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Job Summary

Job Type
Teaching Assistant
Early Years
Contract Type
Part Time
Contract Term
Start Date
ASAP - ideally Jan 2020
Scale D, Pts 5 - 6, (£18,795-£19,171 FTE per annum, based on a 37 hour week) (£9.74 - £9.94 per hour). Please note that salary will be pro rata.
Closing Date

Teaching Assistant - for the nursery room (NEST)

Heacham Infant & Nursery School


Heacham Infant and Nursery School are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in the nursery room (NEST). The purpose of this role is to provide support for the learning, wellbeing and safety of our two year old children in the nursery. This role forms part of our EYFS provision. The ideal candidate will be proactive, patient and enthusiastic and will understand the needs of pupils to enable them to build relationships rooted in mutual respect. 

Salary: Scale D, Pts 5 - 6, (£18,795-£19,171 FTE per annum, based on a 37 hour week) (£9.74 - £9.94 per hour). Please note that salary will be pro rata.

Hours: 20 hours per week, 38 weeks per year (Term Time only). For more information regarding working hours please contact the school on 01485 570357.

Closing date: 17th December 2019
See attached forms for more details.
Heacham Infant and Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process


How to Apply

To apply please complete an application form (please note this is in 3 parts - all of which need completing - see the application guidance notes for more information) and email this

Alternatively post your application to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, c/o Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early should a viable field be met before the application closing date. Potential applicants are therefore advised to submit their application form as soon as possible for consideration.



Closing Date for Applications: 17-Dec-2019

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Primary schools
Louise Jackson
Age Range
Heacham Infant & Nursery School
School Road
PE31 7DQ
01485 570357
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Employer Details

Heacham Infant & Nursery School

A primary academy of West Norfolk Academies Trust

Together we explore, discover achieve and grow; developing outstanding practice

Our friendly, inclusive Infant school is situated in a large village on the West Norfolk coast.  We believe it is important to work in partnership with you and your children to develop and  build on their skills to create the best opportunities for their future. We will work hard to  communicate your child's achievement throughout school, discussing targets and plans  to support progress on a regular basis.

We have adopted the New Inspire Curriculum as a starting point to plan inspiring learning sequences and extend key skills through a breadth of engaging themes. We aim to develop childrens spiritual, moral, cultural and social skills suitable for modern Britain. This means that in our school we encourage respect, tolerance, kindness and thoughtfulness. It also means that we value and celebrate differences between us. We hope to raise our young childrens aspirations through links with the wider community and world.

We have great facilities, including extensive outdoor space and a Nursery offering flexible provision, including some full day spaces, for our 2-4 year olds. We plan trips, visits and workshops every term to make learning fun and offer a good range of after school clubs including multisports and Musical Theatre Club

Good achievement, happiness and good behaviour are our priorities and we ensure good care and guidance from dedicated staff and governors.