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Working For Benson

Benson Community School is an oversubscribed and culturally diverse primary school. We believe in high standards, team work and a whole school learning culture. Located close to the Jewellery Quarter, the school has excellent transport links, including a metro stop opposite that runs directly in to Birmingham City Centre. The local area is very multi-cultural and is steeped in history.
Did you know – one of the world’s first factories was opened up a stone’s throw away from the school?

Our current vacancies are listed at the bottom of the page so check out what we're looking for.

Benefits of working at Benson

We’re always looking for enthusiastic, dedicated individuals to join our teams – working with children is a rewarding yet demanding job that requires strength of character.

Friendly and welcoming staff

Great CPD opportunities

Excellent partnerships between pupils, staff, parents, governors and the community

A forward-thinking approach to a team around the child

When you work for Benson, you join a school committed to teaching & learning that is full of like-minded, hard working professionals. The school is focused on providing wider opportunities for its pupils, such as music lessons, drama workshops and a computing curriculum.

Benson has been known to allow staff to take leave for special projects that relate to education. An example of this was allowing a teacher to take 2 days leave to travel to Uganda to work in a school supporting early years

At Benson we truly believe “There are no limits to what you can achieve”



Benefits of working for the local authority

Pension scheme with a generous employer contribution

Flexible working, where applicable

Family-friendly policies including job sharing

A supportive and empowering organisational culture

Generous holiday entitlement

Subsidised travel passes

Occupational Health support including a confidential counselling service.

Staff discount scheme with a number of local businesses.

An accredited Investor in People.