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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    2 June 2023 at 8:02am

  • Date listed

    15 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Scale/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you:

  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about teaching ?
  • Willing to work flexibly in the face of changing demands?
  • Inspired by young people achieving their potential?
  • Motivated by the prospect of building on our recent exam successes?

What the school offers its staff

  • A positive and dynamic environment in a Trust which is growing in both size and success
  • A strong pupil ethos centred on mutual respect and fulfilling potential
  • Competitive salary
  • Staff Discount portal
  • Support from experienced and knowledgeable colleagues across the Trust
  • Attractive Pension Scheme
  • Access to Benenden Health Care Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Further details about the role

This post would would be suitable for current KS2 Primary teachers or Secondary teachers.

In addition to those professional responsibilities which are common to all classroom teachers in the school and described fully in the Core and Post Threshold Teacher Standards, the postholder’s key accountability will be for delivering high standards of teaching and learning, leading to high attainment and achievement for pupils

Please see Job Description for full details.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Park Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All employees are subject to an enhanced DBS check and require satisfactory references.
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About Abbey Park School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1125 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Abbey Park School Abbey Park School is a successful and popular school providing education for 1200 students in the North of Swindon. Having been judged as ‘Good’ in all categories in January 2023 the school continues to build on a culture of high expectation and success for all students. At the centre of everything we do is ‘Abbey Park Proud’, to ensure that students learn, achieve and turn their ‘Potential into Performance.’ Successful candidates will be forward thinking and capable of inspiring students through their passion for teaching. We encourage all staff to be committed to their professional development, supported through our programme of professional learning that supports everyone to develop their practice and leadership skills. Our facilities are excellent and we learn in a clean, modern and stimulating environment. Our sports facilities are second to none in the area, we have extensive ICT provision and our buildings and grounds are maintained to a high level. This safe and stimulating environment enables young people to enjoy their school experience and make the most of their unique talents. Located near the natural beauty of the Wiltshire Downs and the Cotswolds, we are also within easy reach of the university towns of Bath, Bristol and Oxford and just under an hour by train from London. Our ideal location means that our students benefit from a wide range of curriculum-enhancing opportunities. The Park Academies Trust was formed in 2016 with the vision to make a significant contribution to improving education in Swindon and surrounds. A family of five schools; Abbey Park School, Lydiard Park Academy, Orchid Vale Primary School, Red Oaks Primary School and Bridlewood Primary School; the Trust offers a high quality all through educational provision from nursery right up to our Sixth Form based at Lydiard Park Academy, enabling staff and pupils alike to benefit from being part of a thriving multi-phase educational Trust. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed by appointment, where you can tour the school, talk to pupils and staff about life at Abbey Park School.

Arranging a visit to Abbey Park School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email askhr@theparkacademiestrust.com.

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