John Taylor Free School is an 11-18 school with an inclusive approach that offers high quality education for all local 11 – 18 year olds.

  • It is non-selective, welcoming children of all faiths, social, ethnic and cultural backgrounds.
  • Offers a broad, balanced, high quality curriculum, underpinned by exceptional support, care and guidance.
  • Is a learning hub for the wider community, seeking to contribute to cohesion in an area of new housing development with limited alternative local amenities.
  • Works effectively alongside neighbouring schools.
  • Equips its young people with the knowledge, experiences, skills and attributes to enable success beyond school.
  • As a partner school within JTMAT the focus is on the achievement and progress of all students, the acquisition of key learning skills, and the development of leadership attributes and experiences – both within and beyond the taught curriculum.

Admissions Policy 2022

Admissions Policy 2023

Staffordshire Local Authority Admissions

Derbyshire Local Authority Admissions

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Current Vacancies




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We are recruiting a variety of leadership and teaching roles across all subjects.

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