Reception, Early Years Class Teacher – Sandringham & West Newton Primary Academy


Posted on: Friday 6 May 2022 | Diocese Of Norwich Education and Academies Trust.

School Road, West Newton, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6AX

We are seeking to appoint an energetic, enthusiastic and committed Reception/Early Years classroom teacher to take this new exciting position to work as part of our Reception / Early Years Foundation Stage and Nursery pm sessions (EYFS) team to provide high quality early years provision for children, undertaking work, care and support programmes to enable access to learning for all pupils within the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Sandringham & West Newton Primary Academy is a friendly idyllic village school which is part of the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT).

The successful applicant will be supported by an Executive Headteacher, Head of School, teaching and support staff, colleagues from across our Federation as well as our Academy Trust.  We work closely with our Academies Group Executive Principle (AGEP) who is another source of support for our staff.  Opportunities for further career development is also possible through the Trust.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an enthusiastic and dedicated classroom early years practitioner
  • Can deliver exciting, challenging lessons
  • Is committed to their own professional development
  • Works well as part of a small steadfast team
  • Will promote our Christian Values and uphold the Christian ethos of the Federation and DNEAT.

We can offer:

  • A supportive, friendly working environment with excellent school mentoring and induction
  • Colleagues who work closely together in the academy and across the Federation
  • Children that are well behaved, courteous, enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Full training and induction and a wider network of support within the Trust.


  • Part time (0.88fte)
  • Permanent Post
  • starting 1st September 2022

If you are excited by the prospect of joining our team, then please contact the Executive Headteacher via the email:

Visits to our school is by appointment only and can be arranged be contacting Trish Birrell, Administrator at or by telephoning the school office on 01485 540506

Please also visit our Federation websites for further information and insight into our federated school routines and ethos:

DNEAT Academy Trust is committed to Equal Opportunities regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Our trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment and an enhanced DBS disclosure will be sought as part of our safe recruitment process.  Proof of eligibility to work in the UK and 2 suitable references will be obtained. Our Safer Recruitment Policy states we will call for all references in advance of interview.

The successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations.

Closing date: Thursday 19 May 2022

Interviews: Monday 23 May 2022

How to apply

Please send completed application forms to: office@sandringhamwestnewton,

Executive Headteacher: Mrs Jane Gardener

School Road, West Newton, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6AX

Tel: 01485 540506




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