Class Teachers for September 2019 

The school opened in September 2012 - the first Steiner Free School in England. We are now in our seventh year as a school, alongside the park, perched above the town.

Frome itself is situated in a very attractive and interesting pocket of the southwest, on the edge of the Mendips, just 12 miles south of Bath and 15 miles east from Wells and Glastonbury and slightly further to Bristol.

This year, we have just over 400 pupils on the school’s roll, from Kindergarten to Class 9, and our classes are full. In September 2019 we grow to we will have 2 new Class 1’s and a total of around 460 pupils.

After being placed in Special Measures in December 2018, the Acting Principal and Academy Management sub Committee have developed a plan for improving the school, with access to a wide range of support and expertise.

We seek enthusiastic, energetic and talented colleagues to join us on the road and take up the task of Class Teacher in September 2019.

The successful applicants will be competent and adaptable people, suitably qualified and ready to join a strong team of able, gifted and resilient colleagues. We are unable to accept applications from NQTs.

The full time starting salary is in the range of £26k to £28k depending on experience, with access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. If you would like to have a visit or talk about the post, please ring the Acting Principal on 01373 832804. The job description and person specification are here. Application forms are available from

The closing date for application forms is Monday, 4th March, 2019.

The Steiner Academy Frome wishes to employ staff who are caring and will uphold the ethos
and curriculum of the Academy. To support this, the Academy takes into account the guidance
issued by the DfE "Keeping Children Safe in Education & Annex A, September 2016 and Working
Together to Safeguard Children, 2015


Please feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions regarding what we do, how we do it or anything else!

Park Road, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1EU
Tel: 01373 832804


We are in the process of putting together a detailed prospectus. Please can you contact us if you would like to receive one.