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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

  • Receptionist

    Looe Community Academy

    We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, confident, and flexible person to work in the afternoon on reception. The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills, efficient secretarial and administrative skills, and ability to prioritise and manage their own workload. Our newly designed reception area will be a dedicated space for all visitors to LCA and the successful candidate will be the first point of contact.