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Vacancies

At the Young People’s Academy, we aim to give every student the opportunity to succeed whether it is in the classroom, on the sports field, in the local community or in one of the many extra-curricular activities.

We understand that many of our pupils come here having had very difficult experiences of school in the past. With the skill and dedication of our staff, we aim to reconnect them with education so they can make progress to becoming successful adults.

If you feel you have the drive, skills and passion to enable our students to achieve, please call us on 01895 446 747 or email info@ypacademy.org.uk to speak about job opportunities at the Young People’s Academy.

Young People’s Academy is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 14 Academies and six College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex. To view all vacancies across OHC&AT please visit http://www.ohcat.org/vacancies/

 

Available Jobs

Deputy Principal (Leadership Scale 13-17)

Location: Young People’s Academy, West Drayton UB7 8AB Hours: Full time

We are looking for someone to work closely with the Principal, students and families, the wider SLT and the academy teams in sustaining a journey of improvement, development and innovation to benefit our students. Following approval of our Free School application, the Deputy Principal will be fully engaged with the Principal in planning changes to the curriculum and delivery to enhance the offer to our students and to take full advantage of the proposed new buildings, which will include technical/vocational facilities.

Closing Date: 31/01/2021

Intervention Teacher (Main Pay Scale / Upper Pay Scale)

Location: Young People’s Academy, West Drayton UB7 8AB Hours: Full time

We are looking for someone who is passionate about working with students that present with mental health needs and challenging behaviours. This role is ideal for individuals who want to work within education, health and social care.

Closing Date: 17/01/2021

YPA has a good understanding and built a rapport with my son. He has been happy and well cared for to the point where he has met his full potential and thrived. The right balance and structure has provided for my son’s complex needs. Thank you for your continuous support.  Parent

Latest News

Celebrating creative talent

It’s been wonderful to see our students back at school. They are working hard, and showing true perseverance amidst the current situation. Students have been developing their artistic skills, with amazing Manga-inspired illustrations; we were blown away by the skill …

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Festive feasting

This term in Food Technology, students have enjoyed creating some Christmas dishes to enjoy in the run up to the festive period. They have worked extremely hard, following detailed recipes to make cinnamon buns, gingerbread houses, gingerbread men, Christmas truffles, …

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Rewards of the week!

YPA students have worked hard this term earning reward points for their efforts in lessons, attitude to work, wearing school uniform and attending form time.  This has enabled them to participate in reward activities such as pottery, strategy games, watching …

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UNO!

Breakfast club is the perfect start to the school day at YPA. Principal, Kayser Izard, says: “It’s lovely to see our students engaged, early morning, in a game of UNO after breakfast together. Keeping consistency amidst the celebrations is crucial …

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