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Please find below our current vacancies at Looe Community Academy.

Vacancies across all SMART schools and the Trust's Shared Services can be found via the following link: smart-trust | Vacancies

About us

Our Academy is situated in the historic fishing town of Looe on Cornwall’s outstanding south eastern coastline, serving the beautiful coastal and rural villages and hamlets and is a very scenic 30 minute drive from Plymouth.

Assessed by Ofsted in January 2019 as being a good school, the Academy is an inclusive secondary community school delivering Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 to 610 students aged 11-16 and of mixed ability.

Our mission is to create and sustain a caring, learning community of high quality, where everyone is valued for who they are and what they may become.  Enshrined in Cornish, the Academy motto is “bydh gwella gylli” (be the best you can be).

How to apply

Please apply using the Academy’s application form.  We do not accept CVs and only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.

The successful applicant will be expected to demonstrate their entitlement to work in the UK.


Looe Community Academy and SMART are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including references that are considered satisfactory by the Trust, health screening and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

Our Vacancies

  • Cover Supervisor

    Looe Community Academy

    We warmly welcome applications from flexible, dynamic individuals that can deliver the wide range of cover lessons with energy and infectious enthusiasm to students of all abilities across KS3 and KS4.
  • Learning Support Assistant

    Looe Community Academy

    If you have the aptitude and ability to directly support student learning with enthusiasm, warmth and compassion, then we would very much like to hear from you, including from applicants that may wish to work part-time.
  • Pastoral Care Assistant - Temporary for Maternity

    Looe Community Academy

    If you have the aptitude, sensitivity and confidence to directly support student learning through guidance, support and intervention, and with consistency, warmth and compassion, then we would very much like to hear from you, including from applicants that may wish to work part-time.
  • Administrator

    Looe Community Academy

    Underpinned by strong administrative skills and personal drive, you will have the ability and aptitude to deliver excellence in supporting the Academy’s provision through effective and responsive administration. 
  • Exam Invigilator, Reader & Scribe Required

    Looe Community Academy

    We are looking to recruit Exam Invigilators on a part-time, casual basis to participate in conducting the smooth running of examinations for our students.