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Cumbria Teacher Training

Would you be interested in a career in teaching?  Please take a look at the information below for further details. 

In-School Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies in school:

Foundation Governor


For more information please see the documents below

Foundation Governors

The Carlisle Diocesan Board of Education are seeking to appoint a number of Foundation Governors to join our outstanding school governing body.  This is a for a four year term of office and would include attendance at six meeting of the full board of governors each year, along with attendance at a minimum of six sub-committee meetings each year.  In addition to this there would be an expectation to make a contribution towards project groups and working parties to support the school’s leadership team in the efficient running of the academy.


Foundation Governors are required by law to preserve and develop the religious character of the school, and have the wisdom and common sense to fulfil the role.  You should have Christian faith and preferably regular contact with a church, experience of school or work with young people would be helpful.  In particular we are specifically looking for candidates who have skills in marketing and public relations, the law, buildings and health & safety or in the education sector.


Training will be provided by the diocese and the local authority.


If you are interested in becoming a Foundation Governor on the Governing Body of Eaglesfield Paddle CE Primary Academy please express your interest in the first case by email to Mrs Ann-Marie Steel, Chair of Governors, at