Work at PACA

Work at PACA

On this page you can find all information about jobs vacancies and careers at Portsalde Aldridge Community Academy, including teaching vacancies, administration and support staff jobs, and the careers opportunities PACA offers.

See Us In Action

We would like to offer potential candidates the chance to come and see the academy in action and to spend time with staff and students, to experience PACA at its best, prior to making an application. If you are making an application and would like to visit us first please use the contact details below.

Fill Out An Application

If you are making an application and need a form in a Word document please use the links below to download:

PACA Teaching Staff Application FormPACA Support Staff Application Form

Alternatively, if you don’t have Microsoft Word, please download the forms below in PDF format

PACA Teaching Staff Application FormPACA Support Staff Application Form

Teaching Staff

Teacher of Science

Role: Science Teacher

Salary: MPS (NQTs welcome to apply)

Required: September 2019

 

PACA is expanding. Next year we will see an additional 160 students in our school and we are seeking new staff to join our team to provide the same high quality learning experience that have brought PACA its rising popularity.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher of science to teach across the school to GCSE level.  We are looking for candidates with a passion for their chosen subject.  Applications from NQTs are welcome.

Portslade Aldridge Community Academy is an 11-18 state funded Academy.  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.

Please complete an application form, which you can download from our website, http://www.paca.uk.com/work-at-paca and send with a supporting letter outlining how your previous experience would enable you to fulfil this role and send to Sheila Cahill, Executive Assistant at s.cahill@paca.uk.com

The Principal reserves the right to interview an outstanding candidate prior to the closing date without notice.

Closing date: 5th June 2019

Interviews:  10th June 2019

 

SUPPORT STAFF

Clerk to Governors

Required: Immediately

Role: Clerk to Governors

Salary: £17.04 per hour (approx. £3,000 per annum)

Deadline for applications: 21 May 2019

Portslade Aldridge Community Academy and our sister academy Brighton Aldridge Community Academy are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Clerk to the Governors to provide advice to the Governing Body on governance, constitutional and procedural matters.  

There will be a total of twelve meetings per academic year – six at PACA and six at BACA.  

The successful candidate will be responsible for:- 

      • Preparation, typing and distribution of agendas and associated paperwork
      • Accurate taking of and typing of minutes at Governor meetings as well as any working parties
      • Maintaining accurate records of the Governing Body and its membership
      • Attending half termly clerk briefings
      • Advising the Governing Body on procedural issues, legal responsibilities and constitutional matters
      • Policy preparation, maintenance, and distribution to staff and Governors

Knowledge of how schools and governing bodies operate would be an advantage along with previous experience of similar work.

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.

If you are interested in this role, please submit a CV with a covering letter for the attention of Sheila Cahill, Executive Assistant to the Principal via email s.cahill@paca.uk.com

 Science Technician

Role:  Science Technician

Required: 1 September 2019

37 hours per week term time only.  

Salary:  SCP 7 £19,554 per annum fte, pro-rata £16,786

 

PACA is a forward thinking, innovative and dynamic new academy sponsored by the Aldridge Foundation.  The Academy has developed exciting partnerships with The University of Sussex and The Royal Institution.

Reporting to the Head of Science, this role requires a responsible and meticulous individual to prepare science materials and equipment for students.

At a basic level this role includes collecting apparatus and chemicals from storage, preparing necessary solutions and disposing of waste materials safely. Working on a wider scale with the STEM Manager and the Science Department you will also be required to observe COSHH and Health and Safety guidelines in all aspects of your day to day tasks.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dedicated and dynamic programme of learning aimed at developing skills and practices that will enable the Scientists, Engineers and Mathematicians of tomorrow.

If you are interested in this post, please complete the application form and submit, with a covering letter for the attention of Sheila Cahill, EA to the Principal via email s.cahill@paca.uk.com

Deadline for applications: 3rd June 2019

 

 

Trust Vacancies

Aldridge Education National & Regional Roles

Leads in English, mathematics and science - Aldridge Education

Associate Principal - Aldridge Education

Our multi-academy trust, Aldridge Education, is currently seeking a nationally based Associate Principal; Lead Teachers of English and of maths to work across its schools in Brighton and London,;and a science lead to work nationally. More details can be found on the Trust's website vacancies page.