16 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    14 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Axminster Community Primary Academy is a community primary school based in the heart of Axminster, an East Devon market town. We have around 300 pupils across 10 mixed-age classes and a nursery. We are proud of having a supportive and dedicated staff team. Our vision is centred around the words "Achievement for All". We nurture all members of our school family to be happy, self-confident, and supportive of one another. We are committed to seeing everyone grow in understanding, appreciation and respect for themselves, people around them, and the world they live in. We want each person to flourish in their lives within school, the local community and beyond.

We are looking for a committed and passionate teacher to teach a class in our school. We have flexibility in the key stage that our new teacher works in - this will be decided to best suit the successful applicant.

Are you our new teacher who can help our children achieve their potential and develop into well-rounded young people? If you are an inspirational, dynamic teacher, we welcome you to apply to be part of our successful and hard-working team.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate about learning and able to encourage every child to enjoy and achieve highly in all aspects of school life;

  • Have proven commitment to raising standards through excellent teaching and learning;

  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team and contribute to the whole school community.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

  • Warm, enthusiastic and friendly children;

  • A committed and supportive staff team;

  • Excellent professional development through the Acorn Multi Academy Trust.

An informal discussion about this post is encouraged and highly recommended; we would also welcome a visit to the school. Please contact Claire Hulbert, Head of School on 01297 33005.

Commitment to safeguarding

Acorn Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure, as well as two satisfactory references and an online check of publicly available information are required for this post.

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About Axminster Community Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
279 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01297 800250

Axminster Community Primary Academy is part of the Acorn Multi Academy Trust which consists of six schools; St Andrew’s Cof E Primary, Chardstock, Mrs Ethelston’s Cof E Primary, Uplyme, Membury Primary, Loders CofE Primary, Marshwood CofE Primary, Bridport and Axminster Community Primary.

Arranging a visit to Axminster Community Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email personnel@acornacademy.org.

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