Type of Position:Teacher
Salary:MPS (£28,000 - £38,810) per annum + Health Cash Plan and Benefits package
Start Date:As soon as possible
Closing Date: Thursday 23rd March 2023 at 9:00. Interviews: w/c Monday 27th March

Full-time, fixed term until 31/08/2023 to start as soon as possible  

MPS (£28,000 - £38,810) per annum + Health Cash Plan and Benefits package

Merchants’ Academy is a 3-18 Academy sponsored by the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol.  The Academy is well resourced, and staff and their development are a priority.

Applications are invited from high quality candidates to join an exciting and committed team at Merchants’ Academy.

We are looking to appoint a positive, hardworking, skilled and ambitious practitioner who wants to make a real difference to children’s lives and is ready and able to take on a role teaching our children and working in harmony with staff, families and other key stakeholders.


Candidates for this post should be:

  • Passionate about how children learn best with a genuine belief that all children can succeed.
  • Creative and adaptable, with a good sense of humour.
  • An innovative practitioner who values and can support enquiry and curriculum development
  • Can work positively within a team setting.
  • A confident professional, keen to share their knowledge and understanding with others and committed to ongoing professional development.


In addition, the successful candidate will have a passion for working with children alongside a deep pedagogical knowledge of teaching and learning to help children realise their academic potential as well as a commitment to enhancing the life chances of the children in the community which we serve.


In return we can offer you:

  • A genuine opportunity to make a difference where it is needed.
  • Well-resourced classrooms, necessary IT equipment and structured administrative support.
  • A fantastic community of children, parents and carers who deserve the best.
  • To join a wonderful team and have every opportunity to further your professional development and career with an excellent benefit package including; Wellbeing Health Cash Plan, Retail Discounts, ICT Loans, Higher Degree Support Funding, Professional Introduction Incentive plus others.

If you are hardworking, reflective, committed, and looking to further develop your talents and skills at Merchants’ Academy then we would love to receive an application from you.  


We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.


Closing date:  Thursday 23rd March 2023 at 9:00.                  Interviews: w/c Monday 27th March


Merchants’ Academy is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.

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