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There are many great opportunities for colleagues working with us and, if the role is right for you, we very much hope you will apply to join us.

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Our schools are close by and so the Staploe Education Trust provides great opportunities for you to work with colleagues in other nearby schools, both primary and secondary. 

Staploe Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, and medical checks. 


Application Forms
Headteacher Application Form
Teaching Application Form
Support Staff Application Form

Core Documents
 Child Protection (Extracts)
 Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders
 Equal Opportunities
 Staploe Education Trust Child Protection Policy

Assistant Headteacher (KS2)

Required from September 2019
Salary range: L3 – L7
(Salary is dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience)


The Shade Primary School is looking to appoint a highly motivated and innovative Assistant Headteacher from September 2019.

The school reaches the exciting stage of adding Year 6 to our newly built and growing school. To complement this, we are looking for an experienced UKS2 teacher to join us as an Assistant Headteacher. You will have a proven record of outstanding teaching in the primary phase (especially within Upper Key Stage 2) and will be able to lead by example and make a positive impact on ensuring excellent outcomes for our children.

You will be responsible for teaching a Y5 or Y6 class, as well as providing strategic leadership across the school so that every child is able to access high quality learning and thrive.

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting The Shade Primary School on
01353 612948.

Closing date for applications is 9.00am, Friday 29 March 2019.

 Job Description
 Person Specification

 Letter to Applicants

 Expectations for Leadership Roles

Teacher of Strings

Hourly rate: £28 per hour, term time only


Required immediately, a talented and driven Teacher of Strings who is capable of working on a one to one basis with students to develop their performance ability and instrument techniques. There is a possibility of small-group teaching at Primary school level. The candidate would be expected to work with the Director of Music to recruit and build the number of string players across the Trust.

Further details of this position and an application pack can be found to the right of this advert (the application form is at the top of this page).

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Gemma Perry, Director of Music on 01353 724100 ext. 238. 

Closing date for applications is 10.00am, Tuesday 23 April 2019.

 Letter to Applicants
 Job Description

 Person Specification


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