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Bispham Road , Carleton , Poulton-Le-Fylde , FY6 7PE
Tel: 01253 882225
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The Governors of Carleton St Hilda's Church of England Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated full time class teacher to join our hard working and enthusiastic staff team.

Carleton St Hilda's is a happy and successful average size primary school with a strong Christian vision. Our Christian values are at the centre of everything that we do and we have high expectations of both our pupils and ourselves.

We wish to appoint a teacher who:
  • is fully supportive of and committed to our strong Christian ethos and Christian faith
  • is an inspirational, creative and highly effective classroom practitioner
  • is able to engage pupils through a creative and innovative curriculum
  • is well organised and has high expectations of learning, achievement, progress and behaviour
  • has excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • is a team player and is willing to engage in all aspects of school life

    As a school we can offer you:
  • a distinctive Christian ethos where everyone is valued and supported
  • happy pupils whose behaviour and attitude towards their learning is excellent
  • a staff team dedicated to ensuring that all pupils enjoy learning and achieve their full potential
  • strong partnerships with parents, the church family and local community
  • a strong, supportive Governing Body with a clear vision for the future of our school
  • a pleasant learning and working environment

    The recruitment process will be undertaken within COVID-19 safe arrangements.
    Interviews will be face to face within a safe area - St Hilda's Church/church hall and in respect of social distancing rules.
    For candidates who are successful within the interview process, teaching observations will then be undertaken on a date w/c 26th April. These will take place in the candidate's own school environment. If this is not possible alternative arrangements will be made.
    Following both a successful interview and a successful teaching observation an appointment will be made.

    We are happy to arrange zoom meetings for prospective candidates who are considering applying for the post. Please telephone Mrs Williams in the school office (01253 882225) to arrange.

    Candidates who are shortlisted for interview will be invited to visit the school at the end of the teaching day on Tuesday/Wednesday, 20th/21st April 2021.

    We look forward to hearing from you.

    Closing date for applications: Friday, 16th April 2021 at 12 noon
    Interviews scheduled: 22nd April 2021
    Start date: 1st September 2021

    Application forms and other documentation are attached.

    Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.
    Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.
  • Essential Qualifications
  • Please see person specification
  • Essential Experience
  • Please see person specification
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    We are happy to arrange zoom meetings for prospective candidates who are considering applying for the post. Please telephone Mrs Williams in the school office (01253 882225) to arrange.

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached.. Completed applications to be emailed to:
    by 12 noon on Friday, 16th April 2021

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.