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  • Job start date

    27 August 2024

  • Closing date

    16 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 January 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

30,000 - 46,525

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Good Honours degree
  • Secondary PGCE, or equivalent
  • Proven record of success in teaching across the age and ability range at secondary level
  • Knowledge of curriculum developments
  • Ability to use a variety of teaching and learning strategies
  • Skills and knowledge to deal with student safety and behaviour
  • Ability to focus on standards and the belief that all students can succeed given the right opportunity and support

What the school offers its staff

  • Cycle Scheme
  • Pension
  • Medical Services, access to an Employee Assistance Programme

Further details about the role

Limehurst Academy is an exciting place to work and learn. Our school motto is Achievement in a Caring Environment. You will see when you visit the school and talk to the students, teachers, support staff and governors that we are passionate about what we do: getting the best out of every child whatever their abilities, interests or ambitions. We have high aspirations for everyone who is part of our community whether student or member of staff. With this caring ethos we are looking for skilled staff to join us who have a clear passion for helping young people achieve the absolute best they can. Also, since 1st January 2021, we are a proud member of the East Midlands Education Trust.

At Limehurst, we aim to deliver the highest quality teaching, which encourages greater student responsibility and independence in their learning. We aim to understand quickly the changing needs of each individual in our care and prepare them for the next stage of their education. We challenge and support them to succeed beyond what they believe they are capable of in an environment where students feel safe and relationships are good. We provide them with exciting learning opportunities both in the classroom and beyond that will engage and motivate them so that they will want to come to school. We join with them in celebrating their successes.

For further information, please refer to the job description.

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

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About Limehurst Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
637 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Limehurst Academy is an over-subscribed and successful 11-16 school in the heart of Loughborough,and is a wonderful place to work. We are very proud to serve a multicultural community, and the school routinely celebrates its diversity. Visitors to Limehurst regularly comment on both the stimulating learning environment and the welcoming atmosphere offered by staff and students. We are a happy school, and we actively promote positive choices and having a can-do attitude.

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