Primary Teacher

Salary:  MPS / UPS

Required:  April 2022


Cumbria Education Trust is a successful and growing family of schools that work together to improve the life chances of all its children and young people. As such we are seeking a to employ an outstanding teacher who is creative, imaginative, highly motivated and able to bring the best out in the children they teach.

The role presents an exciting opportunity to join the trust at a pivotal time and be part of our vision of providing an inspiring and innovative education for  pupils across  Cumbria.

We are looking for an experienced teacher who we are able to deploy as a central resource across any of our primary schools with a focus to inspire and motivate their pupils leading them in high quality learning and great outcomes.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent communicator committed to being part of an effective team of teachers and leaders
  • Set high expectations and have a commitment to challenging learners to achieve well
  • Be a passionate, caring and inspirational teacher
  • Be self-motivated and reliable
  • Be enthusiastic and knowledgeable about all aspects of current educational research
  • Be able to drive and have a vehicle

We can offer:

  • A commitment to your personal and professional development and the opportunity to develop your role as a leader.
  • Excellent facilities and technologies in a variety of locations
  • A comprehensive programme of continuing professional development and an extensive learning community
  •   A rewarding worklife and varied experiences that will shape your career

We would encourage you to find out more about Cumbria Education Trust in advance of your application by coming to meet some of our staff and seeing for yourself how we work to ensure the best possible outcomes for our children. Such a visit is not part of the selection process, and whether or not applicants have visited will not influence the final outcome. For an informal discussion about the role please contact the HR Team at

Please note: Cumbria Education Trust does not accept CVs. If you wish to apply please complete an application form which can be found, along with the recruitment pack on the Trust’s website at

Completed application forms, together with a supporting letter of application should be sent to:

Closing Date:                        9am on Monday 14 February 2022

The Cumbria Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Enhanced DBS disclosure and Barred List checks are required for this post.

JD Primary Teacher

CET Primary Teacher Recruitment Pack Jan 2022