Elements Primary School

Creative Unique Innovative


Class Teacher – Reception or Year 1

Salary: MPS Only

Start Date: September 2019

Are you creative, unique, innovative? 

Are you at the start of your teaching career or have a few years experience? 

Do you want to be able to contribute fully to the school you work in?

Once In A Career Opportunity

There are few opportunities in a career to be part of opening a brand new school and we require an exceptional Primary teacher to join our innovative team.

Elements Primary School is a brand new school for Leeds, sponsored under the Free Schools programme by the Wellspring Academy Trust. Elements opened in September 2018, and is being built to meet the increased demand in the Middleton area of South Leeds.

Elements opened to its first Reception-aged pupils in September 2018 and will grow by one year group annually until full in 2024. 

This is a rare but exciting opportunity be part of the development of a provision from its conception. If you have a creative, innovative and passionate approach to Early Years and KS1 are an outstanding practitioner who puts children first then we want to hear from you.

  • You will be passionate about learning.
  • You will be able to demonstrate a track record of success.
  • You will be able to communicate your passion to children and parents alike.
  • You will be creative, imaginative, determined, resourceful and adaptable.
  • You will demonstrate outstanding practice in the classroom

If you are a dynamic,energetic, ready to learn, develop and work with positivity and resilience we can guarantee you an exciting challenge, on-going professional development and excellent opportunities to grow your own career.

The Wellspring Academy Trust is at the forefront of educational innovation, with outstanding aspirations and a vision to provide children and families with exceptional educational opportunities.  We are a strong, influential and growing Trust with a deserved reputation for excellence.  

Candidates are invited to meet with the Executive Principal to discuss the role in more detail. If you would like to do so, please contact the School Office on 0113 532 7089 or by email on office@elementsprimaryschool.co.uk.

The Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We expect all staff and volunteers to have this commitment. The Trust operates stringent safer recruitment procedures and this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 


Reporting to Sarah Horsbrough, Executive Principal
Duration of Post Fixed Term – 1 year
Work Commitment   0.5 contract
Salary MPS
Start date 1st September 2019
Closing date  Monday 26th August 2019
Interview date Wednesday 28th August 2019
Applications Completed applications and equal opportunities forms are to be sent to Mrs Katie Grainger via email to, office@elementsprimaryschool.co.uk  

Application Form – July 2019