Welcome to Castle School Education Trust



Castle School Education Trust is a family of primary and secondary schools working together to achieve their shared ambition to provide great education for every child. As a trust, they educate more than 5,300 pupils across seven schools in South Gloucestershire as well as providing school improvement support to partner schools in the area.


Their strategy is informed by their long-term purpose, articulated in their shared ambition to provide a ‘great education for every child’.

Job Opportunitues

MFL Teacher


Emersons green // £143 – £199 per hour


Art Teacher


Emersons green // £143 – £199 per hour




CSET’s mission is to create a robust collaboration of schools that provides:


  • Strong dynamic and sustainable school leadership
  • Excellent professional learning for staff
  • A high quality, whole education for children and young people with opportunities, experiences and excellent outcomes that no school can achieve alone




Their shared ambition is to provide a great education to every child.


They enable every child to make exceptional progress through high expectations, focusing on foundations, prioritising teaching, expanding horizons and a culture of participation.

CSET’s values

A deep-rooted and continued commitment to inclusive education

Absolute commitment to a ‘rounded’ quality education. This includes a commitment to a curriculum which promotes achievement for all and excellent outcomes for students

A strong belief that working collaboratively and in partnership with others – who share our values – strengthens all

A strong belief in the importance of collective responsibility for the success of all children in our community


Chartfield Primary School


Wotton Road, Charfield, South Gloucestershire, GL12 8TG

Downend School



Westerleigh Road, Downend, South Glouestershire, BS16 6XA

Lyde Green Primary School


Willowherb Road, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS16 7LH

Mangotsfield School


Rodway Hill, Mangotsfield, Bristol, BS16 9LH

Marlwood School



Vattingstone Lane, Alveston, South Gloucestershire, BS53 3LA

Severn Beach Primary School


Ableton Lane, Severn Beach, South Gloucestershire, BS35 4PP

The Castle School



Park Road, Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, BS35 1HT

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