Ref 174849
Grade Teachers Pay Range
Term Part Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 01/09/2021  to 31/08/2022 
Closing Date 07/05/2021 
Heys Street , Thornton Cleveleys , Lancashire , FY5 4JP
Tel: 01253 821128
School website:
Roll: 129
The governors of Thornton Primary School would like to appoint an outstanding and creative classroom teacher to work as part of the innovative, creative staff team.

The position will be part-time, 2.5 days per week, and is temporary for one year.

The successful candidate will:

Be passionate about achieving the very best for every child.
Have excellent subject knowledge across the curriculum.
Have a high degree of professionalism in their approach to work.
Be well organised and have the highest expectations of learning, achievement, progress and behaviour for all children.
Inspire pupils through creative teaching.
Be enthusiastic and fully committed to playing an active role in every aspect of school life.
Establish and maintain excellent relationships with children, parents and colleagues.

Thornton Primary School has lots to offer the successful candidate:
A wide range of CPD opportunities.
A happy and welcoming school where everyone is valued and supported.
Positive, happy children who enjoy learning and are ambitious about what they can achieve.
Supportive parents and governors.

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
Qualified Teacher Status
Desirable Qualifications
Desirable Experience
Experience of working with mixed age classes.
Experience of working in a school with a high level of children with SEND.
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Contact David Ashcroft, Headteacher on 01253 821128

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application form attached. Please return to the Headteacher c/o the School.
Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached

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