See below for just a few reasons why you should come and join us at Maiden Erlegh Trust.


  • Close to London, with excellent transport links.
  • Excellent public transport in and around Reading and beyond

Our students

  • Smart, intelligent, articulate students who are good company
  • Students who want to learn and enjoy their learning
  • You will have enthusiastic support for clubs, trips and societies from our student body
  • Culture is calm and purposeful with no bells

Our staff

  • Supportive and welcoming staff
  • Innovative and inspirational role models

Opportunities, development and support for colleagues

  • Staff Classroom and Email Etiquette in place
  • Wellbeing Charter being launched 2017-18
  • Clear and consistent routines to support all colleagues and students
  • High quality, bespoke Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Buddy provided for all new colleagues
  • Trained professional coaches available (and opportunity to train as a coach)
  • As a growing Trust, we offer many opportunities for career progression
  • Teaching School opportunities eg: to work with as a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE)
  • Middle Leadership Training Programme on offer to all new and aspiring middle leaders
  • We invest in Maiden Erlegh colleagues in order to grow our own talent.
  • Six Cover Supervisors are employed to support our cover policy
  • Well-equipped central staff work area for use by teaching and support staff
  • Dedicated subject work areas provided with IT access
  • Open to proposals for flexible working and structured job shares
  • Reliable remote desktop connection is available (should you wish to work from home)
  • School places available for children of colleagues
  • Childcare vouchers also available
  • Free tea and coffee served every break time, and in morning briefings
  • Sociable colleagues and regular staff get-togethers

If you are interested in joining us at Maiden Erlegh Trust, please visit our careers website here, or send an email to