Work For Us

Work For Us



The City of London Academy (Southwark) is passionate about raising aspirations and providing opportunities to all students to achieve their potential. We are a friendly, innovative and exciting community school where students and staff feel valued and supported. Staff have excellent CPD opportunities and we have a strong commitment to staff development. In addition, the Academy offers staff a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Health and Wellbeing Cover including well-being advice, prompt diagnosis, treatment, financial assistance and physiotherapy
  • Employee Assistance Programme with access to specialist team of counsellors and advisors offering emotional support and counselling, specialist information on a wide range of work-life issues, legal guidance, financial guidance and debt counselling
  • Attendance Bonus of up to £500 per annum. Attendance Bonus for permanent staff who meet the relevant criteria
  • Staff Loyalty Appreciation payment for service at the Academy after two years and upwards
  • £200 Examination Performance Bonus for all staff for a 10% improvement based on key performance indicators across whole school results in the previous year
  • Introduction Fee of £500 for permanent staff who introduce an individual to the Academy
  • Relocation Support for removal expenses and interim housing costs to the value of up to two months’ net salary or £5,000, whichever is the lower, as an interest free loan repayable over 2 years
  • Annual Season Ticket loan (interest free and value up to £3,000) repayable over 1 year
  • COLA Further Professional Development up to 50% of the cost of the course or £1000 whichever is the lower, towards further qualifications relevant to the work undertaken at the Academy
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme up to £243 per month, free of tax and national insurance where taxable pay is converted to tax free childcare vouchers
  • Free Gym Membership for all Academy staff in the on-site Academy gym


Current vacancies

Lettings Manager, £20,072 - £22,675
25 hours per week (requirement to work weeknights, weekends and public holidays – actual working pattern to be agreed upon appointment)
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Closing date Wed 31 Aug

Lettings Duty Officer, £8904
15 hours per week (Mon - Fri 5pm - 10pm, Sat-Sun 9.30am - 4pm on a shift pattern (requirement to work weeknights, weekends and public holidays - actual working pattern to be agreed upon appointment).

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Closting date Wed 13 Aug

Applying for a Position

To apply for a vacancy, please complete the COLA Job Application Form below:

Please return the completed form by email to or upload the form via the TES portal.

All applications must be made on the Academy application form. CVs will not be accepted.

The City of London Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure check with the Criminal Records Bureau.