Careers

The Olive School Blackburn is part of Star Academies, a multi-academy trust that runs a network of more than 20 primary and secondary schools nationwide.

At Star, everybody believes that education transforms lives and all children – whatever their background – deserve to be given the best possible chance to fulfil their potential and achieve their ambitions. Each Trustee, school Governor and member of staff shares the same goal – to help our schools deliver an outstanding education that enables every learner to make exceptional progress academically, socially and personally and to become a successful, compassionate, active citizen.

Professional development is key to our ongoing success, so we continually invest in our employees through our learning and development centre, Star Institute. With a wealth of training, mentoring and progression opportunities across a growing group of academies, joining our team of leading education experts could propel your career to the next level.

We can also offer you a generous package of including competitive salaries and pension schemes, generous holiday entitlements and healthcare cash plans.

Promoting diversity and inclusivity is at the heart of our mission. We believe in creating an inclusive culture where everyone can thrive. We also have a strong sense of corporate social responsibility. We aim to make a difference in the communities where our schools are located and encourage our pupils and staff to get involved in volunteering and community service activities.

We’re a rapidly growing Trust with big ambitions for our pupils, and we’re expanding our team as our schools grow. There’s plenty to do, never a dull moment and we have lots of opportunities on offer. Every single day you’ll be rewarded with the opportunity to shape a young person’s future – our STAR values embody what we believe is needed to succeed. Whatever your skills, qualifications or interests, there are a wealth of career options with Star.

If you’d like to know more about working for Star, visit the Star Academies website .

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If you’re interested in working for us, please search our latest vacancies for a role that suits your skills. If our school doesn’t have any suitable vacancies currently then you may find another Star school does. If you don’t see what you’re looking for now, check back at a later date or set up a job alert to receive updates.

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The Olive School Secures National Support School Status

The Olive School, Blackburn, rated as outstanding in all categories by Ofsted in its 2015 inspection, is delighted to have been awarded National Support School status.

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