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


At Rykneld school, we pride ourselves in placing children at the centre of all that we do, focusing on their academic and personal achievements and reaching their potential in both. We love our school and are very proud of our accomplishments. We place great importance on learning and creating a learning community for children and adults alike.

We are a highly inclusive school and make sure that everyone can succeed in a place where they feel safe, happy and well. Safeguarding children is very important to us. We take care in making sure that our policies reflect our practice and procedures.

We work hard to ensure that we create a caring, committed team, enabling everyone to achieve their best, inclusive of staff. We are driven to ensuring that we create the best possible opportunities for the professional development of all staff and by choosing to work at Rykneld. In conjunction with JTMAT and the National Forest Teaching School (NFTS) we can provide wide and varied CPD experiences.

We are proud of our school community and work in partnership with our parents to inspire the children to believe in themselves and to achieve the highest of standards. We encourage our parents to provide support for their children and for the school. Parents are a vital part of the whole team which promotes the child’s learning and well-being. We very much hope that you will take every opportunity to take part in the life of the school and its role within the community. We adopt an ‘open door policy’, encouraging all our parents to share with us in celebrations and also any concerns which they may have.

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

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

Kind Regards,

Mr R Cruise

Why work at Rykneld 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!

Lunchtime Supervisor

Permanent, part time – term time only
Monday to Friday 11.50 am until 1.15 pm, total of 7.08 hours per week
Salary: Grade 2 £20,812 per annum pro rata
Actual salary: £3,352.08 per annum

Closing Date: 12 noon Tuesday 30th October 2023
Job Description
Recruitment Pack
Application Form

Where are we?

Rykneld Primary School
Main Street
Burton on Trent, Staffordshire DE14 3EX