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Bridgwater College Academy

Bridgwater College Academy, Parkway, Bridgwater, Somerset TA6 4QY

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Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
September 2018
Apply by:
26 January 2018

Job overview

Bridgwater College Academy, Parkway, Bridgwater, Somerset TA6 4QY

Tel: 01278 727327

Bridgwater College Academy is an independent but wholly Government funded school for 3 to 16 year olds in Bridgwater.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Academy, where putting students first is part of our fundamental culture. We strongly believe that positive outcomes for our students come from the professionalism, commitment and passion for excellence displayed by our staff. 

We are looking for an outstanding teacher with the ability to teach English to GCSE level.

You will need to be either an outstanding classroom practitioner already, or an NQT that can demonstrate the potential to become outstanding quickly, with a commitment to continuous professional development. 

You will also need to have good behaviour management skills and the ability to inspire and motivate students in order to raise standards and maximise their potential.

Do please come to visit us and see what an exciting opportunity our Academy can offer to a teacher looking to be the best they can be and make a significant contribution to narrowing the gap in achievement and attainment for our students.

Full details and an application pack can be found in the Vacancies section on:

Closing Date for applications: Midday, Friday 26th January 2018

Bridgwater College Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment.  Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

About Bridgwater College Academy

About Bridgwater College Academy

Bridgwater College Academy is the only all-through mainstream Academy in Somerset and opened in 2012.  Student numbers are divided equally between Primary and Secondary phases; we also have a nursery provision too. The Academy was the first sponsored Academy within the Bridgwater and Taunton College Trust, which now hosts seven Academies and is itself set to continue to expand in the future.

Headteacher: Zoe Stucki

Values and Vision

At BCA we demonstrate high expectations through the promotion of reading, respect, resilience and responsibility.

All BCA students will:

  •  be able to read fluently at a level that reflects their chronological age or higher.
  •  always demonstrate respect and strive to build positive relationships with others.
  •  be resilient when facing challenges and take responsibility for themselves and their community.


“Pupils feel happy and safe in school. Relationships between teachers and pupils are warm and positive. Pupils know that they are cared for well. They say that teachers will go the extra mile for them.”

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Applications closed