Ref 174853
Grade Teacher Pay range
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 01/09/2021  to 31/08/2022 
Closing Date Noon on 16/04/2021 

Tel: 01524 65880
School website:
Roll: 196
Why are some cereals magnetic? What design will be most effective on our Fair Trade packaging? What trees do these leaves come from? Who chooses street names? How many blue whales could fit along our running track?
These are just some of the questions our well behaved children have explored recently as part of our curriculum which 'teaches to the heart'. If you believe in engaging children with their learning, teaching creativity and promoting good outcomes then read on. If you believe in working closely with the community and that education changes lives then we could be the school for you.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative teacher to join our brilliant hard working team. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of Key Stage 2 teaching which leads to excellent progress and outcomes. This would be an excellent opportunity for someone looking for the next stage in their career, as our school builds on its 'Good' Ofsted and growing reputation. Why not visit our website or contact school for an informal chat to see if you want to be part of the team...

This is a full time post on a 1 year fixed term contract, whilst the post holder is Acting Deputy Head.

This post is not suitable for an NQT.

Interview date - 03/05/2021

Oh, and if you're still wondering, our running track is around 12 blue whales in length.

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
Essential Experience
Teaching in KS2
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Mr Mel MacKinnon
01524 65880

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Online application to be completed, printed out and returned to the school by post or in person -NOT BY EMAIL.
Mr Mel MacKinnon
Willow Lane CP School
Willow Lane

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