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EYFS Teacher

(to cover maternity leave)

September 2022 to February half term 2023


St Swithun’s Church of England VC Primary School is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic EYFS teacher to join our committed and hardworking team.


We are a one form entry Primary School serving the local community, with a supportive and inclusive Christian ethos.


Are you?

  • An innovative classroom practioner who enjoys working with and sharing their knowledge with others
  • Committed to developing the whole child
  • Able to provide engaging learning experiences that inspire and support children to become lifelong, independent learners
  • Reflective and keen to develop your practice?

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to be part of a school judged to be ‘good’ by Ofsted and ‘outstanding’ by SIAMS
  • A welcoming school where the children are happy and willing to learn
  • A positive, friendly, enthusiastic staff committed to achieving the best for our children
  • A caring and supporting environment that supports and enhances our vision and ethos
  • The opportunity to make a real contribution to school development


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed – please contact Helen Sedgwick by telephone or email to arrange a visit. Application forms are also available from the school office or on the school website.

Telephone: 01767 680692

 Email – schooloffice@stswithuns.cbeds.co.uk.

The governors of our school are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.

Closing date:  24th May 2022

Interviews:      26th May 2022


Administrative Assistant (two part-time roles)


Hours:              8.30 – 11.45

                           11.45 to 4.30

                           Both roles are Monday to Friday, Term time only, 5 inset days

 Salary:            NJC scale point 5


We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, well organised, polite and customer focused individual, to join our busy, friendly office team on a permanent basis. This is a varied and busy role, placing you as the first point of contact both by telephone and in person.


The school office offers a busy and interesting environment to the right candidate.  We are looking to appoint someone with strong communication skills and efficient administrative skills, who is able to multi task, remaining calm and welcoming at all times.


You need to be


  • A self-motivated person that has high standards and a strong work ethic
  • Proficient in the use of technology and management software systems, having the ability to learn new systems
  • Able to manage your own workload and have the ability to use your initiative
  • Understanding of confidentiality and GDPR
  • Upholding of our strong Christian ethos
  • Understanding of the school’s values and uphold these when interacting with children and staff


Applicants must be good team players, with a positive can-do attitude.  They must also be educated to GCSE level including English and Maths at grades A-C or equivalent.


Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01767 680692.  Application forms and job details can be found on the school website: https://stsswithunssandy.co.uk


St Swithun’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


 Closing Date:  Once suitable applicant is appointed


Teaching Assistant  (NVQ Level 2)

 NJC Scale Point 3


Fixed term contract for one year (September 22 to July 23)


 Do you feel passionately about the teaching and learning of children with special needs and are you prepared to strive to enable every pupil to achieve their full potential?


We are looking to recruit an outstanding, creative and enthusiastic Level 2 teaching assistant to work in our autism provision. The successful applicant should have experience of working with children with SEN and be committed to improving the outcomes of young children with autism.


You should have experience of working in either a mainstream classroom or similar provision. This post is for 27.5 hours a week, term time only plus 5 training days.


The position is for a fixed term and employment will commence once DBS checks and references are obtained, as we are a safer recruitment school. We would encourage you to visit and experience our school for yourselves.


The closing date for this position is Friday 10th June 2022. Interviews will be held week beginning Monday 20th June 2022. 


Application forms and relevant documentation are available by clicking on the links below:


Teaching Roles

Teaching application form

Teaching application guidelines

Class teacher job description and person specification

Non-Teaching Roles

Non teaching application form

Non teaching application guidelines

Other information

Privacy notice for job applicants

Equal opportunities form


Our school follows strict safeguarding procedures and is committed to promoting the welfare of children.  All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.