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Are you looking for the chance to gain real work place experience whilst gaining a valuable qualification?

If so, the Thrive Partnership Academy Trust has a perfect opportunity for you.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated people to join our teams across the Trust in a variety of roles including:-

  • Administration
  • HR
  • Finance
  • ICT
  • Facilities
  • Websites and Marketing

Why Join Us?

  • We can offer a wide variety of training and experience whist supporting our Apprentices through their training year.
  • The Trust has a high rate of retaining or employing apprentices either part-way through or at the end of of their Apprenticeship.
  • As a Multi-Academy Trust our Apprentices have opportunities to gain further experience in other schools

What are the Hours and Pay?

The number of hours each week is 37 working Monday to Friday (with some occasional weekend/evening working depending on the type of Apprenticeship). The salary is based on the National Apprenticeship Wage of £3.50 per hour for our one year Apprenticeships.

How do I Apply?

Application forms should be completed and emailed to To give your application the best chance, you’ll need to complete this in full. It asks for your general information, education and work experience.

Further Information:

Application Form

The application form is available in two formats. If you have Microsoft Word please choose the Word version below, this form can be completed and returned electronically by email to

If you do not have Microsoft Word, Libre Office or another alternative, or would prefer to complete the form offline please choose the Adobe Acrobat PDF version below. Acrobat Reader is freely downloadable from


The Thrive Partnership Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Recruitment and Selection Policy Statement

Applicants should be aware of the policy below.

Associate Head of School: Mr Daniel Fox

The Colne Community School and College
Church Road, Brightlingsea, Colchester, CO7 0QL
Telephone: 01206 303511
Fax: 01206 302258

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