Teaching Vacancies  

Are you looking for a career rather than a job? We invest in our staff because high quality, motivated teachers lead to happy, successful learners.

St Leonard’s C E Primary School is a 2-form entry primary school with its own purpose built Nursery. Our school values are Love, Respect and Responsibility and through these we develop children as citizens and as learners so that they are prepared for ‘Life in All its Fullness’. Taking children from a wide variety of backgrounds we build Growth Mindset and Learning Power, enabling all children to make the progress of which they are capable.

Our school is a ‘Good’ school and staff like working here. We treat you as people first and foremost and respect your role as professionals. Everybody here is a leader and you will receive training and opportunities to develop your skills.

Situated close to the M40 and Banbury railway station we are handy for commuting from across Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire. We can provide links to affordable housing in the local area.

We have a vacancy for January, for a Year 1 teacher; to cover maternity leave. This post will be on a fixed term contract until 31st August 2022 in the first instance. We are seeking to appoint the best person possible with the personality to match. Whatever your level of experience we would like to meet you and provide proven excellent support for teachers in the early stage of their career.

Please come and visit us and see for yourself our happy school. Visitors are welcome both within and after school hours. The welfare of our children is paramount and full safeguarding checks will be undertaken in line with Safer Recruitment. Please see the links below for more information.


St Leonard’s Job Description

OCC Job Specification

OCC Schools Teaching Staff Application form  (Word Version)

OCC Schools Teaching Staff Application form  (PDF Version)



Support Staff Vacancies  

Currently no vacancies available 

OCC Support Staff Application form (Word Version)



Governor Vacancies

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otsa-oxfordshire-teacher-training-logo-180wSt Leonard’s C E Primary School is a Partner school in the Oxfordshire Teaching Schools Alliance (OTSA). Teaching Schools are part of the government’s drive to give schools more freedom and to enable headteachers to take increasing responsibility for managing the education system. The Oxfordshire Teaching Schools Alliance is a partnership of Oxfordshire schools, Oxfordshire County Council, The University of Oxford, The University of Reading, Oxford Brookes University and other significant educational organisations. Our vision is that by bringing together the strengths of all OTSA partners we have a unique opportunity to develop a sustainable culture of aspiration, collaboration and excellence leading to a world class education for all young people in Oxfordshire.
The Oxfordshire Teaching Schools Alliance is working in the following key areas; Initial Teacher Training, Research and Development, School to School Support, CPD and Leadership Development, Succession Planning and Talent Management, Special Educational Needs and Disability, NQT Induction and Professional Learning Networks. Partner schools contribute to, or participate in, at least one of these areas.

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