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Latest Vacancies

Details of current vacancies can be found in this section. We have a number of vacancies for Teachers, admin and support roles throughout our schools.


Visits to the school are warmly encouraged - please telephone to arrange.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people therefore all posts are  subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Applications should be made using the Spiral Application form. It is our policy to consider applications as they arrive, we therefore recommend that applicants submit applications as soon as possible as a post may be filled before the closing date.

Training to be a Teacher with Spiral

We are now recruiting our 2019 cohort of trainees who will begin training in September 2018, qualify as teachers in June 2020 and be ready to teach their first class in  September 2020.  If you are interested in training to be a teacher find out more on our training and apprenticeship page.


We are particularly keen to recruit new teaching assistants who would like to train to be teachers at some time in the future.  If you have a degree, and would like to be a teacher, a teaching assistant job could be the first step towards your new career.

NQT vacancies 2018

If you are interested in joining our NQT programme in September 2018 please register your interest using  the 'contact us' menu option.  Tell us what you are doing now, what opportunities you are looking for and leave your contact details - we'll contact you as soon as we have an appropriate opportunity for you.


School Secretary - Part time

Mandeville Primary School

Mandeville Primary School has a vacancy for a friendly, well-organised and efficient part-time secretary to join our busy admin team.  No two days are ever the same; problems range from small to large but you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to children’s lives. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and professional individual, with the ability to provide an efficient and friendly welcome to visitors and a high standard of administrative support to our current office team.  You will work closely with the Secretary covering the mornings and undertake a comprehensive hand over every day. Successful applicants will possess excellent communication and ICT skills, with the ability to approach tasks with enthusiasm, energy and commitment.


The position is 23.5 hours per week, term time (38 weeks) + 5 inset (staff training) days + a minimum of two days to be worked during the holidays.  The hours are 12.30 to 5.00pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday and 12.30 to 5.30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Please ensure you read the job description for further details.


We are keen to find a new member of staff who is as committed and ambitious as we are.  You will have GCSEs in English and Maths at grade C or above. For further details please read the attached documents.


Applications may be considered while the post is being advertised. 


Applications will only be accepted on a Spiral Application Form. No CVs. 


  • Salary £9,366 - £9,366 Spiral Support pay grade 4

  • Closing date  23rd Sep 2018 11:00 PM

  • Interview date 28th Sep 2018

  • Start date 22nd Oct 2018 


Class Teacher - Maternity Cover

Fleetville Infant and Nursery

CLASS TEACHER (Full time maternity cover)


We are looking to appoint a dynamic, creative and enthusiastic teacher to cover a maternity leave in a Reception Class from January 2019 full time for the duration of the maternity leave.  The successful candidate must be committed to raising standards and creating a positive and exciting learning environment.  In return we can offer a friendly and supportive team, with strong partnerships with parents and the chance to develop their leadership and management skills. 

We welcome applications from NQT’s as well as experienced teachers. 


Visits to the school are encouraged. 


Please telephone the school office to arrange a visit.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


  • Salary £25,441 - £36,172  Spiral partnership main pay scale

  • Contract type  Maternity

  • Closing date  8th Oct 2018 5:00 PM

  • Interview date TBC

  • Start date 7th January 2019


Do you have a skill or interest you would like to share with primary school children?

We deliver a wide range of exciting after-school activities and need leaders who want to share their passion with children, anything from

crosswords to cupcakes

sudoku to science experiments

music to maths


Latin, sports, maths, English, science and media skills are particularly welcome.

Short and long term opportunities available.

Further details and rates of pay are available on our website.