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Marshland St James Primary and Nursery School

"A Member of the Diocese of Ely Multi-Academy Trust"

KS1 Teacher Vacancy

Required for January 2018

Permanent, full time KS1 Class Teacher

Grade: MPS

Marshland St James Primary and Nursery School (a member of the Diocese of Ely Multi-Academy Trust) is a friendly, happy and caring school, of approximately 100 pupils, situated in the west of Norfolk enjoying a rural location but with good road links to Kings Lynn, Peterborough and Ely. We strive for high standards in all aspects of school life and are committed to the well-being of all our children and staff.  

The Governors are seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic teacher to join our dedicated teaching team. We are looking for a creative and committed teacher who can help our children develop a life-long love of learning at the start of their educational journey.

We are seeking to appoint a classroom teacher who:

·         Has experience of working in Key Stage 1

·         Has high standards and expectations of learning and behaviour in all children

·         Is an excellent or an aspiring classroom practitioner

·         Works well in a team and can form positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents

·         Is passionate about making a positive difference to our children

·         Will actively promote and support the distinct Christian ethos of our school

We offer in return:

·         A village school with a welcoming and positive Christian ethos

·         Children who are keen to learn and are well-behaved

·         A warm and bright learning environment in a well-resourced school

·         A commitment to your own professional development with excellent opportunities to work alongside professionals within other DEMAT schools

Applications are welcome from NQTs and experienced practitioners. 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and positively encouraged.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date: Monday 2nd October 2017

Interview date: Thursday 12th October 2017

(Observation of teaching in current school prior to interview)

For further details and an application form please contact Nicola Houghton either via email at , by telephone on 01945 430378 or download the application pack below.


  1. Teacher Application Form
  2. KS1 Person Specification Sept 2017