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Welcome to our careers site. Working together, excellence and innovation are key driving factors that mean we are not afraid to challenge ourselves to, in collaboration with colleagues across our partnership, develop and discover new ways of working that are for the benefit of our staff teams and the children in our Flying High schools.

Part of our culture is to provide human-centric work and learning environments, and recruiting inspirational individuals who share our vision of creating the best schools in the universe is a huge part of our effort. We know that by investing in personal development, alongside professional development, ensures our staff can deliver the very best opportunities for our children. 

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Welcome to our careers site. Working together, excellence and innovation are key driving factors that mean we are not afraid to challenge ourselves to, in collaboration with colleagues across our partnership, develop and discover new ways of working that are for the benefit of our staff teams and the children in our Flying High schools.

Part of our culture is to provide human-centric work and learning environments, and recruiting inspirational individuals who share our vision of creating the best schools in the universe is a huge part of our effort. We know that by investing in personal development, alongside professional development, ensures our staff can deliver the very best opportunities for our children. 

People Principles

Working together - Excellence - Innovation

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Courage and Pro-activity

Empowering our people to learn from failure and have the confidence to challenge 'the everyday' through versatile and innovative approaches, inspiring them to be the best they can be.
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Wellness

Enabling a positive and supportive working culture in which our people have the tools to feel fulfilled in their role, happy and safe in their social, mental and physical health.
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Recognising Achievements

Identifying talent, commitment, effort and excellence in celebrating our people's individual and team successes.
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Employee Voice and Engagement

Giving our people the opportunity and confidence to actively participate and contribute to the Trust's development and success.
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Professional Learning and Growth

Investing in and supporting our people to reach their full potential by providing appropriate pathways for professional learning, development and progression.
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Inclusivity and Collaboration

Strengthening the power of our partnership by recognising and respecting the value in the uniqueness of our people and their positive collective impact when working together.

Employee Benefits

At Flying High, Everyone Counts! We value the commitment and hard work all staff provide to our children and in return we offer all team members valuable benefits from day one. Alongside these benefits we provide access to a variety of others including a 'cycle to work' scheme, and gym and retail discounts. Click Learn More to read about our full programme of employee benefits.
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Generous Annual Leave Entitlement

We all need sufficient time away from work to recharge and spend time doing the things we enjoy. School support and central team colleagues receive a generous annual leave entitlement (in addition to eight Bank Holidays) which increases with continued length of service.
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Pension Schemes

FHP employees have access to one of the best pension schemes operating on a defined benefit basis, offering an income throughout retirement. The schemes offer: Generous employer contributions; Flexible retirement option; Ill Health Benefits (if eligible); Death in Service payment (tax-free, lump sum payment 3x your salary to nominated recipients).
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Additional PPA Time

Enhanced support for our teachers to enable effective planning by offering an extra day or two half days per term, as directed by the school.
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Employee Assistance Programme

Our EAP, provided by industry-leading Health Assured, is a confidential advisory and support service designed to help our employees deal with personal and professional issues that could be affecting their home life or work life, health and general wellness. The helpline is open 24/7, 365 days a year and an app is available for instant access.
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Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA)

Our schools and central team have trained MHFAs on-site to provide initial mental health support and assistance when required.
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Enhanced Sick Pay

Our sick pay policy exceeds statutory requirements and increases with continuous service.

Exciting Job Opportunities


We’re committed to empowering our employees with the tools and resources needed to make a positive difference in the lives of our children and the communities we serve.

We believe that our employees are an essential part of the ҹ첥 and want to ensure that we put as much investment into you, as you do into your role within Flying High. Read more about of the career journeys of some of our team members in our case studies. Hit that download button.

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