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Trent Campus, St Mary’s Drive

Burton upon Trent

Staffordshire  DE13 0LL

Tel: 01283 239936

Principal: Mr N A Holmes B.A (Hons), NPQH

11-18 Co-educational: 2,013 on Roll: 346 in the Sixth Form


‘Senior Leaders relentless focus on raising achievement has resulted in the outstanding teaching and outcomes now evident across the school’, 

 ‘Impact is evident in the outstanding progress that pupils make in the school’,

‘Lessons are characterised by strong relationships between teachers and pupils’ – Ofsted 2017



Grade 4 ~ Actual salary £14254 - £15057 per annum




The de Ferrers Academy has gained a reputation for high levels of academic achievement, demonstrated by another extremely successful year for our students at GCSE and A-level.  We have a positive ethos and excellent staff/student relationships, together with a commitment to the personal and professional development of our staff.    In recent years, the Academy has developed a national reputation for innovation and success in Learning technologies and ICT.   The Academy is an Apple Regional Training Centre, with 1:1 use of iPads for all Key Stage 4 and 5 students.  


The role requires the successful applicant to work under the direction and instruction of senior staff to provide specific technical and care-taking support to the physical education department in managing the day to day use of physical education facilities, with particular focus on the Sports Hall facility.


All prospective candidates are very welcome to visit the Academy, to tour and meet with members of the faculty, and meet with our students.  We are situated on the rural outskirts of Burton upon Trent, within easy access of Birmingham, Nottingham and Derby.  As the academy of choice for our local area, you will feel part of a supported community and, most importantly, a warm and friendly environment in which to educate our young people.  We offer an employee reward package which includes car leasing discounts and our own independent travel consultant.        This role offers an exceptional opportunity to the successful candidate.   To apply for this role, please complete a support staff application form.  This can be accessed via the Academy’s website, or alternatively please contact Samantha Lawless on 01283 239936.   Please note completed applications should be received by 9:00 am on the closing date.


Closing date: Thursday 27th April 2017

Interview date: Thursday 4th May 2017



This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.