believe in human potential.
  • We believe in effort rather than ability.
  • 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.

Please see the job description, personal specification and application form below.  Visits to the academy are welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the Principal’s PA, Mrs H McMullan on 01472 310015.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 pm on Monday, 3rd February 2020.

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