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  • Start date details

    Required from January 2024 but flexible on start date to secure the best candidate

  • Closing date

    29 November 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 October 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 1FTE

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We welcome applications from both newly qualified and experienced teachers across the primary range.

We are looking for a highly motivated, hard- working and enthusiastic teacher who:

  • is passionate about learning
  • puts the well-being, happiness and progress of our children first
  • has the highest expectations of all the pupils and themselves
  • has a positive outlook and enables children to believe they can achieve
  • is inspirational, innovative and a creative practitioner
  • is enthusiastic and willing to work with us to improve our academy including leading a subject area within our curriculum
  • enjoys working collaboratively and being part of an outstanding team
  • is flexible and willing to contribute to all aspects of academy life
  • has a good sense of humour

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • a friendly, welcoming, enthusiastic and committed staff team
  • fantastic children who are keen to learn
  • embedded systems for supporting SEND learners recognised by Ofsted June 2023 to be effective including a large team of teaching support staff, 2 Thrive Practitioners and staff with specialist training in communication and language support
  • Opportunities for professional development through our emerging bespoke SEND provision
  • We are a PIXL school
  • commitment to CPD and professional development with opportunities across the Trust
  • the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment both within the academy and also as part of the DNEAT family of schools which includes 36 other primary schools
  • A Student and Family Support Team of staff who are non- teaching and able to support families and children- reducing barriers to learning and on hand to support building effective relationships with families
  • a happy and positive working environment- PPA at home

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Swaffham CofE Primary Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
212 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Arranging a visit to Swaffham CofE Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@swaffhamprimary.norfolk.sch.uk.

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