We are an all-through rural school with 330 pupils (3-16 yrs.). Our enthusiastic and talented staff are supported by committed parents. Our pupils achieve well academically and our ambition for them is that they become responsible and free individuals, who think clearly, observe perceptively and act constructively for the good of the world.

There are currently 3 vacancies


Music teacher with vision, energy and enthusiasm

(£23,695 FTE – 0.8 pro-rata + pension)

Required from September 2015, the successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to shape and lead the music curriculum in one of Herefordshire’s most innovative schools, and to bring music teaching to the heart of childhood.

The Steiner Academy Hereford is looking for a qualified and experienced music teacher with the skills, knowledge and commitment to lead and develop this important curriculum area.

This post will involve teaching and supporting music in the lower, middle and upper school, working with peripatetic instrument teachers and developing wider music opportunities for children and young people throughout the school.

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

Closing date: Friday 3rd July 2015


Maths Teacher (full time)

We are looking for someone with:

  • enthusiasm for working with energetic and forthright young people, to encourage them to fulfil their potential both academically and personally.
  • passion for and creative approaches to mixed ability teaching.
  • drive to develop a curriculum that focuses on contextualised mathematical thinking.
  • willingness to inform and empower the teachers of younger children.
  • flexibility to work in other specialisms – particularly Physics

We offer a salary of £23,695  (FTE)  plus membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme.

For an informal discussion please contact the Vice Principal, Ruth Young 01981 540221.

Maths Teacher Person Spec

Maths Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications: Friday 12th June 2015


Part-time Upper School SEN Teaching Assistant

Fixed Term Contract from the 1st September ’15 to the 31st August ‘16

Annual Salary £16,072 pro rata, £5,454 based on 16 hours per week term time only

The Steiner Academy Hereford requires an SEN (Level 1) Teaching Assistant to offer classroom assistance in Middle and Upper School.  Candidates must be confident in working with 12 to 16 year-olds at all educational levels.  Knowledge or interest in Seiner Waldorf education is desirable.

To request an application pack please or if you require further information please contact Kate Robertson on 01981 540 221, or email

Closing date for return of completed application forms is Friday 3rd July ’15.


The Academy is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for the benefit of everyone. It is part of our core ethos to respect and value each person as an individual human being, each with their own gifts and challenges and this is regardless of, sex, race, religion and belief, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy, and maternity. The Governing Body and staff recognise their responsibilities in preparing young people for life in our culturally diverse society and showing by example the value of respect for each other as well as self-respect.  They also recognise the opportunity to demonstrate that commitment both as a community resources provider and as a local employer.

The Steiner Academy wishes to employ staff who are caring and will uphold the ethos and curriculum of the Academy.  To support this, the Academy takes into account the guidance issued by the DfE in regard to ‘Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education.

The Steiner Academy Hereford, Much Dewchurch, Herefordshire, HR2 8DL | Tel: 01981 540 221 |

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