Associate Staff Vacancies

The Cedars Academy is an 11 to 18 academy in Birstall that is committed to exacting high standards, raising attainment and demanding creative excellence from its staff and pupils. At the Cedars Academy we are driven to ensure pupil success is at the core of all our work. We provide a vibrant and engaging curriculum which promotes the love of learning, and prepares young people for the next steps in their lives.

We believe that through careful planning and delivering the very best teaching at every stage of their educational journey that pupils at The Cedars Academy will make outstanding progress. We will rigorously check all pupils are making progress in their learning and intervene decisively to remove any barriers to pupil achievement.

We know that by working hard and aspiring to excellence in all we do, pupils at The Cedars Academy will achieve the best possible outcomes and success. We are ambitious and aspirational for our staff and pupils; we believe passionately that every pupil will succeed and are committed to equality of opportunity.

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The Cedars Academy in Birstall, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust are looking to appoint the following staff:

‘Outdoor Learning in Horticulture’ Tutor required at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, Leicester

Are you looking for a job where every day is different and challenging, where you can make a real difference to pupils’ education and, change the lives of young people? We are looking for a self-motivated, enthusiastic, effective and personable Tutor to lead our alternative programs at The Cedars Academy.

If you would like to come and look around the Academy, or require further information regarding the post, please contact Di Cresswell on 0116 267 0802.

Grade 10 pay points 28 – 31 (£26,848 to £30,157 fte)
(Actual salary £21,919 to £25,070 pa – based on 32.5 hours per week x 42 weeks per year – term time plus four holiday weeks working)

Outdoor Learning in Horticulture Tutor Job Description & Person Specification

Closing date: Noon Monday 5th June 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We welcome applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Further details and the application form are available on our website Please complete and return the application form, with a letter of application to: Mr Alistair Keates, Business Manager, The Cedars Academy, Wanlip Lane, Birstall, Leicester, LE4 4GH or email to Please note CV’s WILL NOT be accepted.

Midday Supervisor

Hours 1 per day – term time only
Grade 4 £13,903 – £14,914 (£7.20 – £7.52 per hour)

A midday supervisor is required as soon as possible to assist in ensuring the effective management and support of pupils during the lunchtime periods. You will provide effective supervision of pupils during the lunchtime period and during the periods before and after and ensure that the dining areas are kept tidy and are not a safety hazard. You will also be required to supervise all areas, both inside and outside the Academy building and ensure that pupils return to classes on a timely basis at the end of the lunchtime period.

Middday Supervisor Job Description & Person Specification

Completed forms should be returned to Jane Hill, The Cedars Academy Wanlip Lane Birstall Leicester LE4 4GH or via email to Applications should be returned as soon as possible.

If you require any further information please contact Jane Hill on 0116 267 0803

These posts are designated as regulated activities and require enhanced criminal records check for a regulated activity (including a barred list check)