Class Teacher - MSJ40

This role is a Temporary Maternity Cover until end of Summer Term 2022.

Are you passionate about teaching? Looking for a passionate and dedicated Academy Trust which
genuinely invests and develops their staff? Then apply today to join us at Manston St. James CE
Primary Academy as a Class Teacher.


Part of Abbey Multi Academy Trust, Manston St. James CE Primary Academy is a two form entry
primary school located in East Leeds. Founded over 150 years ago. We have very high expectations of
our pupils’ behaviour and this is underpinned by our caring, sharing Christian ethos. Manston St James
CE Primary Academy is blessed with many talented and dedicated staff that place an importance on
the welfare of the children in their care. It is also characterised by the active support of parents, pupils
and governing body.

You will be:

  • An inspirational teacher with high expectations of pupil attainment, behaviour and wellbeing
  • A highly motivated and hard-working person with the capacity to contribute to the on-going
    development of our primary academies
  • A team-player who can develop positive relationships with children, families and colleagues
  • Someone who will support the Trust’s Christian ethos

We can offer you:

  • Eager, enthusiastic, considerate children who are pleasure to teach
  • Fantastic teams with dedicated and committed staff based in excellent learning environments
  • Supported by a Trust that values and invests in the continuing professional development of
    all staff

In return, we can offer the successful applicant the following additional benefits: free secure
onsite parking and membership of a local pension scheme.

Abbey Multi Academy Trust is a Trust consisting of eight academies (three secondary, five primary)
in the geographical areas of the Anglican Diocese of Leeds and Calderdale.
All our academies share in the Trust’s mission to work In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and
Empower'. For more information about us or our primary academies please visit the following links:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust

Manston St James Website


To apply please download recruitment pack and email an application form to Recruitment@abbeytrust.org by or before the closing date.

Closing Date: 3pm Wednesday 20th October 2021
Interviews: will take place Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd October 2021

Due to the expected number of applications, the academy retains the right to amend the closing date
for this vacancy upon receipt of an exceptional application. Those wishing to apply are strongly
encouraged to submit applications at their earliest opportunity.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and
expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to
a Disclosure and Barring Service check. We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the
population of Leeds.

Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
Leeds
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552