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We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and are always looking for people to join us who share that passion and excitement for the work they do. To be able to provide outstanding education and support for our academies and students within them, we need to work with the very best people.
If you aspire to be a part of a multi-academy Trust, search our current vacancies and apply.

All applications must be submitted using the appropriate Shireland Collegiate Academy Trust application form, please note we do not accept CVs:

Please read our employment policies:


Key Stage 1 Teacher (2 posts)

Location: Smethwick

Closing date: 8.30am Monday 8 February 2021

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Head of Languages

Location: Dudley

Closing date: 9:00am Thursday 11 February 2021 

Kickstart Scheme vacancies:

The Kickstart Scheme is a 6-month paid job with the Trust and its schools funded by the Government.

Jobs from the Kickstart Scheme are open to 16-24 year olds, who are claiming Universal Credit, and are at risk of long term unemployment. If you have a work coach they will talk to you about the Kickstart Scheme and whether it’s right for you.

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How will the Trust support young people to become more employable?

As well as gaining work experience all Kickstart employees will receive support and training to develop their employability skills, this will include:

  • Induction – introduction to the organisation, expectations, timekeeping and attendance, Code of Conduct and Child Protection
  • Skills Audit to identify which skills need improvement
  • Access to online careers site – preparing for employment, careers advice:
  • Skills development
  • Knowing pathways and opportunities
  • Standing out from the crowd
  • Planning the future
  • Live training on writing a CV/completing an application form and interview practice
  • Online short courses specific to the role to build a record of achievement
  • 1 hour per week dedicated to online training or individual mentoring
  • Half a day per month group sessions on employability skills


Kickstart placement vacancies:

Closing date for all current kickstart vacancies is Friday 22 January 2021.

Academic Coach

Locations: Smethwick and Dudley

Admin Assistant

Location: Smethwick

Behaviour/Mentoring Assistant

Location: Smethwick

Catering Assistant

Locations: Wednesbury, Smethwick and West Bromwich

Childcare Support

Location: Smethwick

Learning Support

Locations: Smethwick and West Bromwich

Site Assistant

Locations: Wednesbury, Smethwick and West Bromwich