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Our staff are equally as important to us as our students and we are proud to have maintained Investors in People Gold standard since 2012, most recently redesignated in 2019. We are committed to creating a workplace where staff feel valued, share a strong sense of purpose and where their talents and hard work are celebrated. We believe that our strong values, innovative practise and relentless focus on achievement help us to attract and retain excellent staff.

…it is a great place to work. The team are there for the children and the community and work extremely hard to achieve the best for them

The Halifax Academy is committed to safeguarding staff and students and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosing and Barring Service DBS check. All interviews will include a question about Safeguarding and any anomalies identified in pre-recruitment checks will be discussed at interview.


Please return all completed applications to: recruitment@thehalifaxacademy.org

Receptionist & Clerical Assistant
Scale: 3


The Halifax Academy requires a Receptionist & Clerical Assistant to ensure visitors and telephone calls received are handled in a pleasant and professional manner and to provide general clerical support as requested.


The Halifax Academy is the only 4-16 all-through school in Calderdale. Our new primary phase building opened in February 2016. We are committed to and passionately believe in all-through education. Our academy is supported and challenged by a skilled and proactive governing body. We are part of the Impact Education Trust, whose mission is to improve the life chances of children and young people and improve social mobility. Impact Education is a trust where hearts and minds connect, through values driven partnerships and collaborative working.


Application forms and further details can be found below:


Job Description & Person Specification

Application form

Self-disclosure form


Completed applications should be emailed to recruitment@thehalifaxacademy.org by 9am on Monday 17 January 2022.