Two Current Vacancies

Royston Schools Academy Trust THE MERIDIAN SCHOOL, ROYSTON

The Meridian School is a 13-18 upper school serving Royston and the surrounding villages.

Teaching Assistant

30 hours per week term time only

Initially fixed term contract to July 2019

Required ASAP

We are looking for a patient and caring person who is keen to make a difference to the lives of young people with additional needs. You need to be a committed and friendly person with a great sense of humour to work with our fantastic students and staff in our supportive Inclusion Departments. We provide professional development opportunities to ensure that our staff are well trained and skilled to get the best from our students. We are looking for candidates who may also be interested in developing their skills in a Welfare Assistant role or as a HLTA in future. Applicants must have GCSEs in Maths and English and high standards of literacy.

Salary pro rata depending on qualifications and experience:

TA: H1 (actual salary £11,312 - £11,594 pa for 30 hrs pw term time only)

We welcome visits prior to applications where you can meet the team, and have a tour of the site. For further information, please email Mrs Cathy Holland

A job description and application form are available from the school website: Applications to Mrs T Sell:

Closing date: 5th October

Interviews: W/B 8th October

Teacher of Mathematics (permanent)

with potential provision for a Lead Teacher

Required from January 2019

We are actively seeking to appoint a dynamic and ambitious Teacher of Mathematics who is committed to the highest levels of achievement for all students of all abilities.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach KS4.

Our ideal candidate will be:

● Enthusiastic and innovative, with a passion for Maths

● An effective classroom practitioner

● Able to inspire and enthuse others

● Committed to ensuring all students of all abilities achieve their potential.

Royston Schools Academy Trust is implementing a major restructure across its 1 upper and 2 middle schools, streamlining the delivery of education right through from Year 5 through to year 13. We are delighted to have appointed a highly experienced Headteacher who is working with a new leadership team to lead this transition. For candidates who have a proven track record we are interested in developing teaching and learning lead with increased responsibility. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join us in our mission to evolve three ‘Good’ schools to create an outstanding through school in Royston (Key Stages 2 - 5).

For more information please contact Mrs T Sell at:

Application Forms can be found below.

Closing date: 15th October 18

Interviews: 18th October 18

Royston Schools Academy Trust is on the verge of exciting changes in the way it delivers education in the local community. The Trust is implementing a major restructure across its 1 upper and 2 middle schools, streamlining the delivery of education from Year 5 through to Year 13. In order to take forward the transformation, we are delighted to have recently appointed a highly experienced Headteacher who will be working with the leadership team from September 2018.

With this change, there will be opportunities available across the Trust and we encourage you to get in touch if you would like to to join us in our mission to evolve three ‘Good’ schools into an outstanding through school in Royston (Key Stages 2 - 5).

We are looking for passionate and dedicated teachers who will be committed to raising the attainment of all students regardless of ability. This is a great opportunity to begin or further your career within a friendly and supportive staff team. We welcome applications from both experienced teachers and NQTs.

There are a variety of opportunities available including English, mathematics and science across all key stages.

For more information and an application form, please visit Meridian school website ( or contact Karen Palmer at Meridian School (01763 242236).

If you would like to arrange an opportunity to talk to the new Headteacher, please contact:

K. McAuliffe ( )

Meridian is a ‘Good’ school with friendly colleagues who are always happy to help each other. Meridian Upper School (13 – 18) forms part of a multi academy trust with our two local Middle Schools. Royston is a market town 10 miles from Cambridge and 40 minutes by train, from London.

We welcome visits from prospective candidates; to arrange a visit or for more information please contact the Head’s PA at

“Students have very positive attitudes, behave well and aspire to achieve.”

Ofsted 2015

Royston Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Meridian School

The Meridian School • Garden Walk • Royston • Hertfordshire • SG8 7JH

tel: 01763 242236 email: