Why work for Whittington Primary and Nursery School? | Supporting Information | Current Recruitment Opportunities | Where are we?


Dear Colleague,

Thank you for your interest in working at Whittington Primary and Nursery School.

At Whittington Primary School, we have very high aspirations for our pupils, irrespective of their starting points. At the end of Key Stage Two, our outcomes are well-above the National Average and our children move successfully onto the next stage in their education as confident, competent, happy, independent learners.

We are proud of our school curriculum, which is underpinned by the National Curriculum and enhanced by the Whittington Passport. Teaching and learning at Whittington Primary School ensures that learners have a breadth of knowledge, skills and understanding so that they are well-prepared for life-long learning. Lessons are creative and enjoyable and make use of our school grounds and local area.

We also place great value on establishing a genuine partnership between home and school. Shared goals, encouragement and support from both home and school lay a firm foundation for our pupils’ learning and well-being. It also helps to prepare them for an ever changing world.

Whittington Primary School is an exciting and happy place to learn. Our pupils are hard-working, polite and friendly and have a determination to succeed.

Nichola Leeson
Head Teacher

Why work at Whittington Primary and Nursery School?

A passion for excellence

Leadership Opportunities

Staff well-being programmes

High Performing Schools

Teaching & Research Schools

Flexible working

Supporting Information & Partner Organisations

Current Recruitment Opportunities

There are currently no vacancies at our school – be sure to check back soon!

Finance Support Officer

Permanent, 37 hours per week Term Time Only plus INSET days
Working Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm
Salary: Grade 5 £23,893 to £25,119 per annum pro rata
Actual salary: £20,748.23 to £21,812.87 per annum
Closing Date: 12 noon Monday 11th December 2023
Job Description and Person Specification
Application Form

Where are we?

Whittington Primary and Nursery School
Common Lane
Lichfield, Staffordshire WS14 9LG