Come and teach with us!


Welcome to St James the Great Academy (SJA) and thank you for your interest. We are a one form entry primary school near Maidstone the county town of Kent. We like to think we have the best of all worlds with good transport links to London whilst enjoying being close to some of the most beautiful areas in Kent.


Are you an experienced teacher looking for your next position?

Are you educated to degree level and considering teaching as a career?


Whether you are currently teaching, a fresh graduate, career changer or looking for your first newly qualified teaching position, come along to our information evening to find out about a career with St James the Great Academy, part of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET).



We would love for you to attend on the 2nd February (2pm - 6pm) where you will meet our staff, children and learn more about us and we can learn more about you! Come and have that all important first conversation.

Please sign up on the event brite link here or email to reserve your place or for any information you need.


To view current vacancies within our Academy, please visit the below link.


 To view vacancies across the Group, please visit the below link.

AET vacancies


Each of the academies within AET is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts.