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Stanford-le-Hope Primary School
Copland Road, Stanford-Le-Hope.SS17 0DFEssex
Stanford-le-Hope Primary School

We have a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join Stanford-Le-Hope Primary School as an Early Careers Teacher. The school is a member of Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust. Our schools' ethos is based on the Co-operative values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and sharing a sense of collective responsibility for supporting each other. 

As an Early Careers Teacher, the successful candidate would have achieved highly whilst training. They will be able to engage and motivate children in the classroom, use curriculum knowledge to teach and assess effectively, inspire trust and confidence in students and colleagues, collaborate with others and work successfully in a team and promote the learning priorities of the School Development Plan. 

All applicants must be able to:  

  • Demonstrate good classroom practice 

  • Be dedicated to the welfare and achievement of every child  

  • Demonstrate creativity, innovation, and a passion for improvement  

  • Have good organisation and communication skills                    

Standford-Le-Hope Primary School is a popular two-form entry Primary School, that recently got a Good Ofsted in November 22. The school is passionate about equality, diversity, tolerance and respect for all, and students carry out age-related activities in their classrooms today and continue to learn about these important messages and life skills. Pupils look after each other at Stanford-Le-Hope Primary School. They live the school's cooperative values in everything they do. Older pupils support younger pupils as 'peer mentors' and 'reading buddies'. 

Standford-Le-Hope Primary School is firmly rooted in serving our community. We are proud to be an inclusive school where we recognise that success for young people is built on firm foundations 

of trust, respect, care and hard work. Staff have high expectations of pupils and pupils work hard to reach these. Pupils appreciate the high-quality support they get from all adults in school. They take responsibility for their learning and behaviour, developing both independence and resilience. Ofsted commented that “pupils are happy and enjoy being at school”. 

Standford-Le-Hope Primary School is located in the heart of Standford-Le-Hope, near the town centre, a short distance from the train station, which is on the C2C Line between Shoeburyness and Fenchurch Street Station. Parking is available on-site and there are good transport links by both rail and bus. Standford-Le-Hope Primary School is just over ten miles from the M25. 

Standford-Le-Hope Primary School is a member of Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust. Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust, with twelve member schools within Essex. All schools in the Trust work in equal partnership and are members of the schools’ Co-operative Society. Our Co-operative Values focus on enabling all students to achieve their potential both academically and as young people.  

What the school can offer:   

  • 2 Week October Half Term  

  • A stable team of highly experienced and supportive staff 

  • Recognition of continuous service  

  • Automatic enrolment into the Teachers Pension Scheme 

  • Excellent CPD opportunities 

  • Career Progression throughout the Trust, with the ability to progress in other schools

  • The support of an experienced family of schools  

  • National Conditions of Service  

  • Access to the Employee Assistance Programme  

  • Excellent behaviour management policy to support all staff 

  • Wider support network for all staff including managing workloads and work-life balance

If you feel the school would suit you, and you have the passion, drive and commitment to work with us to make all aspects of our school outstanding, please apply now or you can request a visit of the school or for more information speak to Sophie Neal or call 01375 648901. As a trust, we welcome applications from colleagues from all backgrounds.   

Standford-Le-Hope Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. In compliance with safer recruitment procedures and guidelines, all applications must be made on our formal application form, CVs will not be accepted.  This appointment will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references. The Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer. As Trust, we recognise the value of, and seek to achieve a diverse workforce. We welcome applications from all backgrounds. Please refer to our recruitment and selection policy statement ( for more information.  

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Posted on: 28 March 2024

Application Closing date

Friday, 19 April 2024 12:00 pm

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To apply, please use the application form link above or request a form by emailing us at or calling 01375 648901.

Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and we reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.