Joining Our Community

Here at Stanley Learning Partnership we are continually looking to grow, be that in terms of pupils, staff or our community of schools. The opportunities we offer are boundless and we pride ourselves on being forward thinking and innovative in our approach to education and employment.

Our Schools

All of the schools within Stanley Learning Partnership follow the Local Authority Admissions Procedure.

If you have been offered a place at an SLP for our September 2021 intake you will be contacted by the school directly in due course.  In the meantime, more general information regarding this can be accessed by clicking on the following link.

For more information about applying for a primary place for September 2021, visit the Durham County Council website for information regarding the school admission process and primary school admissions. This also includes:

An explanation of the process for applying for a school place, including important dates

The selection process

Over subscription criteria

Details of when offers of places will be communicated to parents

How applications can be made outside of the normal procedure and how they will be dealt with

The appeals timetable, including dates of when any waiting list will be held until following communication for offers of places.

For information concerning appeals against an admission decision, including when and how appeals will be heard, visit: School admissions-appeals.

All Stanley Learning Partnership schools admission arrangements comply with The School Admissions Code and The School Admissions Appeal Code.

The School Admissions Code

The School Admissions Appeal Code

Prospective parents are welcome to independently contact the school to which they are applying should you wish to view the facilities or meet the Head teacher.

Greenland Community Primary School: 01207 232147
South Stanley Infant & Nursery School: 01207 232445
South Stanley Junior School: 01207 232059
Bloemfontein Primary School: 01207 232198
Annfield Plain Infant School: 01207 234691
Annfield Plain Junior School: 01207 234531
East Stanley School: 01207 233611

Thank you for considering SLP for your child and we look forward to welcoming you and your family into our community of schools in the near future.

Our Teaching Staff

Stanley Learning Partnership and the schools within it pride ourselves on having a highly experienced and inspirational workforce. Our teaching staff, many of whom are outstanding, bring with them a wealth of knowledge and expertise across all key stages enabling them to provide superb teaching for all ages and abilities. In doing so, we provide our children with the best standard of education possible.

The Members and Trustees of SLP are seeking to appoint the following staff at South Stanley Infant & Nursery School.

Class teacher – permanent role

Class teacher – temporary role (maternity cover Jan 2022-Dec 2022)


Our Support Staff

Our support staff, both teaching and non-teaching, are equally as important to our children’s progress and happiness whilst at school. Experienced in their own specialism they are all highly valued by both peers and pupils and play an integral role in the smooth running of our schools.

Our centralised team work across all schools within the Partnership. Working in very specialist roles including school improvement, business management, health & safety, finance and marketing this enables our Headteachers to focus on their school and its performance and progression.

The members & Trustees of SLP are seeking to appoint a Lunchtime Supervisor (Temporary) at East Stanley School.

Lunchtime Supervisor (temporary)