Job Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. We are a co-educational 11-18 community school and our campus is based on the edge of Wem, Shropshire. We employ 90+ staff and have c1,300 students enrolled at Thomas Adams.

We offer a range of teaching and non-teaching positions and pay the highest attention to staff welfare as our way of showing appreciation for all that the staff do for the school.

All appointments will be subject to the applicant completing a DBS Enhanced Disclosure and associated checks and on receipt of satisfactory references.

The 3-18 Education Trust Recruitment Evening

The 3-18 Education Trust are keen to attract new talent and want to promote the wide range of roles available in our schools.  Drop in and chat to us and find out more about working for our family of schools. Click on the image below for more information.

3-18 Jobs Fair 2023

Student Support Assistant

An opportunity has arisen for a motivated individual to join our support staff team at Thomas Adams. This is an interesting position with a variety of roles, including first aid, student support and administration. The right candidate will have good administrative and communication skills, and the ability to relate well with young people and adults.

Closing date = 12.00 noon on Monday 30 January 2023.

Teacher of English (Maternity Cover) x2

We are seeking to appoint two enthusiastic Teachers of English to join an established department for a maternity cover, covering all aspects of teaching responsibilities. We have an open and friendly department, where self-reflection and sharing of good practice is a key and common occurrence. We are collaborative with our planning and share resources and strategies as a general expectation of practice, and our ideal candidate would enjoy working in such a way.

Closing date = 12.00 noon on Monday 13 February 2023.

Teacher of Science

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Science with TLR (Chemistry with KS5) to join a fully committed, mutually supportive and forward looking department in our 11-18 school.

Closing date = Friday 10 February 2023.

Trust Supply Teacher

Interested in supply teaching and developing your career further?
Are you a retired teacher or considering retirement from teaching but looking to continue working within the education sector?
If so, we have a range of supply teaching jobs available across all key stages within our Trust across North, Central and South Shropshire.

The Thomas Adams School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Please click on each school name below to view vacancies at other schools within the Trust.

Coleham Primary 

The Priory School

St Martins School

The 3-18 Education Trust

William Brookes School 

Thomas Adams School is part of 3-18 Education, a Multi-Academy Trust with pupils aged from 3-18 which works collaboratively to provide a most interesting and exciting opportunity for schools to share ideas, resources and expertise, for the added benefit of the students in the Trust.

The 3-18 Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The Thomas Adams School
Lowe Hill
SY4 5UB 

01939 237000