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OAK Academies Trust aspires to be outstanding in all areas and we seek to recruit individuals of the highest calibre who can demonstrate the experience, skills and determination to help us meet this aspiration.

All our job opportunities are advertised on:


We only accept applications resulting from advertised posts and not speculative enquiries. Please note that applications will only be accepted from candidates completing the appropriate application form, and CVs are not accepted in substitution of these forms.

If you have any enquiries regarding working at OAK Academies Trust, please email or contact the HR Manager, on 0116 271 4941




At Overdale Infant School, we believe in the power of community and the invaluable support that volunteers provide. We warmly welcome individuals who are passionate about education and eager to make a difference in the lives of our students.

Ways You Can Volunteer:

  1. Reading Support: Volunteers play a crucial role in helping our pupils develop their reading skills. Whether it's reading aloud, listening to students read, or providing one-on-one support, your time and dedication can make a significant impact.

  2. Classroom Assistance: Assist our teachers in creating a dynamic and engaging learning environment. From preparing materials to working with small groups, there are plenty of opportunities to contribute to the classroom experience,

Benefits of Volunteering:

Volunteering at Overdale Infant School not only benefits our pupils but also provides valuable experience for those interested in pursuing a career in education. Whether you're considering becoming a teacher, educational assistant, or simply want to give back to the community, volunteering with us can help you gain the skills and experience needed to succeed.

Get Involved Today:

If you're interested in volunteering, we'd love to hear from you! Please contact our admin team on 0116 2882724 to learn more about current opportunities and how you can get involved.

Thank you for considering volunteering your time and talents to support our pupils. Together, we can make a positive difference in their educational journey.