Year 2 Teacher

Hours of work:            Full time

Start date:                   1st January 2018

Salary:                         MPS or negotiable to UPS if effectiveness in the leadership of writing can be sufficiently demonstrated

Location:                     Bulford St Leonard’s

Contract Term:           Maternity cover – but potential to offer a permanent contract to the right candidate

“Excellence in all we do.”

Bulford St Leonard’s Primary School is a popular, friendly and vibrant school, where professional dialogue and a coaching approach are cornerstones of our ethos.

We are part of the increasingly successful Salisbury Plain Academies. We are at an exciting point in our school’s journey, with a new leadership structure in place from January 2018 offering wider opportunities for collaborative work across our schools.

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and effective class teacher who inspires an excitement to learn in the children in their class.

The school offers:

  • Pupils who are eager to learn and have a positive attitude to school;
  • Enthusiastic, committed and experienced teaching and support staff;
  • A commitment to pedagogy and a high standard of continued professional development;
  • Collaborative working and support across the Multi-Academy Trust;
  • A happy, enthusiastic and creative School and Trust ethos where we want you to thrive and further develop your career.
  • If you are passionate about providing the best possible education for children,
  • and firmly believe you can make a difference, then we’d love to hear from you. 

Visits to the school are welcomed and recommended so please contact Sarah Ward for further details or to arrange a tour. 

The application form, job description and person specification can be found by clicking the links.    Completed applications should be returned to

Closing date for applications:  Wednesday 6th December 2017 (12:00 noon) 

Interviews will take place on:   Friday 15th December 2017


Start date:                  1st January 2018

Salary:                        Negotiable

Location:                    Avon Valley College

Contract Term:          Permanent


We are looking for an experienced SENCo to deliver the statutory requirements of the SEN Code of Practice, this will include developing Education Health and Care Plans, Inclusion Plans and student passports to enable SEN students’ progress effectively with adequate support.

You will also provide leadership in the development and management of the teaching and learning of SEN students and inclusion practices within the school. This role also includes providing specialist teaching of literacy and language to identified students both in the classroom and exams.

Avon Valley College is an academy within the Salisbury Plain Academies Trust and is at a pivotal point in its exciting journey. With a new Principal in September 2017 and expansion plans on the horizon, doubling in size by 2019/2020, the future is bright for Avon Valley College. We can offer excellent professional development opportunities and career acceleration for those who are aspiring to leadership.   If you are an outstanding classroom practitioner, it’s an exciting time to join our school which may present future opportunities particularly with the future growth development.

So if you are passionate about SEND provision and you would welcome an opportunity to join a dedicated and professional team please apply using the details below.   If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Rachel Titchener on 01980 652467 to arrange a visit to the college.

Start date: 1st January 2018

Application Form

Person Spec & Job Description

Complete and return to:  Recruitment Team, Avon Valley College, Recreation Road, Durrington, Wiltshire, SP4 8HH, 01980 652467

Salisbury Plain Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, medical and reference checks.