Class Teacher EYFS/KS1

Heacham Infant and Nursery School, King's Lynn, Norfolk


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job description

Heacham Infant and Nursery School part of West Norfolk Academies Trust are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative EYFS/KS1 classroom teacher to help them on their journey. They are proud of their lovely school, children, staff and families and are looking for someone with passion and drive. This is a great opportunity to join an extremely friendly, committed and supportive team of staff, governors and trustees who aim to widen opportunities for all children.

For a Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form please visit

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange, please email or call 01553 773393

To apply please complete a cover letter and application form (this is in 3 parts - see the application guidance notes for more information) and email this to:

Alternatively post your application to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, c/o Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early should a viable field be met before the application closing date. Potential applicants are therefore advised to submit their application form as soon as possible for consideration.

West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching in the required Key Stage
Has understanding of classroom organisation and learning strategies.
Ability to deliver consistently good or better lessons.
Has understanding of monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting of pupils’ progress.
Ability to communicate orally and write to a high standard
Has understanding of equal opportunities and inclusion.
Can demonstrate effective teaching and learning styles.
Able to promote the schools’ aims positively and use effective strategies to monitor personal, social and emotional needs.
Able to develop good personal relationships within a team.
Able to establish and develop close relationships with parents, governors and the community.
Can communicate effectively to a variety of audiences.
Can create a happy, challenging and effective learning environment.
Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 113 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 7
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Heacham Infant and Nursery School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Heacham Infant and Nursery School

Together we explore, discover achieve and grow; developing outstanding practice Our friendly, inclusive Infant school is situated in a large village on the West Norfolk coast. We believe it is important to work in partnership with you and your children to develop and build on their skills to create the best opportunities for their future. We will work hard to communicate your child's achievement throughout school, discussing targets and plans to support progress on a regular basis. We have adopted the New Inspire Curriculum as a starting point to plan inspiring learning sequences and extend key skills through a breadth of engaging themes. We aim to develop childrens spiritual, moral, cultural and social skills suitable for modern Britain. This means that in our school we encourage respect, tolerance, kindness and thoughtfulness. It also means that we value and celebrate differences between us. We hope to raise our young childrens aspirations through links with the wider community and world. We have great facilities, including extensive outdoor space and a Nursery offering flexible provision, including some full day spaces, for our 2-4 year olds. We plan trips, visits and workshops every term to make learning fun and offer a good range of after school clubs including multisports and Musical Theatre Club Good achievement, happiness and good behaviour are our priorities and we ensure good care and guidance from dedicated staff and governors.

School location

School Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 7DQ