Class Teacher


Class Teacher


Outer London / Fringe (dependent on school location) 

Main scale; salary according to experience


We have a popular and successful ECT Programme, and are inviting applications from those who will have gained QTS before September 2024. We also invite applications from experienced teachers and aspiring or established middle leaders. 




Part time / full time 

Start date

01 September 2024


There may be mid-year positions that arise prior to September 2024 for experienced teachers.


The Trust currently has 9 academies over 10 sites across Sutton and Surrey. 


Successful applicants will initially be confirmed as appointed to the Trust, and during the Summer term confirmation of the assigned school will be provided. We invite you to share your preferred locations of work within your application. 


There may be some travel between sites on occasion, for example to attend training opportunities. 

LEO Academy Trust is  committed to developing a family of schools, where collaboration makes a real difference for our children, staff and families. We are seeking exceptional educators to join our teaching team from September 2024. We aim to build a diverse and inclusive organisation with improved representation throughout all staff groups - and particularly welcome protected characteristic groups

10 Sites, 9 Schools, Endless Possibilities:

LEO Academy Trust is a dynamic and supportive learning environment where you can thrive as an educator. Join us to:

  • Cultivate excellence and opportunity for all

  • Foster inclusive and engaging learning for all students

  • Collaborate with supportive colleagues and embrace professional growth through receiving ongoing professional learning opportunities for every stage of your career

  • Embrace inclusivity and celebrate diversity

  • Make a positive impact on our local communities

  • Embark on a coaching-oriented development journey

  • Incorporate technology into your teaching practice

  • Promote well-being and work-life balance

  • Make a genuine difference in the lives of students, colleagues, and communities


Fringe Pay Weighting

Reigate & Banstead

Mole Valley


Shawley Community Primary Academy KT18 5PD

West Ashtead Primary Academy KT21 2PX

Hurst Park Primary Academy KT18 1QS

Outer London Pay Weighting


Brookfield Primary Academy SM3 9LY

Cheam Common Infants’ Academy KT4 8SS

Cheam Common Junior Academy KT4 8UT

Cheam Fields Primary Academy SM3 8PQ

Cheam Park Farm Primary Academy SM3 9UE

Manor Park Primary Academy SM1 4AW

Internal candidates should complete and send a statement of suitability to  

External candidates should complete an application form

All candidates should detail in either the statement of suitability or application form how you meet the aspects of the person specification for the role - please see the job description and person specification here. You should describe your suitability against the person specification and ensure that you cover all essential criteria (if not marked as essential, please assume all are essential), by providing evidence and examples of proven experience. 

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. 

Closing date for applications 4 March 2024, 09:00
Shortlisting WC 04 March 2024 
Interviews   WC 18 March 2024 (likely to be 18th & 19th March)

Futher Infomation 

  • LEO Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please read about our commitment to safeguarding as well as other important information in our Applicant guide