Job Vacancies

Seckford Education 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

Ixworth Free School


Ixworth Free School is seeking a committed and enthusiastic Chef to join our busy Catering Team. You will need to have a culinary background, and be motivated to provide the best possible, quality fresh food, prepared from scratch to students.

Here at Ixworth 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 on Monday 25 March 2019

Saxmundham Free School

Temporary Minibus Driver

We are seeking a competent and enthusiastic Minibus Driver on a temporary basis to cover a period of absence. This likely to be a long-term temporary appointment, with the potential to run until summer.

Working 18 hours per week, you will transport students to and from home each day. You will be required to undertake all required checks and complete relevant paperwork prior to each journey.

Closing Date: 9.00am on Wednesday 27 March 2019