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Specialist Learning Support Assistant (Mathematics) – Vacancy

£24,692 – £27,448 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience) Academy term time only We are seeking an energetic, adaptable and committed individual to work with our learners to ensure they make expected progress in GCSE mathematics. As well as working with the Mathematics Team to help deliver outstanding learning experiences for young people, you will also be involved in …

New Parent Governors Elected

Following a recent vote by parents we have now elected our two new parent governors. We would like to welcome Liam Cairns and Hannah Solomon to our school governors.

Year 11s final farewell

Our Year 11 learners said their final farewell on Wednesday after a somewhat turbulent final year. Principal, Mrs McGuirk and Assistant Principal – Director of Key Stage 4, Mr Gardner, gave inspiring speeches during the Y11s last ever school assembly. Head of Royce House & Business Learning Manager, Mrs Buchanan, then gave out certificates for our annual competition which sees …

JCB & Toyota Challenges

The JCB Academy is proud of its links with its industry partners who help develop curriculum projects and challenges for our learners to work on. Learners in Year 9 and Year 10 have recently worked on two of our annual challenges set by JCB and Toyota. Both are similar projects, each using a set amount of materials, the objective of …

JCB Academy 2018 Open Day

Open Day 2021

We are pleased to announce that we have set a date for our annual open day. This year’s event will take part on Saturday, 2nd October 2021. To register, please complete our booking form by clicking here.

Virtual Library

We are pleased to announce that we are trialling a virtual library for our learners and staff. This is hosted by and will enable learners and staff to borrow eBooks and audiobooks from the virtual library.

Starting back on week B

Parents of JCB Academy learners. Learners will start back after the Easter break on calendar week B.


This week at The JCB Academy, staff and learners have been really excited to be back to some form of normality! We delivered a two-day re-engagement programme for all our KS4 learners based on the ‘power of relationships’, clearly focussing on all of the positive aspects and amazing opportunities that lie ahead. All learners and parents/carers have been really supportive …

Feedback on Relationship, Sex & Health Education Policy

Parent/Carer Consultation: Relationship, Sex & Health Education (RSHE) Policy We have recently reviewed and updated our RSHE Policy and are obligated to seek the views and feedback of our parents/carers. From 8th March 2021 we will recommence delivery of our PSHE Programme, which includes RSHE. Please see the policy below; should you wish to provide any feedback, suggestions or have …