Soham Village College

Current Vacancies

There are many great opportunities for colleagues working with us and, if the role is right for you, we very much hope you will apply to join us.

Please return all completed applications to

 Our schools are close by and so the Staploe Education Trust provides great opportunities for you to work with colleagues in other nearby schools, both primary and secondary. 

Staploe Education Trust 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 an enhanced DBS disclosure, and medical checks.




Application Forms

Teaching Application Form
 Support Staff Application Form 
Core Documents
 Staploe Education Trust Information
 Child Protection (Extracts)
 Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders
 Equal Opportunities
 Staploe Education Trust Child Protection Policy

Teacher of English 


Salary range £22,467 to £38,250. Salary is dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience.

Required from September 2017, an enthusiastic teacher of English to join a dynamic and collaborative faculty with a history of outstanding results.

The school is oversubscribed and enjoys a considerable reputation in the local area for its academic excellence and caring ethos. In December 2016, Ofsted described the way in which the school promotes students’ personal development and its work to support students as outstanding. The full report is available from the school website.

GCSE results in 2016 were strong with both attainment and progress measures placing the school in the top 25% of schools nationally. The progress made by students in English was significantly above average.

There is a strong culture of teaching and learning in the school and staff value highly the continuing professional development and research opportunities available in school. Ofsted praised the “good opportunities for staff to develop professionally” and commented that “staff are highly positive about the training they receive.” In addition they reported that “newly qualified teachers speak effusively about the support they receive.”

There are varied opportunities for career progression for staff at all levels.

Completed application forms should be returned to

Closing date for applications is 10.00am, Monday 27 February 2017.


Staploe Education Trust. Executive Headteacher Dr Carin Taylor

Schools in our Trust: Soham Village College; Kennett Primary School; The Shade Primary School; The Weatheralls Primary School



Related Documents
SVC Recruitment Letter - Teacher of English
SET Recruitment Letter - Teacher of English
Job Description (UP Scale) - Teacher of English
Job Description (MP Scale) - Teacher of English
Person Specification - Teacher of English
English Faculty Details