Ref 176702
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 1/09/21  to 31/08/22 
Closing Date 12 noon 29/07/2021
Kepple Lane , Garstang , Preston , Lancashire , PR3 1PB
Tel: 01995 603454
School website:
Roll: 212
The Governors of Garstang St Thomas Church of England Primary School are looking to appoint a full time teacher to join our team from September 2021.
In our Church of England School, candidates must be able to actively support the Christian ethos of the school.

We are seeking to appoint a teacher who:
- has energy, passion and is highly motivated to work with children
- will care about our children – their welfare and achieving their best
- is resilient, reflective and is committed to becoming the best possible teacher
- can create an environment that engages, inspires and allows children to make the most progress
- has the highest expectations of children’s work and behaviour
- has excellent inter-personal skills and the ability to develop and maintain positive, open relationships with parents, pupils and staff

The successful candidate will be joining a team of experienced and supportive teachers and board of governors. We can offer opportunities for professional development.
Do you love teaching? Can you enable every single child in your class to make rapid progress in learning? Please apply.

Applications from newly qualified teachers and experienced teachers are equally welcome. The position will be in a Year 3 class in the first instance.

Please complete the application form available from this page.
We are looking for someone who will be able to prepare over the summer and make an excellent start for our children at the start of September. Due to time of year, we ask candidates to create a short video to introduce yourself to the children and share what it would be like to be in your Year 3 class in September.
Application form and video should be sent to: (please note that videos can be e-mailed or shared by link).

Rehabilitation 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
Proposed Interview Date:

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Please download the application form from this website. Please return the application form, letter and video/link to:

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