We currently have 2 vacancies:

  • Head of School
  • Year 6 Class Teacher

Head of School

Due to the retirement of our Head of School, Imelda Cooper, we are seeking her permanent replacement to commence in September 2020. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office to make an appointment with the Executive Headteacher, Priscilla Crane.

A link to the advert on our MAT website can be found by following the link.

Application forms for Senior Leaders will also be found by following the link above.

The deadline for all applications is Tuesday 25th February 2020 at midday.

Interviews will be held on 10th and 11th March 2020.


Year 6 Class Teacher

Due to the retirement of our long-serving Year 6 teacher, we are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking teacher to start in September 2020.

The advert for the post can be found by following the link and visits to the school are warmly welcome. Application forms can be found on the right and will need to be submitted to the school office.

The deadline for all applications is Monday 9th March 2020 at midday.

Interviews will be held Monday 16th March 2020.


Application Process

All jobs are subject to the completion of the following documents which can be downloaded from this page:

  • CES Application Form (Teacher or Support Staff)
  • CES Recruitment Monitoring Form
  • CES Rehabilitation Form

Contracts are subject to the following checks, unless exceptionally you are exempt from any of the checks, in accordance with the relevant paragraphs below:

  • Two employment references satisfactory to the Employer
  • Medical clearance
  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance satisfactory to the Employer
  • Confirmation of qualifications and, where appropriate, Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and successful completion of a statutory induction period
  • Confirmation that you are not subject to either a Prohibition Order or Interim Prohibition Order
  • Verification of Identity and of the Right to Work in the UK
  • Proof of NI Number

Our Mission Statement

At St Mary's, we celebrate God's love for us, as we learn and grow together.

We live life to the full, to become the best we can be.

Discover Lowestoft

Lowestoft is Britain's most easterly town and the first place to see the sunrise.  Our school looks out on an expansive Blue Flag beach with golden sands.

We are also close to Oulton Broad with its nature reserve and excellent water activities.

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St. Mary’s RC Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS with Barred check and satisfactory references.


St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School
Kirkley Cliff, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 0DG
Tel: 01502 565384

Please contact the school office if you require a paper copy of the information on our website or wish to speak to our SENCo - Mrs Ware.