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Working for the Wessex Multi-Academy Trust

The Wessex Multi-Academy trust was launched in September 2021 and is rapidly growing. As more schools join our academy trust we will be actively seeking talented, motivated people to join our team.

Details of the current opportunities we have within the MAT team and our schools will be advertised on this page.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thank you for considering the Wessex Multi-Academy trust and we hope our vacancies will be of interest to you.

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What happens after I have applied?

All potential candidates are required to complete an application form and submit this via email or post.

All applications must be received by midnight on the stated closing date, we are unable to accept applications submitted after this time.

Applications will then be considered with respect to the criteria outlined for the post in the Job Description, this outlines the skills, knowledge, qualifications and any additional attributes required for the role.

The Interview Process

Having applied for a post at the Wessex Multi-Academy Trust, you may be shortlisted and offered an interview.

If you are selected for an interview, we will give you as much notice as possible. All our interviews are conducted by a panel of two people or more. Depending on the post you have applied for, you may be asked to deliver a presentation or participate in a work-related test. Your interview letter will give you any relevant details.

After the interview, you will be contacted as soon as possible to inform you whether or not you have been successful.

It is our practice to advise all applicants of the outcome of their application at all stages in the process.

Job Offers

We hope you are successful at the interview. A job offer will be made to you giving you all the detail you will need about working with us.

We are required by law to ensure all staff have the right to work in the United Kingdom and if you are offered a post, we will ask you to bring proof of your ID such as a passport or birth certificate. We also require our staff to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check prior to commencing employment and in some cases, a medical questionnaire may be completed.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Personnel team using the Contact Us page or call us on 01305 231510.

Current Vacancies

Midday Supervisor - Bere Regis Primary & Pre-School

Bere Regis

Bere Regis Primary & Pre-School

£2861 - £2861

Part Time, Term Time only

Application Deadline: 27th January 2023

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1:1 Teaching Assistant (initially 18.75 hours a week) - Bere Regis Primary & Pre-School

Bere Regis

Bere Regis Primary & Pre-School

£8979 - £14894

Term Time only

Application Deadline: 27th January 2023

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1:1 Teaching Assistant (30 hours a week) - Bere Regis Primary & Pre-School

Bere Regis

Bere Regis Primary & Pre-School

£14366 - £14894

Term Time only

Application Deadline: 27th January 2023

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Finance Officer - Piddle Valley CE First School

Puddletown

Piddle Valley CE First School

£6258 - £6607

12 hours per week, Term Time Only plus 2 weeks

Application Deadline: 27th January 2023

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KS3 English Teacher (Maternity Cover) - St Mary's CE Middle School, Puddletown

Puddletown

St Mary's CE Middle School

£28000 - £38810

3 days per week, fixed term

Application Deadline: 29th January 2023

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Attendance Officer - The Purbeck School

Purbeck

The Purbeck School

£20577

37 Hours per week, term time only plus one inset day

Application Deadline: 30January 2023

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Cover Supervisor - The Purbeck School

Purbeck

The Purbeck School

£14962 - £15797

30 hours per week, Term Time Only

Application Deadline: 30th January 2023

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Teacher Food Technology - The Purbeck School

Purbeck

The Purbeck School

£28000 - £43685

Full time, Fixed Term

Application Deadline: 30th January 2023

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Midday Supervisor - Puddletown CE First School

Puddletown

Puddletown CE First School

£2975 - £3057

6.5 hrs per week, Term Time Only

Application Deadline: 01st February 2023

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Head of School - Damers First School

Dorchester

Damers First School

£61042 - £70734

Full Time

Application Deadline: 09th February 2023

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Head of School - Manor Park CE VC First School

Dorchester

Manor Park CE VC First School

£61042 - £70734

Full Time

Application Deadline: 09th February 2023

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Head of School - Puddletown CE VC First School

Puddletown

Puddletown CE VC First School

£52659 - £61042

Full Time

Application Deadline: 09th February 2023

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Head of School - St Mary’s CE Middle School

Puddletown

St Mary’s CE Middle School

£64226 - £74284

Full Time

Application Deadline: 09th February 2023

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Our Academies

Our twelve schools are located across the Southwest, each having its own individual personality, history, and local knowledge.

Our aim is not to franchise the schools within our trust, but to celebrate and work on each school’s unique offering, to ensure the best education standards for each child.