LEO Supply Opportunities

Are you looking for part time/ad hoc work ?
Do you want to work at times that suit your lifestyle? 
Do you want to work additional hours? 
Do you want to work across different schools and year groups to gain experience?

If this is the case please come and join our newly established supply agency for both teaching and support staff. 


At LEO  Academy Trust we are seeking to set up a supply bank of both teaching and support staff to work across our Trust. This is a new venture that will benefit the Trust and staff who want to work on a casual/fixed term basis, who will be paid at a fair rate and would allow opportunities to continue their professional development. Your commitment to the Trust will be to go on our supply register and agree to be contacted if and when work is available. Our commitment to you is to keep your statutory training up to date, and include you in our in house CDP training.  

An example of the type of contracts we are aiming to put in place are: 

  • Casual contracts (zero hours) - flexible options e.g. working according to your availability
  • Part time, guaranteed hours - providing cover for absence or training

The types of roles we are looking for include:

  • Teaching staff
  • Admin staff
  • Catering staff
  • Premises staff
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Learning Support Assistants
  • Higher Level Teaching Assistants
  • Playworkers

The LEO Supply Agency is a new venture and we anticipate being able to offer work when need arises, and you would be free to accept it if it suits you.  The Trust has seven schools in which you may be working: 

Brookfield Primary Academy Ridge Road, Sutton, SM3 9LY
Cheam Common Infants Academy Balmoral Road, Worcester Park, KT4 8SS
Cheam Common Junior Academy Stoughton Avenue, Cheam, SM3 8PQ
Cheam Fields Primary Academy Stoughton Avenue, Cheam, SM3 8PQ
Cheam Park Farm Primary Academy

Kingston Avenue, North Cheam, SM3 9UE (KS2)

Molesey Drive, North Cheam, SM3 9UU (EYFS & KS1)

Manor Park Primary Academy Greyhound Road, Sutton, SM1 4AW
Shawley Community Primary Academy Shawley Way, Epsom, KT18 5PD

At LEO Academy Trust, we are proud to serve over 3800 pupils from across the London Borough of Sutton and Surrey. Our Trust was formed in 2015. Since then, we have developed a self-improving network of great learning communities formed from seven primary schools, supported by both our Inclusion & Wellbeing Hub and our Opportunity Hub. We are proud to provide endless opportunities for our pupils, staff and the local communities we are part of. With over 530 staff, our schools are empowered to support each other to improve both outcomes for our pupils, and to drive performance across the wider school system. We are delighted that our schools remain long standing members of the Challenge Partners Network of Excellence. Our commitment to Professional Development is ongoing; staff and governors access training through our LEO CDP website, Judicium’s online learning portal and a wide ranging programme of courses delivered in our LEO Training Room and online via GoogleMeet. Learning, Excellence and Opportunity are at the heart of our Trust, embedded through our shared mission, values and aims.

Our staff are friendly, enthusiastic and very supportive. If you would like to have the opportunity to join our Trust on a supply basis, please apply for this position by completing an application form, and tell us about yourself and your experience and qualifications.  If you would like to find out more about the supply process please do contact hr@leoacademytrust.co.uk and we will contact you. 

We can offer you a range of benefits, which can be found on our website here

Candidates are encouraged to submit their application forms as soon as possible.

About Us

LEO Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. All employees of the Trust are deemed to be in regulated activity with children and as such, all offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and for this role, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed amongst other checks as appropriate.

All shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a declaration regarding offences, prior to the interview. 

LEO Academy Trust is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all staff and job applicants. We aim to create a supportive and inclusive working environment in which all individuals are able to make best use of their skills. Applications are invited from all members of the community. We do not discriminate against staff on the basis of age; race; sex; disability; sexual orientation; gender reassignment; marriage and civil partnership; pregnancy and maternity; religion, faith or belief (Equality Act 2010 protected characteristics). The principles of non-discrimination and equality of opportunity also apply to the way in which staff and Trust treat visitors, volunteers, contractors and former staff members. 

Employees working in any role that requires them to communicate with pupils, parents, guardians, staff and / or members of the community, must be able to speak fluent English to enable the effective performance of the role and to ensure that they are able to abide by their safeguarding responsibilities.