Why Join Us

​Minerva Learning Trust stands out as an excellent workplace, offering opportunities for personal development, career advancement, rewards, and overall wellbeing. Our dedicated staff is fueled by a profound passion for education, striving to enhance the lives of young individuals not only in Sheffield but also beyond.

When you become a part of Minerva Learning Trust, you join a collaborative community of education professionals united in a common vision and singular objective – to deliver an outstanding standard of education to our students, staff, and stakeholders each day.


Our mission “to provide an outstanding education for students, staff, and stakeholders within the Trust” is ingrained in everything that we do.

Learning and Development

We ensure that our staff consistently access high-quality development opportunities through our in-house training division, the Minerva Collaborative Learning Alliance.

Collaborative Generosity

We actively promote collaboration among schools, providing opportunities for mutual learning and inspiration.

Family and Lifestyle

Our range of supportive policies are designed to ensure each staff member has the work/life balance appropriate to them.

Our Responsibilities

We are dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusivity within our community. This commitment is evident through our equality statement and initiatives aimed at diminishing the gender pay gap.


We’ve introduced an ethical leadership program aimed at cultivating responsible and principled future leaders. This initiative instills core values, integrity, and social responsibility, fostering a positive culture.

Saving for the Future

We support your financial well-being through transparent pay progression policies, automatic enrollment in a defined benefit Pension Scheme (TPS or LGPS) with an employer contribution, and continuous training opportunities in pensions.

Health and Wellbeing

We prioritise the health and well-being of our staff and community by implementing our well-being and workload charters. Our in-house policies and procedures provide a supportive framework, and we extend further support with benefits like discounted healthcare and complimentary counseling services.

Minerva Learning Trust is proud to be Disability Confident registered. We prioritise inclusivity, valuing the diverse talents that individuals with disabilities bring to our team. As a Disability Confident employer, we ensure our workplace is accessible, supportive, and provides equal opportunities.

This registration signifies our commitment to breaking down barriers and creating an environment where everyone can thrive. We actively promote awareness, understanding, and offer ongoing support to our team members. Join us in fostering a workplace that celebrates diversity and embraces the unique strengths of every individual. At Minerva Learning Trust, we believe in building a future where everyone can contribute and succeed.

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