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  • Job Title

    Teaching Assistant (2 posts)

  • Location

    Ilminster

  • Posted

    24th September 2021

  • School

    Neroche Primary School

  • Salary

    Post 1 - £8502, Post 2 - 7439

  • Hours

    Part Time

  • Description

    2 posts available 1 x 20 hrs per week - 8.30am - 12.30pm  Monday to Friday 1 x 17.5 hrs per week - 12noon - 3.30pm Monday to Friday Neroche Primary School is a successful, ha ...

  • Job Title

    Primary SENDCo (0.4 FTE)

  • Location

    Ilminster

  • Posted

    24th September 2021

  • School

    Neroche Primary School

  • Salary

    MPS/UPS plus SEN allowance £2270

  • Hours

    Part Time

  • Description

    Required for January 2022 We are seeking to appoint an aspiring or experienced SENCO to support our amazing students. This is an excellent, non-class based opportunity to develop ...

  • Job Title

    Preschool Teacher (0.6 FTE) - Maternity Cover

  • Location

    Ilminster

  • Posted

    24th September 2021

  • School

    Neroche Primary School

  • Salary

    MPS plus TLR2a

  • Hours

    Part Time

  • Description

    Required for January 2022 for maternity cover 0.6FTE - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday At Neroche Primary School, we are looking for a talented and passionate teacher to work in o ...

  • Job Title

    Display and Reprographics Technician

  • Location

    Chard

  • Posted

    23rd September 2021

  • School

    Holyrood Academy

  • Salary

    £4211 - £4296

  • Hours

    Part Time

  • Description

    Start Date : As sson as possible Hours:  10 hours a week, Monday and Friday 9.15am - 2.15pm, term time only . Salary: £4211 - £4296 per annum. An exciting opportunity has ari ...

  • Job Title

    Clerk to the Local Governing Committees

  • Location

    Chard

  • Posted

    22nd September 2021

  • School

    Holyrood Academy

  • Salary

    £11.50 per hour

  • Hours

    Part Time

  • Description

    Start date: as soon as possible Holyrood Academy , based in Chard, and Neroche Primary School , based in Broadway, near Ilminster,  in conjunction with the Directors of Uffcu ...

  • Job Title

    Premises Cleaner

  • Location

    Cullompton

  • Posted

    21st September 2021

  • School

    Uffculme School

  • Salary

    £9.25 per hour

  • Hours

    Part Time

  • Description

    Premises Cleaner • 10 hours per week • £9.25 per hour • Morning or afternoon shift available, either: 6am to 8am OR 4pm to 6pm Monday to Friday • Predominately term time only (one ...

  • Job Title

    Teacher of Drama

  • Location

    Cullompton

  • Posted

    21st September 2021

  • School

    Uffculme School

  • Salary

    Main Pay Scale depending on experience

  • Hours

    Full Time

  • Description

    Teacher of Drama Full-time – from January 2022 Temporary – to cover maternity leave (due to end Dec 2022) The Directors of Uffculme Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a temporar ...

  • Job Title

    Marketing, Communications & PR Assistant

  • Location

    Chard

  • Posted

    19th September 2021

  • School

    Holyrood Academy

  • Salary

    £13424 - £13966

  • Hours

    Term Time

  • Description

    Required -  As soon as possible Hours: 9.15am - 3.15pm - Monday to Friday, Term Time Only  Can you help us share our Academy story? We are looking for a highly motivated ...

  • Job Title

    Teacher of Science

  • Location

    Chard

  • Posted

    15th September 2021

  • School

    Holyrood Academy

  • Salary

    MPS/UPS

  • Hours

    Full Time

  • Description

    Start date - As soon as possible We are a large 'Outstanding' 11-18 Academy and we are looking for a brilliant and dynamic Science practitioner who is passionate about their subje ...

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Welcome to Uffculme Academy Trust

Uffculme Academy Trust is a multi academy trust (MAT) working across Devon and Somerset. It was born of the partnership between Uffculme Secondary School, an outstanding 11-16 comprehensive, and Uffculme Primary School, which is the nearest and biggest of the secondary school's eight feeder schools. In September 2019 Holyrood Academy and Axe Valley Academy joined the Trust.

The history of Uffculme Academy Trust

The founding school of Uffculme Academy Trust (the Trust), Uffculme Secondary School, was a successful, high performing school with an outstanding Ofsted rating for many years. The school became a Grant Maintained (GM) school in 1993 and transferred to a Foundation school in 1998 when GM schools were abolished. When the opportunity arose for outstanding schools to convert to Academy status in 2010, Uffculme was one of the first schools to do so.

This history of independence from the local authority, whilst maintaining strong collaboration with it, informed the ethos of Uffculme School, the Academy which it became and, in 2013, the Uffculme Academy Trust which grew from it to include Uffculme Primary School. The Trust's support for Uffculme Primary School enabled substantial school improvement to change from an undersubscribed to an oversubscribed school in less than two years and to achieve impressive KS2 results in 2017.

In September 2019 Holyrood Academy and Axe Valley Academy joined the Trust with a wealth of experience in working with students from age 11 to 18 and bring to the Trust opportunities to share knowledge and experience across all the schools within the Trust.

The Trust is a single organisation which enables collaboration to improve and maintain high standards in education. It is responsible for the good governance of the schools within it and is accountable for the performance of each school.

The Trust's mission is to provide outstanding educational experiences to all the children and young people who are educated within the Trust. 

Our Mission

Uffculme Academy Trust (the Trust) is a Multi Academy Trust (MAT) whose mission is to enable effective collaboration and partnerships that will support outstanding educational experiences for the pupils attending each of the Trust’s schools and academies.

Our mission is underpinned by our core beliefs and values that:

  • every child has the right to a high quality education where excellence is the norm
  • teachers have the right to teach free from disruption and distractions, and
  • parents have the right to know that their children are well-cared for, and supported to achieve their best.

The Trust is creating and supporting a network of exceptional schools in which:

  • each school within the Trust sits at the heart of its community
  • aspirations and expectations are high, and achievable, for everyone
  • every pupil makes excellent progress and is enabled to achieve ambitious personal targets
  • trust and mutual respect are at the core of all the relationships across the Trust
  • enrichment is valued, planned for and resourced
  • diversity is welcomed and celebrated
  • pupil and parental engagement is high
  • collaboration and partnerships across the Trust mean that all our staff may apply and develop their skills and experience, and
  • teachers enjoy teaching and pupils enjoy learning.

Working For Us

If you're searching for your next teaching post, why not contact us now? You'll be working at a great school and be part of a friendly, helpful team. We're always interested to hear from enthusiastic, committed teachers - send us your CV now via our School Talent Pool and say what sort of role you're looking for.