Apply online TEACHER (EYFS - Reception class)

Ref 175719
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/09/2021 
Closing Date 12pm 25/06/2021 
Alder Street , Burnley , Lancashire , BB12 6ED
Tel: 01282 428246
School website:
Roll: 373
Class teacher at Ightenhill Primary (EYFS)

Do you have the skills and the passion to work at Ightenhill and to make a difference for our amazing students ?

Are you a highly effective classroom practitioner with high aspirations, committed to raising standards of attainment and achievement for all?

Do you model clear and effective behaviour management strategies?

Are you a team player who is resilient, reflective and has a good sense of humour?

Are you committed to involving parents and the community in the life of the school?

We are able to offer:-
  • a welcoming and vibrant team, committed to driving up standards through self- improvement a knowledgeable and supportive governing body
  • enthusiastic and happy children
  • excellent opportunities for professional development

    If so, please apply.

    Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached

    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
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Teaching degree or equivalent
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • EYFS specific degree
  • Essential Experience
  • Significant experience in an EYFS setting
  • Desirable Experience
  • Classroom experience in KS1
  • Working in a variety of school settings/contexts
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    Visits to the school are recommended, please email or contact the office to book a slot by contacting the school on 01282 428246

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    D Worthington
    School Business Manager
    Ightenhill Primary School
    . 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.