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What a fantastic email to receive this week following the Schools Shakespeare Festival just before Easter, super proud and congratulations to all involved!

We have had some excellent assessments going on this week with some amazing dishes from our very Talented Home Cooking Young People. They have all worked extremely hard at making healthy cost effective meals ‚Äčand we are very proud of their achievements. They were very happy and proud of the ...culinary creations they had made.

Although we've just started the summer term, we are starting to get ready for September, at Barbara Priestman Academy we will have over 190 young people next year so we are recruiting for more colleagues to come and join us at BPA and across our Trust family. Please see below the current ...adverts we have out and share with any family, friends or colleagues you may know who might be interested in joining our fantastic trust family.

All of our current vacancies can be found by using the following link

TA2s and TA1s, various hours and contract types available now and to start in September in all Academies
Closing date: Tuesday 23rd April 2024 @ 9.00am
TA2s (Teaching Assistants) and TA1s (Care Assistants)

Assistant Site Supervisor (Relief) (full-time, all year round), Ascent Academies Trust - Closing date: Monday 29th April 2024 @ 9.00am
Assistant Site Supervisor (Relief)

Physical Education (PE)/ Physical Development Lead (MPS/UPS, SEN1, TLR2a), Barbara Priestman Academy
Closing date: Tuesday 30th April 2024 @ 9.00am

Teacher, Maths Lead (MPS/UPS, SEN1 & TLR2b), Barbara Priestman Academy - Closing date: Tuesday 30th April 2024 @ 9.00am

Teacher, English Secondary Department, (MPS/UPS, SEN1)Temporary, Hope Wood Academy - Closing date: Friday 3rd May 2024 @ 9.00am

SEND Teachers, (MPS/UPS, SEN1) Permanent, Hope Wood and Portland Academy - Closing date: Friday 3rd May 2024 @ 9.00am

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Our young people enjoyed a fantastic performance of the Railway Children by M and M productions today. Lots of fun had by all involved.

**Quick reminder**
We hope everyone has had a great Easter break, we will reopen tomorrow at normal time for the final term of the academic year. We look forward to seeing our young people.
You can always check out school holiday information on our website.

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The School Day & School Holiday Information - Barbara Priestman Academy

The School Day Our school day starts at 8:45am when taxis and family drop offs arrive on site. Morning registration and breakfast takes places until...