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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    8 June 2023 at 12:55pm

  • Date listed

    22 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS1 - MPS6 & Up to UPS 3

Additional allowances

Trust Responsibilities with TLR may be awarded to the right candidate

What skills and experience we're looking for


A record of successful teaching KS2

Experience in a number of year groups

Experience of developing the curriculum

Experience of effective management of student behaviour

Experience of working in a team

Contribution to school beyond the classroom

Skills, Attributes and Knowledge

Ability to form strong working relationships with children

Ability to gain parental support and co-operation

Ability to work effectively under pressure

Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines

Commitment to continued personal development

Demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities

Setting high expectations to inspire, motivate and challenge

Ensuring good progress and outcomes by pupils

Demonstrating good subject, curriculum

Planning and teaching well-structured, exciting and stimulating lessons

Adapting teaching to respond to the strengths and needs of all pupils

Making accurate and productive use of assessment

Managing behaviour effectively

Showing awareness of national trends in pedagogy and practice

Commitment to personal welfare and safeguarding of children

Evidence of exceptional practice recognised by external and internal sources

Evidence of exceptional progress made by individuals or groups

IT literate.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • Children who are polite, keen to learn and fantastic to work with
  • Strong leadership and management
  • A supportive team and working environment
  • Enthusiastic and supportive parents
  • Great professional development opportunities
  • The support of working with other schools in our trust

Further details about the role

We are looking to appoint an experienced, highly motivated, hardworking, enthusiastic and innovative KS 2 Class teacher and to help continue our school's development, now and for the future. This is an excellent opportunity to join an extremely friendly, committed and supportive team of staff, governors and trustees who are passionate about widening opportunities for all children.

The successful candidate will be open to listening and finding new ideas and initiatives and be willing to contribute to school life beyond classroom teaching. We are looking for candidates who can work as part of a team and who will support the ethos, aims and visions of the school. They must have high expectations of themselves and others around them, have strong organisational skills, a positive outlook and a commitment to encourage and raise standards. Our ultimate aim is for everyone to feel valued and enabled to achieve their best and fulfil their true potential.

Commitment to safeguarding

West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check with barred list. Shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online search.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 but Exceptions Order may apply.

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About West Lynn Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
158 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11

We work together to learn together!

West Lynn Primary School is becoming a one form entry school with about 161 children split into seven classes. The children at West Lynn are well behaved, hardworking and report that they really enjoy coming to school. They also report how well cared for they feel by our wonderful team of teachers, teaching assistants and support staff

We have a fantastically supportive community of children, parents and staff. We work hard together to provide the very best education for our children in an environment which nurtures and cares for every individual.

We are part of the West Norfolk Academies Trust whose aim is to challenge and support a small group of schools to provide an excellent education for the young people of West Norfolk.

The Trust works in a supportive partnership with Primary and Secondary schools with each school maintaining their unique identity and ethos.

The schools work together to ensure maximum benefit for all students through economies of scale and shared resources.

The Trusts clear strategic vision for the future is based around four key areas:

Maximising student achievement
Ensuring each student is engaged with the school
Ensuring our students have access to world class resources
Delivering outstanding teaching and learning

Arranging a visit to West Lynn Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk.

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