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Posted in News, Parents, Staff on April 6th, 2017 by Kate Andrews

Leadership Role

We are seeking the right person to join the leadership team of our flourishing and dynamic school – the country’s first publicly funded Steiner school, established in 2008, with 330 pupils aged between 3 and 16 years.

This is a unique opportunity for career development for someone with relevant experience, a strong connection to Steiner education and a background as a Steiner teacher, who wishes to take that next step.

The successful applicant will have the energy, will, creativity and sensitivity to build on and develop the good practice that is already in place.

She/he willwork with our current Principal, during the forthcoming school year to facilitate their total immersion in the needs of this demanding leadership role, with the possibility of appointment to the role of Principal on his planned retirement.

Salary: circa £40,000.

Closing date: 28 April 2017       Interviews:  w/c 8 May 2017


Information pack and application form from

Teaching Assistants

(Casual Contract)


We are looking to recruit new staff to provide temporary support  for particular children in a range of classes starting at the beginning of next term  .

These will be casual contracts, requiring a weekly time sheet to be filled in. The pay rate will be £9.54 per hour which includes holiday pay.

Unfortunately  we cannot give any notification as to how long the support will be required.  However it important that there is continuity for the roles and that anyone interested is able to provide this level of support every week.

To request an application pack please contact Kate Andrews on 01981 540 221, or email

Closing date for applications 5pm Friday 21st April 2017.


 Class Teacher required (classes 6-7)

Salary range £24,007- £26,096, plus membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme and additional benefits.

Our aim is to enable children to have a full experience of childhood that can nourish and develop their innate gifts and potentials, so that they may become responsible, free individuals who think clearly, observe perceptively and act constructively for the good of the world.

If you have the professionalism, passion and experience to support us in our aim; the ability to balance supporting holistic child development with appropriate academic challenge and the desire to work in a nourishing and beautiful environment, we’d love to hear from you.

We are looking for an experienced Class teacher to take on our Class 6 from June 1st 2017 and accompany them into Class 7.

This will be fixed term contract until August 31st 2018

 Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 21st April  2017


 An Enhanced DBS check will be required for all positions

The Steiner Academy is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for the benefit of everyone. The Steiner Academy wishes to employ staff who are caring and will uphold the ethos, values and curriculum of the Academy.  To support this, the Academy takes into account the guidance issued by the DfE in relation to Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education.

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