Job Vacancies

The Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust is always on the lookout for ambitious, enthusiastic and committed people to join our growing team of talented teaching and support staff.

Our three Free Schools champion a unique approach and we believe we offer an exciting educational alternative in the Beccles, Ixworth and Saxmundham areas.  The Trust vision and ethos is designed to develop a lifelong love of learning in all our students and to challenge them to achieve their potential. With us you will be able to influence the development of a group of new schools in the beautiful county of Suffolk. We welcome applications from anyone looking for a new challenge or career progression, whether they are experienced teachers or new entrants into the profession.

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Current Vacancies

Beccles

Teacher of Geography

Beccles Free School, as with all Free Schools in the Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust, was set up at the request of those members of the community who wanted to improve aspirations and rates of progress for young people of secondary school age. Our vision and ethos is therefore set up to achieve those overarching objectives.

Beccles is a confident and happy place, where our students receive excellent pastoral care and support in a small school setting. Our staff members know each of their students as individuals. As an all-inclusive school, we celebrate the successes of all of our students together as a community and we have aspirations
that everyone will make progress above the national average.

An enthusiastic and inspiring Teacher of Geography is required to join us from January 2018. Whether you are an NQT or an outstanding teacher looking for a new challenge, you will play an active role in the School’s development as we continue to grow year on year. If you are passionate about your subject, and want to work in an environment where you will really make a difference, Beccles Free School is the place for you.

Closing date – 9.00 am Monday 22 October

 

Relief Minibus Driver

Beccles Free School require an enthusiastic and friendly Relief Minibus Driver to provide holiday/sickness cover on early morning and / or late afternoon transport services to our students, as well as ensuring that the appropriate checks are carried out on the minibus prior to driving.

Closing Date – 9.00am Wednesday 24 October

 

Saxmundham

 

Teacher of English

Opened in September 2012, we are a growing school and ambitious for our students, seeing each individual as unique with their own strengths and needs. Saxmundham is a confident and happy place. Our students receive excellent pastoral care and support in a small school setting. Our staff members know each of their students as individuals.

We are seeking a talented Teacher of English to join us from January 2018. You must be committed to raising the standard of our students by creative and engaging teaching.

Closing date – 9.00 am Monday 22 October

 

Chef (Maternity Cover)

The Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust is seeking a committed and enthusiastic Chef to work at Saxmundham Free School, to cover a period of maternity leave for up to one year.

Here at Saxmundham Free School we believe that healthy eating plays a vital role in the successful education of our students. We have therefore invested in a high quality catering service that offers healthy, good value meals. We are absolutely committed to promoting an environment which encourages healthy lifestyle choices.

You will be required to work 35 hours per week in total, 37 weeks per year, typically between 8:00am and 3:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Closing date – 9.00am Monday 29 October

 

Minibus Driver

Saxmundham Free School are seeking a competent and enthusiastic Minibus Driver, Monday to Friday, term-time only, to transport our students to and from home each day. You will also be responsible for the maintenance and cleaning of the minibuses as well as the regular checks required.

Closing date – 9.00am Monday 29 October