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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    25 April 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    26 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - One Year

Pay scale

M1 to UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you an excellent practitioner who knows how to motivate polite, well behaved children and bring them on with their learning?

Can you embrace the challenge of supporting children to make progress with their learning regardless of their starting point?

What the school offers its staff

Hillcrest Primary School is a three-form entry Primary School, currently rated as Good by Ofsted (June 2023), on the outskirts of Downham Market. With less than a 5-minute drive to Downham Market Train Station, you find yourselves on a direct line to either Kings Lynn or London.

Hillcrest is in an exciting place, continually developing new ways of energising and motivating the next generation of pupils through the following means...

  • Our bespoke Text-Linked Curriculum is designed to raise the profile of Reading and ensure the children see the links between all of their learning;
  • Our Independent Learning programme encourages the children to take responsibility for their own learning and to make sensible choices that improve their outcomes;
  • From September 2021 we have introduced an Outdoor Learning Curriculum which will take advantage of the wealth of outdoor space at our disposal, including a Forest School, to further engage the children with their learning

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Downham Market, Hillcrest Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
465 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Phone number
01366 388191

Hillcrest Primary School is a three-form entry Primary School, currently rated as Good by Ofsted (January 2018), on the outskirts of Downham Market. With less than a 5-minute drive to Downham Market Train Station, you find yourselves on a direct line to either Kings Lynn or London.

Hillcrest is in an exciting place, continually developing new ways of energising and motivating the next generation of pupils through the following means...
• Our bespoke Text-Linked Curriculum is designed to raise the profile of Reading and ensure the children see the links between all of their learning;
• Our Independent Learning programme encourages the children to take responsibility for their own learning and to make sensible choices that improve their outcomes;
• From September 2021 we have introduced an Outdoor Learning Curriculum which will take advantage of the wealth of outdoor space at our disposal, including a Forest School, to further engage the children with their learning

Arranging a visit to Downham Market, Hillcrest Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@hillcrest.norfolk.sch.uk.

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