Apply online CLASS TEACHER

Ref 174795
Grade TBA
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 1st September 2021  to 31st July 2022 
Closing Date 23/04/2021 
Club Lane , Chipping , Preston , Lancashire , PR3 2QH
Tel: 01995 61367
School website:
Roll: 35
The Governors of St Mary's RC Primary School, Chipping are seeking to appoint an excellent, highly motivated teacher to work alongside our current team. This will be a fulltime, temporary position for a year initially. St Mary's is a friendly Catholic school with a strong family ethos, good reputation and excellent links with the church, parish and local community. Our children are happy, friendly, polite and enjoy learning and we are looking for a teacher to help them to become the best they possibly can be.

We are looking for a class teacher who :-
  • Has a strong commitment to our Catholic ethos
  • Is able to demonstrate that they are an excellent classroom practitioner
  • Is committed to the highest standards for all children
  • Is creative, innovative and motivated
  • Has good interpersonal skills
  • Is able to work as part of a dedicated and enthusiastic team
  • Is willing to lead a subject
  • Has new ideas to bring to our school

    We will offer you:-
  • A friendly and dedicated staff team
  • A committed and supportive Governing Board
  • Excellent professional development
  • Happy, well-behaved children who love their school
  • The opportunity to utilise your curricular and other strengths

    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.

    More Information can be found at
  • Essential Qualifications
  • QTS and a Degree
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • A practising Catholic
  • Holds the Catholic Certificate of Religious Studies (or a willingness to undertake)
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    Please call the school office on 01995 61367 to talk to Headteacher Mrs Mary Morris

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    The Headteacher c/o the School. Application form attached. . Return forms to the Headteacher at the School

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