Ref 175340
Grade Teachers Pay Range
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From September 2021 
Closing Date 19/05/2021 
Delamere Road , Briercliffe , Burnley , Lancashire , BB10 2JU
Tel: 01282 459421
School website:
Roll: 330
From 1st September 2021, the Governing Body of the school are looking for an outstanding teacher to join our team of friendly, enthusiastic and hardworking staff and governors.

We are a caring, happy school where children are valued as individuals and provided with suitable challenge to enable them all to achieve. We can offer you children who are eager to learn and full of enthusiasm as well as a dedicated and welcoming team of staff, parents and governors.

This post will also offer the successful candidate exciting professional development opportunities as our school grows. Briercliffe Primary School currently has 330 pupils on roll. Starting in September 2020, the school began its expansion and our intake increased from 45 to 60 children. Over time, our school will have 420 on roll.

We are looking for someone with ambition and enthusiasm who can work well within a team and can have a lasting, positive impact on our children. The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills, and be able to plan and deliver an engaging curriculum for Key Stage 2 learners.

The post is suitable for both NQTs and more experienced teachers.

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
  • Degree
  • Essential Experience
  • Successful primary school teaching experience
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact (01282) 459421 or

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return completed applications forms to 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.