To work at Edgar Wood Academy you must aspire to be an outstanding colleague and be willing to share and learn.  Above all else, all staff must like all young people and aspire to make them outstanding citizens who have real self-belief and feel good about themselves.  Edgar Wood Academy is no place for cynics and we wish to appoint positive people who want to make a difference.  Clearly, working here will be demanding.  However, we assure you that as a colleague you will be of great value and importance and in return, it is our intention to provide staff with excellent support, a professional development programme to support you with your future career aspirations and the resources to carry out a first class job. 

The school has recently moved into a modern, state-of-the-art building, with stunning views of the local countryside, but within easy access of several motorway links.  We can offer the opportunity to shape and develop a curriculum which will capture students’ interests, provoke serious thinking and develop their intellectual curiosity. The curriculum will be culturally relevant to our students and will serve to develop social attitudes and behaviours, celebrate British values and ensure that students have an inclusive approach to their local and global communities. Edgar Wood Academy have an extensive enrichment programme which will ensure that all pupils are engaged in a curriculum suffused with memorable experiences and rich opportunities for learning. 

Edgar Wood Academy is part of the Altus Education Partnership and as such our staff benefit from a wide range of support and development within a collaborative community.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

In accordance with the recommendations set out in KCSIE the Trust carries out online searches on shortlisted candidates.

To view any current staff vacancies at Edgar Wood Academy and across the Trust, please click here to visit the Altus Education Partnership website