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In addition to the following vacancies, we also have our full Recruitment pack for view.  Please follow the link below:

  • Outstanding Class teachers in EYFS and Key Stage 1
  • Administration post in our School office - Administrator (SIMS))
  • FOLLOWING ROLES - see information in Recruitment Pack (link below)


  • Assistant Principal: Closing date and time: 4pm 14th May 2018
  • Phase Leaders: Closing date and time: 4pm 14th May 2018 (4 posts available)
  • Sports and Engagement teacher: 4pm Monday 16th April
  • Languages teacher: 4pm Monday 16th April
  • Expressive Arts teacher:4pm Monday 16th April
  • Main scale/UPR teacher:  4pm Monday 14th May
  • Full Recruitment Pack - March 2018

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Stimpson Avenue Academy

Position: Teachers

Location: Northamptonshire 

Contract type: Full Time preferably

Contract term: Permanent

Commencement of role: September 2018 or later as agreed

Closing Date for applications:  12 noon on Monday 14th May 2018

Interviews to be held:  24th May 2018

Salary: MPS

Job Description

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Equal Opportunities

Stimpson Avenue Academy is a large, vibrant, multicultural primary school located in Northampton town centre with 442 children on roll. The Academy is culturally diverse, multi-lingual and inclusive.  We are proud of our diversity and committed to maintaining our inclusive ethos. Our vision is to nurture and support children to become the best they can be, confident individuals, responsible citizens and independent learners.

We are looking to expand our team and need committed and experienced teachers.  Successful candidates are likely to be outstanding teachers who understand the full expectations of working within the remit of the Professional Standards for Teachers. You will need to work as part of a team and be able to keep pace in a rapidly developing and fast moving academy


We are recruiting:


We are primarily recruiting teachers for EYFS and KS1 vacancies but if you are an experienced KS2 teacher,   and you would like to work with us at our school, we would be very interested to hear from you.

If you are an excellent, enthusiastic and conscientious teacher who wants to share your love of learning with delightful and eager children then we need you!

We need you to:

  • Have a genuine love of working with children and a passion to make a difference.

  • Have the professionalism and determination to make a positive impact on our school driving improvement.

  • Be an exceptional and creative teacher, with a track record of good and outstanding practice.

  • Have experience in the primary range.

  • Have the ability to inspire, motivate and support our pupils.

  • Be committed to the highest standards of learning, teaching, planning with knowledge of the

  • National Curriculum 2014.

  • Have a determined and positive outlook on life with an exceptionally positive vision for primary education in the 21st Century.

  • Have an excellent understanding of how to effectively support children and close the gap to ensure equal and outstanding outcomes for all pupils.

  • To be able to plan, make and use assessments effectively to ensure positive outcomes for all groups of children.



In return, we can offer you:


Fast track professional development routes to National Professional Qualifications at all levels

Opportunities for professional development within a rapidly developing school.

Excellent prefessional development opportunities including support from outstanding and innovative schools.



A positive ethos and truly amazing children.

Very good behaviour from pupils who display excellent attitudes towards learning.

Friendly, supportive colleagues who are committed to continuous improvement. 

A forward thinking, committed and skilled leadership team to lead, support and develop you.

A warm, collegiate and supportive environment in which to develop your career.

The opportunity to make a difference within our fast moving school.  


Stimpson Avenue Academy is part of EMLC Academy Trust and working in EMLC Academy Trust schools is an exciting experience, providing an opportunity to express and develop a genuine reason for teaching in a collaborative and rewarding atmosphere.

Applicants are asked to provide information about their previous experience in schools and demonstrate a commitment to the academy ethos and inclusivity, with positive relationships with the children being at the core.  We also ask you to indicate at application any preference for the roles identified above.

EMLC Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of chldren and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, reference and other vetting checks.

If you would like to visit our school, please telephone to arrange a convenient date and time.

"Every Child Deserves To Be The Best They Can Be"

Completed applications should be sent to:

Closing Date for receipt of applications: Apply by 4pm Monday 14th May