Phillimore Primary School

About our School


Phillimore is a diverse, multicultural school, with a commitment to raising attainment and ensuring good progress for all of our pupils.  Our curriculum reflects the diversity of our school population.  Although located in an area of acute social deprivation with consequent barriers to learning, the school has become successful in securing good pupil progress.


Ofsted describe Phillimore as a good school where:

  • Leaders, managers and governors lead teaching well
  • Value is added to pupils’ learning
  • Pupils achieve well, and make good progress from generally low starting points
  • Teaching is often excellent
  • Members of the inclusion team ensure pupils have equal opportunities
  • Different cultural heritages and languages are celebrated
  • Pupils behave well in lessons and around school
  • Pupils are keen to learn and try their best
  • There are very good relationships with parents
  • Governors know the school well

What we can offer trainee teachers

  • A happy and friendly school environment
  • Expert support from experienced colleagues
  • An inclusive environment
  • Excellent opportunities for CPD

What we would like from you

  • High expectations for all
  • A love of learning
  • Commitment to constantly develop practice

How to apply

If you want to find out more about Phillimore Community Primary School please click on the link to our website below:

Should you wish to apply for a place please use the link on the Sheffield South East Learning Partnership main homepage.

We are also holding some open days whereby potential students can visit us and learn more.  For details of these, please contact us:

' 0114 2494036

Email: Debbie Morris, School Business Manager,

Please apply for School Direct places with SSELP in Sheffield via the UCAS website below. You will need to choose SSELP as your provider (programme code 25YM):

Apply here via UCAS

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