Reception/Nursery Teacher (0.8 FTE)

Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery, Thetford, Norfolk


Job details

Working pattern Part-time only
Salary £24,373,.00 to £35,971,.00 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery seeks to appoint a highly motivated and creative teacher looking for a new challenge to join our experienced, dedicated and friendly team. We are appointing a teacher to work four days a week in our mixed nursery and reception class.

We are a thriving rural village primary school with just under 100 pupils, including our nursery. We are at the heart of our local community and proud to be part of the Sapientia Education Trust family of primary and high schools in Norfolk. The children we have on roll are from Great Hockham, surrounding villages and local towns. We are extremely lucky to be situated adjacent to woodland, which we make full use of as part of our wider curriculum and commitment to outdoor learning. Our school motto, ‘Creative, Caring, Daring’ sums up our aim of providing inspiring, challenging and nurturing educational opportunities for all our children.

Please telephone the school, 01953 498302, to arrange a visit, or to have an informal chat with Mrs Hall (Headteacher).

Closing Date: Noon Monday 9th December 2019

Interview Date: Thursday 12th December 2019

Complete the application form using the link from or contact the HR team.

Tel: 01953 609012 Email:

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2019, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 101 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery website (opens in a new window)
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School location

Watton Road, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1PB