Newly Qualified Teacher

Gaywood Primary 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 summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Newly Qualified Teacher to join our forward thinking team at Gaywood Primary School part of West Norfolk Academies Trust.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about childrens learning and committed to working alongside other professionals.

You will be offered a supportive and friendly working environment in a school that firmly holds children at the heart of everything they do.

Alongside this, you will be offered an unrivalled NQT Induction programme alongside a supportive NQT mentor who will guide you through the crucial first stages of your career.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

For a job description, person specification and application form please visit

To apply please complete an application form (all 3 parts must be completed - see the application guidance for more information) and e-mail this to or send your application with a covering letter to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW.

Please note that we reserve the right to shortlist prior to the closing date if a viable field is met early. Therefore, we advise applicants to submit their application 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

To fulfil the Conditions of Employment for Teachers as defined in the current School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document.
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.
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.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 411 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Gaywood Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Gaywood Primary School

School location

Field Lane, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AY