Ref 176020
Grade Teachers Pay Range
Term Part Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 01/09/2021  to 31/08/2022 
Closing Date 12:00pm 06/02/2021 
Bowerham Road , Lancaster , Lancashire , LA1 4HT
Tel: 01524 66516
School website:
Roll: 630
Moorside Primary School is looking to recruit a dedicated, outstanding class teacher to join our staff team from 1st September 2021. This post is two days a week, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and involves leading, planning and teaching French to all children from Year 3 to Year 6 as a key part of the PPA provision.

The role is a temporary appointment for one year to cover the sabbatical leave of the substantive post-holder. The successful candidate will teach a full day on Wednesdays in Year 3 and Year 5, then from 10:00am until the end of the school day on Thursdays in Year 4 and Year 6. PPA time will also be provided. There is also the potential for additional work in school as a supply teacher, on top of the contracted hours.

The successful candidate will also be expected to be the Subject Leader for MFL and have full accountability for standards in their subject.

Please see the attached Welcome Letter and Person Specification for further details.

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
Degree or equivalent
Essential Experience
Please see person specification
Desirable Experience
Please see person specification
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Please contact Jonathan Whitwell (Deputy Headteacher) for an informal discussion about the role. Please note that school is closed during half-term.

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application form attached. Completed applications must be emailed to
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.