KS1 Teacher

West Earlham Infant and Nursery School, Norwich, Norfolk


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,269
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

Governors are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher to join our school, set in the dynamic neighbourhood of West Earlham in Norwich. The post holder will join our KS1 team in a Y2 class. We will consider exceptional NQTs with some experience of KS1 and EYFS. Recent experience of KS1 SATs is desirable.

We are looking for someone who
• Understands how young children develop and learn
• Is reflective and innovative with a commitment to self-improvement
• Is able to adapt their pedagogy to meet the needs of all children and is keen to use the environment and routines as learning opportunities
• Can use highly skilled behaviour strategies to engage and nurture children
• Has experience of using RWI
• Has the ability to build strong and positive relationships with colleagues and families
• Has resilience and the moral drive to narrow the gap for children from disadvantaged backgrounds
• Has an enthusiasm and willingness to take part in the broader life of the school

You can expect:
• To work with a forward thinking and a highly committed outstanding team
• To be welcomed and supported by staff, governors, children and families
• To learn with us from our expert ‘resident’ speech and language therapist
• To work closely with our nursery team and EYFS colleagues
• To develop as a teacher and receive appropriate support and opportunities to enable you to do this
• To contribute to school improvement and development

How to Apply
Applicants should access more information about our school via our website www.weins.co.uk. We actively welcome applicants from out of Norfolk. Visits to the school by appointment are warmly welcomed, although this will not prejudice those applying from out of county

For further details please don’t hesitate to get in touch, our number is 01603 451299. You can find an application form by clicking on the orange “Apply for Job” button.
Please return your application to us via email to office@westearlhaminfant.norfolk.sch.uk or by post to the school address.

Please do not apply if you are unable to attend for interview on the day below.

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 27th April 2020

Interviews to be held on: Thursday 7th May 2020

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Ideally experience of KS1 SATS

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 281 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 7
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website West Earlham Infant and Nursery School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email office@westearlhaminfant.norfolk.sch.uk

School location

Scarnell Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 8HT