Why join us?

Benefits of working at Ormiston Rivers Academy


  • Flexible and part-time opportunities
  • Family friendly leave scheme and special leave allowances
  • Membership of a generous pension scheme (both TPS and LGPS)
  • Two-week October half-term break
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption and paternity pay and leave
  • Staff wellbeing programme
  • Regular staff feedback surveys to identify where we can improve further

Personal benefits

  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free eye test
  • Your own laptop
  • Free, confidential staff advice and counselling service, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Onsite, state of the art fitness suite, free of charge for staff use
  • Free onsite parking
  • Excellent enrichment opportunities, including free trips and visits for staff

Location benefits

  • Direct train link to London Liverpool Street, within 5 minutes’ walk of the academy
  • Direct train link to Southend International Airport, within 5 minutes’ walk of the academy