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.

Associate Staff Application .docx .pdf

Monitoring Section .docx .pdf

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

Midday Supervisor

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

Middday Supervisor Job Description & Person Specification

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.

Completed forms should be returned to Alistair Keates, 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 Alistair Keates on 0116 267 0803

Minibus driver

Hours 36.25 per week – term time only
Grade 4 pay point 6 to 8 – Actual salary £12,396 to £13,126 (Pay award pending)

Minibus Driver JD

We are seeking to appoint a minibus driver who is approachable and friendly and has a good driving history. The main role involves driving the college minibus, transferring students between our two sites (i.e. The Cedars Academy in Birstall and The Martins High School in Anstey).


This is a 36.25 hours per week, term time only post. The hours are Monday to Friday, between 8:15 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. During the down times the post holder will offer support to the Premises Team.


The post holder will need a clean driving license which includes category D1 and, be able to complete a WSCC minibus assessment test (provided by the employer).


If you feel you have the skills and experience to help us, we would love to hear from you.

Contract Details:

A one year fixed contract to start in August 2018.

36.25 hours per week (38 weeks per year)

Grade 4 pay point 6 to 8 – Actual salary £12,396 to £13,126 (Pay award pending)

If you would like to come and visit the Academy or have any queries please do not hesitate to contact

Closing date: 4th May 2018


Please complete and return the application and monitoring forms which are available from our website and return to

Please note CV’s WILL NOT be accepted.

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