Why work for Needwood Primary School? | Supporting Information | Current Recruitment Opportunities | Where are we?


On behalf of our Governors, staff and families, it gives me great pleasure to offer you a very warm welcome to the Forest Family consisting of Needwood Church of England Primary School and All Saints Church of England Primary School as part of the John Taylor Multi Academy Trust.

We are very proud of our family of schools borne out of collaborative working. We believe that education should be an exciting and inspirational experience for everyone so they develop a love of learning and sense of pride in their achievements. We aim to ensure learning is rich, diverse, creative and fun! Each person within the school family and their contribution to school life are held in high regard. It is with this in mind that we endeavour to maintain, not only high academic standards, but individual personal, social and moral and spiritual achievement for all, staff and children.

Both schools are beautiful, small, rural village schools at the heart of their communities where we are dedicated to maintaining a strong family atmosphere and culture of success, within the Christian ethos.

I am honoured to be the Executive Headteacher of such a warm, friendly and successful family of schools and hope that you enjoy exploring this recruitment pack. Thank you for taking the time to read through this resource which is designed to give information which will be of benefit to you when considering placing a job application with us.

We can offer you the opportunity to work at All saints, Rangemore – outstanding (2016) and Needwood outstanding (2013):

  • With pupils who are enthusiastic, keen to learn and have very good behaviour
  • With a very hardworking and dedicated, supportive staff
  • In friendly, welcoming communities with a strong Christian ethos
  • In a climate of mutual respect, trust, value and commitment
  • Effective performance management and CPD
  • In beautiful environments

If your motivation to develop your career matches the professional qualities we seek, you may be the person to join our team. Visits to the school and informal discussions with the Executive Headteacher are positively encouraged.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us
and I look forward to hearing from you.

Matt Baxter
Executive Headteacher

Why work at Needwood Primary School?

A passion for excellence

Leadership Opportunities

Staff well-being programmes

High Performing Schools

Teaching & Research Schools

Flexible working

Supporting Information & Partner Organisations

Current Recruitment Opportunities

There are currently no vacancies at our school – be sure to check back soon!

See job advert for more information, secondments for internal candidates will also be considered
Part-time 16-27.5 hours per week, permanent, term-time only
Salary Range: Grade 4 (SCP5-6): £21,575 – £21,968 per annum pro rata
Actual Salary: £13,863.40 to £14,115.93 per annum

Closing Date: 4pm Monday 13th March 2023
Job Description
Recruitment Pack
Application Form

Where are we?

Needwood Primary School
Yoxall Road
Burton on Trent, Staffordshire DE13 8SU