We currently have the following vacancies available at Culloden Primary Academy. If you would like to have a conversation with Tahreena Ward, Principal, regarding any vacancy, this can be arranged by contacting us on 01473 356250 or emailing

When you join Paradigm, you’ll be joining a Trust that is committed to developing and sustaining great schools to make the biggest difference for pupils. It’s a place where we work together, helping each other to make sure every child can reach their potential.

We are only able to do this through the hard work of our staff, and so we value them accordingly. At Paradigm you’ll be supported with your career goals, with ongoing professional development and numerous opportunities to progress on your career path. Staff health is extremely important to us, and as part of Paradigm you’ll enjoy a range of benefits that are designed to support your wellbeing, as well as a highly competitive rewards package.

Deaf Support Manager

We have a vacancy for a Deaf Support Manager, who will lead the provision for pupils who are deaf or have hearing impairments across the school, in order to ensure that these pupils make excellent progress. They will also support Qualified Teachers of the Deaf (QToDs) and trainee Teachers of the Deaf (TToD) to ensure that the quality of teaching and learning is of a high standard. This will be delivered through the teaching and modelling of lessons and supporting teachers with planning, preparation and assessments. The successful applicant will report to the appropriate Assistant Principal at the school.

The successful applicant will have:

a mandatory Teacher of the Deaf Qualification
sound knowledge and understanding of audiology
minimum Level 1 signing qualification
experience of teaching and supporting deaf and hearing impaired pupils in mainstream schools or in an alternative provision educational setting
a commitment to collaborative working and liaising with mainstream teachers, parents/carers and other professionals, agencies and services as appropriate;
have excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and
promote effective, inclusive education for deaf children

Salary: Teaching Staff Pay Scales points 1 – 9 (National); £36,745 – £56,959 FTE  (plus TLR of £3,214 and SEN allowance of £3,774) 

Last updated June 17, 2024