About Salford City Academy

Judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2022, the school has continued to expand and improve year on year. The school population has grown by over 300 students in the last 4 years and this growth reflects how highly the academy is regarded in the wider community.  Families in the local area value the nurture and challenge that we provide for their children and are supportive of high standards and expectations.

Our ‘Culture of Excellence’ values underpin everything we do, from strategic planning to lesson delivery and House events! They support academic achievement and personal growth so that students leave us prepared for the next exciting chapter in their lives.

Find out more about our Culture of Excellence.



Our pledge, to all our academy teachers, is that by working for us you will benefit from more pay, more time, and more support.

More pay…

more time…

and more support

  • We pay an average of 5% above national scales – the best rates of pay in the sector


  • Cash towards medical treatment


  • Generous staff discount scheme


  • Three extra INSET days for planning


  • At least one personal day a year


  • Great training for your career


  • Exceptional curriculum resources


  • Expert subject advice


  • Support for your wellbeing



Benefits of Working at Salford City Academy

Staff and students benefit from a modern and well-equipped school, state-of-the-art technologies, and a wealth of resources to support our drive for success. With benefits including excellent well-being initiatives,

 disruption-free learning, and a highly regarded professional   development   programme, Salford City Academy is a   vibrant and exciting   place to work. 

 Salford City Academy is part of United Learning Trust, the   largest multi-academy trust in the UK.  United Learning’s ethos   of ‘Best in Everyone’ is demonstrated in the extensive range of   support networks for all aspects of school, fantastic training   and career development opportunities, and an unrivalled   employee benefits scheme.

 Be Part of an Amazing Team!


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