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Vacancies /Teacher Training

Why work for the West Norfolk Academies Trust?

West Norfolk Academies Trust was developed from the success of Springwood High School and is focused on maximising the education of the young people in West Norfolk.  Our schools are friendly yet focused, with a clear improvement strategy for continuing to raise attainment and are working towards becoming ‘good’ schools and then ultimately ‘outstanding’, trust wide.

The West Norfolk Academies Trust offers:

  •  The opportunity to work and progress across a family of schools in West Norfolk;
  • The support and expertise of outstanding faculties across the Trust;
  • A full and detailed support programme for those new to the profession as well as for middle and senior leaders;·  Preparation for the future promotion and responsibilities within the   Trust for ambitious, creative and dynamic colleagues.

We are looking for inspirational teachers and staff to help develop the schools within the trust further as we move to the next exciting phase. 

If you think that you could make a contribution to our team, we would welcome your application. 

How to Apply

Internal vacancies can be found by clicking on the link opposite.

For current external  vacancies within the Trust please click on a post in the table below:

Post School Closing Date

Teacher of RE – Maternity
Cover (Temp) – Part Time 60%

Springwood High School 17th April 2018

Science Teacher

Smithdon High School 20th April 2018

Head of Department – History

Smithdon High School 20th April 2018

Executive Deputy Headteacher

Clenchwarton, West Lynn, Walpole Cross Keys Primary School  18th April 2018

Assistant Headteacher (EYFS/KS1)

Gaywood Primary School 19th April 2018
Assistant Headteacher  West Lynn Primary School 25th April 2018
Class Teacher - Year 1 (KS1) Heacham Infant School 20th April 2018

Cover Supervisor (One Post)

Clenchwarton, Walpole and West Lynn Primary Schools 16th May 2018
Science Teacher Springwood High School 19th April 2018
Head of Geography St Clements High School 20th April 2018 - 12 noon 
Teacher of Science St Clements High School 20th April 2018 - 12 noon 
Teacher of Maths Springwood High School  23rd April 2018
Class Teacher Year 2 (Full Time)  Clenchwarton Primary School  2nd May 2018
Part Time KS2 Teacher  Clenchwarton Primary School  2nd May 2018
Class Teacher – KS2 (Year 6) Snettisham Primary School 27th April 2018

To apply for a position please download the relevant application form below:

Application Form - Teaching Staff (PDF Version)
Application From - Teaching Staff (Word Version)
Application Form - Support Staff (PDF version)
Application Form Support Staff (Word version)

Please return completed application forms and covering letter by email to:

Or alternatively by post to;

West Norfolk Academies Trust
King's Lynn
PE30 4AW

We welcome visits to any of our Schools and you will be greeted warmly by staff and students. If you would like to arrange a visit to a school within the Trust then please contact the school direct and ask to speak to the Headteacher.