Our School is vibrant, purposeful and inclusive.  We demand commitment and have high expectations of both students and staff. As a team, we are committed to delivering high quality teaching and learning in a supportive and caring environment.

As a smaller than average school, students here benefit from being known as individuals.  They are supported in an environment which is positive, caring and inclusive; where success is celebrated publicly.

Kirkby College Academy is a community school, as such, it is important to us that students, parents and staff are highly valued.  The latest Ofsted monitoring visit (March 2021) stated that “leaders and managers are taking effective action”.

The Governors of Kirkby College would like to appoint to the following roles;

Attendance Co-ordinator

37 hours per week, Term Time Only

NJE Grade 3 – Actual £16464 – £17129  

Required as soon as possible, a confident and motivated individual to join our Attendance team.  Based within the Student Services office you will work alongside the Attendance Officer, providing comprehensive support for whole-school Attendance.  You will also contribute to providing efficient student support for our students and engage in other whole school administrative duties as required. Due to the nature of the role, it will also be expected that the successful applicant will form part of the school’s safeguarding team.

You must have experience of working within a school setting, preferably in this field of work, be a team player, show initiative and be able to work independently.  Excellent communication skills with an ability to communication with a variety of audiences and good keyboard skills are also required.

Knowledge of SIMS software is desirable but training will be given as required.

Advert Attendance Co Ordinator

Attendance Co Ordinator Job Description

Attendance Co Ordinator Person Specification

Application Form KC Support Staff


ICT Technician

37 hours, term time only

Grade 4 £17470 – £19676

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and well-qualified ICT Technician to maintain and develop ICT within Kirkby College.

The successful applicant will:

  • Lead and provide co-ordinated first-line support for all users of the academy’s IT systems and resolve technical problems across the academy
  • Responsible for all aspects of the academy’s curriculum and administrative network
  • Maintain the PC suites and laptops in use to support and enhance teaching and learning
  • Support and advise the SLT with developments in hardware, software and use of IT within the academy
  • Support staff training in the use of ICT
  • Support engagement of students with ICT

This position requires someone who is a team player but can also show a high degree of initiative.

Advert ICT Technician

Job Description ICT Technician

Person Specification IT Technician

Application Form KC Support Staff

Teacher of English – maternity cover

Mainscale/UPS

Required for January 2022

We are seeking to appoint  an enthusiastic and supportive team member in a successful English faculty.  In Key Stage 4, students currently study AQA GCSE in English Language and English Literature; knowledge of these specifications would be advantageous.

We require applications from candidates who are keen to contribute to improving the life chances of all our students.  You will be:

  • A highly effective classroom teacher
  • Required to have an excellent subject knowledge of English
  • Committed to raising student achievement
  • A proactive team player
  • Efficient, highly motivated and organised

For the right candidate, the school will offer:

  • Opportunities to develop your professional practice.
  • A supportive yet challenging environment, aspiring for excellence.

Advert English Teacher Maternity Cover Jan 2021

Job Description – Teacher

Person Specification Teacher Of English

Application Form KC TEACHING