• Post:                              Key Stage Two Teacher
  • Salary:                          MPR / UPR

  • Contract Type:           Part Time

  • Contract Term:         Temporary (Maternity Cover)

  • Closing Date:             2nd July 2018

  • Interview Date:        4th July 2018

  • Start Date:                 1st October 2018

    A skilled and committed KS2 teacher is required to cover a maternity Leave one day per week (plus additional paid PPA time – 0.22 FTE). We are a welcoming, inclusive school community rated ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features by Ofsted.

    We are looking for a reflective practitioner who will:

  • Have an outstanding impact on the attainment and progress of pupils;

  • Make a positive contribution to delivering our school aims and values;

  • Work effectively with the substantive class teacher and colleagues in order to maintain standards;

  • Build effective relationships with children, families, staff, governors and the wider community.

    As part of the highly regarded Samuel Ward Academy Trust, we offer:

  • Friendly, energetic pupils who are keen to learn and appreciate the support that they are given;

  • A school that values your commitment to helping children achieve and will support your professional development;

  • Opportunities for career progression across the Trust;

  • A dedicated, supportive team of professional colleagues and governors.

Laureate Community Academy is a partner within the Suffolk Borders Teaching Alliance and the CASSA Teaching School Alliance. We work closely with our partner schools to provide outstanding professional development and opportunities for both new and experienced staff.

Visits to the school are encouraged - please contact the school office for further details:

  • Telephone (01638-663927)

  • Email Mrs Barbara Barker, Senior Administrator (

For more information about the school, visit the school website ( or find us on Facebook (Laureate Primary School) or Twitter (@LaureatePrimary). If you would like an informal discussion prior to submitting your application, please contact Mr David Perkins (Headteacher).

Please return completed application forms by email to the above email address, or by post to: Laureate Community Academy, Exning Road, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 0AN.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks are required for relevant posts.

Samuel Ward Academy Trust – welcoming diversity.

VACANCIES (September 2017)


 Midday Supervisory Assistants (grade 1)

* 1 hour per day (12:00-1:00pm, 12:15-1:15pm or 12:30-1:30pm, rota basis, plus additional hours as required)

* Casual contract

* As soon as available


 Breakfast Club Activities Workers (grade 2)

* 1 hour per morning (8:00-9:00am, rota basis)

* Casual contract

* As soon as available 


 LAST Leaders (grade 3 or higher)

* 2 hours per afternoon (3:30-5:30pm, rota basis)

* Additional hours on existing contract (current staff) or casual contract (new staff)

* From September (earlier if required/available)


Please see Job descriptions and application forms below

Midday Supervisory Assistants
If you are interested in becoming a Midday Supervisory Assistant (regular or relief), please contact the school office. You can also find a copy of the job description and application form below. 
Breakfast Club Assistants
If you are interested in becoming a Breakfast Club Assistant (regular or relief), please contact the school office. You can also find a copy of the job description and application form below. 
Voluntary Work Experience
If you are interested in taking up some voluntary work experience, please fill in the attached application form and return in person or by post to Laureate Community Academy, Exning Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0AN. Alternatively, applications can be emailed to