KS2 Teacher

Job details
Posting date: 21 April 2021
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 May 2021
Location: Norwich Road Academy, Thetford, IP24 2HT
Company: Vacancy Filler
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: APR20212542

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Norwich Road Academy
Norwich Road
IP24 2HT

Tel: 01842 753279
Website: and

Permanent Full time Salary: MPS/UPS Required for September 2021
The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant and ambitious academy, led by experienced and supportive professionals. Substantial recent investment into training, buildings and resources has contributed to our vision of providing high-quality learning experiences.

Norwich Road Academy joined the Eastern Multi-Academy Trust in August 2017. The Trust's values and vision are based on the four keywords; Empower, Motivate, Aspire, and Transform. We want to make a real and lasting difference to the communities within which we work – “transforming lives, transforming communities”.

Our aim at Norwich Road Academy is to prepare each of our pupils with the skills, attitudes and abilities for later life and we hope that their time with us will not only enable them to achieve their academic potential but also provide them with a wealth of happy memories and friendships to take with them on their journey. They are at the heart of everything we do. Our dedicated team of staff support them on their way, ‘Building our Love of Learning Together’.

The successful candidate will:

Care about pupils’ wellbeing and success Be committed to safeguarding Have Key Stage 2 experience Seek the highest standards in teaching and learning Demonstrate enthusiasm for teaching and the skills to inspire learners of all abilities
Promote independence and behaviour for learning Use positive behaviour management and have the ability to foster a supportive classroom ethos
Have a desire to continue their own professional development Have the wish to play an important part in our team and contribute to our further growth.

We can offer:

Friendly and professional colleagues An approachable and skilled leadership team Happy, responsive and polite pupils Supportive parents Highly trained teaching assistants NQT Support and induction programme A commitment to your continuing professional development Wellbeing and mental health support The opportunity to work in a forward thinking and aspirational Trust A strong curriculum, including Talk for Writing and Maths Mastery Well-resourced curriculum support and opportunities, including outdoor classroom, library, inclusion suite and modern technology.

We welcome applications from either Newly Qualified or more experienced, Qualified teachers.

Please look at our website, along with our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages to find out more about what we do.

If you would like to discuss the position, please contact Julia Miles - Principal on 01842 753279.

How to apply

Please apply via our website -

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Please ensure your application meets the essential requirements of the job description.

Closing date:                         Friday 14th May 2021 at 2pm

Interview date:                         to be confirmed

If we receive sufficient applicants of a high calibre, we may bring the closing date forward.

All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check including the Children's Barred List.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To this end, you may be required to undergo pre-employment checks.

This post is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.

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