Class Teachers (EYFS, KS1, KS2)

  • Full time, Permanent / Temporary positions
  • Salary range - MPS/UPS
  • Location - Leeds
  • Closing date - April 18, 2018
Job description

Locations: Nightingale, Beckfield, Oakwood & Woodlands Primary Academies – Leeds

Salary: Up to 7 roles available – MPS / UPS

Suitable for NQTs

Contract type: Full time (KS1&2), Full time (EYFS)

Contract term: Permanent (KS1&2, & EYFS), Temporary (KS1&2)


Due to success and growth in our academies we are looking to appoint a number of classroom teachers who can help us achieve the highest standards for our children.

Co-op Academies Trust has five primary academies close to each other in East Leeds, not far from the city centre. All are either full or growing rapidly. Four of the schools have been judged by Ofsted to be ‘good’.

The Trust’s sponsor is The Co-op, the largest mutual business in the country and an organisation renowned for its values and commitment to local communities. Our Trust adheres to national terms and conditions of service as well as offering many of the employee benefits provided to The Co-op’s staff. We are even willing to help with relocation costs for the right candidate.

We have a number of teaching vacancies for September 2018 and would love colleagues with passion, energy and commitment to join us. We have a strong professional development programme and enjoy supporting colleagues into the profession, with the possibility for a 1st July start for NQTs.


We are looking for colleagues:

  • who are excellent classroom practitioners and/or leaders, who are reflective and passionate about their job
  • committed to their own personal professional development
  • committed to cooperative values and principles, and to working in partnership with parents, governors and the community

We offer:

  • an environment where innovation and creativity is encouraged
  • valued support from a strong and growing network of partner schools, many in Leeds
  • supportive and encouraging colleagues who make a real difference
  • support from the largest cooperative business in the country


If you are interested in joining our expanding and forwarding looking Trust, please email your completed application form to the academy that you are interested in applying for, using the following email addresses below. Please note if you are successful in your application, depending on the vacancies that are available in each academy you may be appointed to another primary academy that may not be your first preference.

Co-op Academy Beckfield –

Co-op Academy Nightingale –

Co-op Academy Oakwood –

Co-op Academy Woodlands –

Please submit your application to the academy by 9am on Wednesday 18th April 2018. If you would like any further information on the roles please contact Jennica Rama (Trust HR Officer) at

If you wish to visit an academy, please contact the academy that you would like to visit via the email addresses above.

Shortlisting will take place 20 April 2018

Interviews will take place w/c 30 April 2018

“Co-op Academies Trust as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf.”