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We encourage pre-application visits to the school to experience in person our friendly school community. To arrange a visit or for an informal discussion about any aspect of working at Swinderby All Saints C of E Primary School please contact the Headteacher, Mr J Day on 01522 868287 or email: enquiries@swinderby.lincs.sch.uk


Applicants should be aware that the Safer Recruitment Guidelines are followed and that Swinderby All Saints C of E Primary school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Positions are subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) and barred list check and please be aware that written references will be taken up at shortlisting stage, prior to interview.

Please see below the current vacancies:

Teaching Vacancies


EYFS, Year 1 & Year 2 Teacher

(Temporary, part time post from 1st September 2017 to 18th February 2018 however this may be extended to meet the needs of the school).  The hours of work are anticipated as being Wednesday morning for joint planning time and teaching all day Thursday and Friday.


A positive and inclusive primary school in rural Lincolnshire is currently looking for a temporary part time teacher who is passionate about teaching and cares about the development of pupils. Graded "Good" in all areas in 2012, the school has a clear vision to make itself the best it can be and gives its teachers every opportunity to succeed.

This Primary school is well-located between the City of Lincoln and the town of Newark on Trent, with good results and fantastic behaviour. Teachers promote enthusiasm and a "can do" attitude to learning, which builds pupils' confidence and makes the school a wonderful place to work.

The class of EYFS, Year 1 & Year 2 with approximately 29 pupils. The class is strongly supported by highly qualified Teaching Assistants.

The school is interested in candidates who can demonstrate the following:

  • Primary teacher trained. Not suitable for an NQT due to time commitment.
  • Key Stage 1 experience
  • Ambition and commitment
  • Maintain strong relationships with parents and carers
  • Two "Good" or "Outstanding" recent lesson observations
  • Contribute to the life of the school


Closing date: Thursday 6 July 2017 at Midnight.   Interviews: Wednesday 12 July 2017 – All day.

Support Vacancies


Midday Supervisory Assistant

Grade G2 SCP 3 – 6 (£15,246 - £15,807 pro rata, equated pay)


We have a vacancy for a midday supervisory assistant to work each day, for a minimum of 7.50 hours per week (11.40 -1.10pm).  5 days per week for 38 weeks of the year (term time only) and will start on 5th September 2017. This post is initially temporary until 31.08.2018


We are looking for a reliable, enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team of midday supervisors. The successful candidate will work as part of the team to carry out duties which include: setting out tables and chairs, checking lunch orders, serving lunches and encouraging the children to eat and enjoy their lunch, clearing away, supervising children over the lunch-time period - during the meal, in the playground, classrooms, corridors, cloakrooms, toilets, etc and escort children between areas where necessary.  Helping the children to play safely and supervise during wet playtimes. Clear tables and collect rubbish, wash and stack away tables, chairs, water jugs and clean dining area as required.  In addition, you must enjoy working with primary children, promote healthy eating, have a positive manner and be flexible. Have the ability to work with initiative and independence


Closing Date – Tuesday 27 June 2017.


Playworker to run the Before & After School clubs

Grade 3, Pts 6-9, (£15,807 - £17,419 pro rata, equated pay)


19hrs 10mins per week, 39 weeks per year.  The post is initially temporary until 31 December 2017, pending a review of the needs of the school.  


Hours of work are 7.30am – 9am and 3.20pm - 5.40pm, please be advised these may be changed to suit the needs of the club if they are found not to be practical.


We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person to join our team as a Playworker to organise and run our Before & After School Club to ensure the best provision for our children. The before school club will run Monday to Friday from 7.45am to 8.45am. The after school club will run from 3.30 pm to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.


The ideal candidate will be creative, be empathetic to the needs of individual pupils and be able to work independently. The ability to use your initiative and experience of working in a school environment is essential.


We would also like the successful candidate to have a high standard of GCSE in English and Mathematics (Grade C and above) and a relevant NVQ 2. Ideally the candidate will also be trained in First Aid


We are looking for candidates who

  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have a passion for a high quality of care
  • Are well organised
  • Are reliable, committed, flexible and enthusiastic
  • Have experience of food preparation and hygiene, although not essential as training will be given.
  • Can work on their own initiative, but also as part of a team
  • has inspired and innovative ideas to initiate, extend and develop exciting play;
  • has the ability to foster excellent relationships with children;
  • is an enthusiastic and motivated practitioner;
  • has a sense of humour!


Duties will include

  • Providing suitable and exciting activities for our children
  • Developing the self-esteem and independence of our children
  • Preparation of breakfast for our children
  • Supervising our children eating and then clearing the setting


Closing date for applications is Tuesday 27 June. Interviews will be held on 4 July 2017.

Completed application forms should be returned to the Headteacher,

Swinderby All Saints C of E Primary School, High Street, Swinderby. Lincoln. LN6 9LU.

Email: enquiries@swinderby.lincs.sch.uk