This academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All vacancies are subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.

Please note: CV’s are not accepted. Only fully completed application forms are to be submitted for shortlisting.

Admin Assistant

Salary:  Grade 3 £6,493 per annum (£18,065 full time equivalent),

15 hours per week term time plus five days (46.23 paid weeks per year) Immediate start, Fixed term until 17th July 2019 in the first instance

Staffordshire University Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Administrative Assistant to join our successful academy to provide support within the existing admin team, specifically providing administrative support to the Principal’s PA, together with a variety of clerical and administrative tasks. Working within a small team, reporting to the PA, you will be playing a vitally important role in supporting the Academy by providing outstanding support.  If you enjoy variety and thrive within a busy office environment, then we’d like to hear from you.

The successful candidate will have:

•            Fantastic abilities to plan, organise and prioritise

•            Superb communication skills

•            High levels of ICT skills

•            The ability to work in an environment which is challenging and rewarding.

•            High aspirations to deliver at outstanding levels.

•            The ability to manage a diverse work load

For more information and to request an application pack please contact Claire Simpson, at or visit our website: Tel: 01543 224 700.

Closing date for applications is 9.00 am on Monday 21st October 2019.


We would welcome colleagues to apply to join SUA to teach or to become part of our very strong team of support staff. The staff here all really do care and are incredibly supportive of one another. I really enjoy my job, I love teaching and I love seeing students responding to some really great teaching and learning opportunities and activities each week. The academy is also in a period of growth with increasing numbers of students applying to join us into Year 7; we are delighted by this. If you would like to come and have a look around our academy before deciding to apply, I am certain you will be impressed by what you see! 

Mrs Hillier - Principal


SUAT supports and leads in the set-up of new academies joining the partnership.  The services provided by the central support function cover both educational and non-educational support.  In terms of educational support, SUAT is linked to the School of Education of Staffordshire University, which is an outstanding ITT provider.

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