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Furness Academy


Please see details below of the current vacancies at Furness Education Trust.

If you have any further questions, please contact Angie Whittle, Business Manager at

We are:

We are a multi-academy trust comprised of one secondary school and three primary schools, located near the centre of the historic shipbuilding town of Barrow in Furness and close to the southern boundary of the Lake District National Park;

A trust in which all schools are rated Ofsted Good or higher

An Trust with a truly comprehensive intake, playing a key role in our local community and with a strong foundation of moral purpose;

A Trust that has at its heart a sense of ambition and determination to deliver excellent teaching, care and holistic school experience.

We will offer you:

A very welcoming Trust where the development of every person matters.

Hard-working, committed and aspirational staff and students.

A fully established CPD programme.

The whole-hearted support of Furness Education Trusts' Leadership Team.

The free use of our on-site gym, a cycle to work scheme, childcare voucher scheme and other employee discounts.

Please click on the links below to access the details of our current vacancies.

Application Form

Teacher Standards Document

Teacher of Year 3 (0.5)

Victoria Academy

Required for September 2020
Job Reference Code: FET18/1206
Salary range: M1 – M6 depending on experience
Part time (0.5), Wednesday afternoon, Thursday and Friday
Fixed term post 1st September 2020 – 31st August 2021

Victoria Academy is a junior school with approximately 200 students, a Good Ofsted rating (April 2018) and excellent potential for the future. The school is part of the Furness Education Trust, a multi-academy trust based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria. Currently comprised of four academies, the Trust aims to develop best practice in each school across the whole Trust, by collaborating and working together to give the best of everything to every child. Being located near the center of the historic shipbuilding town and close to the southern boundary of the Lake District National Park, Victoria Academy serves the Furness community.

The Local Academy Committee is seeking to appoint a passionate, outstanding teacher to teach our children. The post is offered fixed term to retain flexibility as part of a restructure plan. For more information, please use the links below.

Closing date: Friday 26th June 2020
Interviews: Week Beginning 6th July 2020


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