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  • Start date details

    Autumn Term

  • Closing date

    13 June 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    7 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Honesty, Aspiration, Respect, Responsibility, Kindness

“Because children only get one chance to benefit from a great education.”

At Olympic Primary School we believe that all children have a right to an excellent education in order to give them the best life chances. We have high aspirations for our children, staff and communities. At the heart of our school, is a dedicated team of staff who are committed to being part of a school that is equipped to enable all students to make outstanding progress.

Does this sound like you? If so we would love to hear from you!

We are looking for a Reception teacher to join our Early Years team. The successful candidate will be committed to becoming a highly effective teacher. We look to recruit staff that can engage and inspire both pupils and colleagues. Successful candidates will be resilient, hardworking and willing to go the extra mile to ensure that our provision is 'Good or better, everyday'. We have a strong track record for developing extremely successful and effective teaching staff and we would love to support you to have a fantastic teaching experience. We pride ourselves on being caring and supportive employers with dedicated career development pathways for teaching staff and a relentless focus on work life balance for all staff.

We are a caring and happy school where children of all abilities and social backgrounds achieve. Our children are at the heart of everything we do and all the decisions we make. Our children are well-behaved and always aspire to be “the best versions of themselves”.

We are a popular and fully-inclusive Primary school situated in Wellingborough. We have a fully resourced school and an embedded Trust pedagogy. This includes a developed programme of investment in the IT infrastructure and environment of the school both internally and externally.

What the school offers its staff

  • A dynamic leadership team, to offer you the support and guidance that you need;

  • A teaching team that is united in their commitment and passion for delivering the very best for our children every day.

  • Teachers benefit from additional release time in addition to PPA / ECT to support their personal development.

  • A network of schools which provides you with a group of staff, wider than your school, to learn from and be supported by.

  • Cutting-edge technology provided by partners Google and Apple.

  • All teachers receive a Chromebook that converts to a tablet, to support planning.

  • A staff perks membership: providing loyalty rewards and discounts from retailers.

  • Any employee assistance programme that is free to all employees and their families

Further details about the role

We encourage tours of our wonderful school but please also visit our school website and Facebook page where you can see our new school video - the children’s faces say it all about our happy, innovative and high performing school.

Please contact the school office on school@olympicprimaryacademy.net to arrange a visit and a tour.

For an application pack, please contact Kayleigh Dalton, HR/Office Manager via k.dalton@olympicprimaryacademy.net

We look forward to hearing from you and receiving your application.

Closing date: Thursday 13th June @ 5.00pm

Interview expected to be held: w/c 17th June 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

Lion Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.
The successful candidate will require two positive references from current and previous employers. The position is subject to an enhanced DBS and medical checks.

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About Olympic Primary

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
375 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Do you want to work in a school that OFSTED 2023 says this about:
Staff are very proud to work at Olympic Primary. They recognise that the school has improved considerably since it was taken over by Lion Academy Trust.
Classrooms are calm, purposeful place where pupils can focus on their learning.
Staff adapt lessons to meet the needs of pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). These changes ensure that pupils with SEND learn the full curriculum.

Arranging a visit to Olympic Primary

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email k.dalton@olympicprimaryacademy.net.

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