Apply online CLASS TEACHER - KEY STAGE 2 (Year 5)

Alder Street , Burnley , Lancashire , BB12 6ED
Tel: 01282 428246
School website:
Roll: 373
Ightenhill Primary School, Burnley.


The Governing Body of the school is wishing to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic teacher to join our teaching team at Ightenhill.

The vacancy has arisen due to the need for a maternity cover for in one of our Year 5 classes.

The role will be fixed term until the end of the academic year, but could lead to further opportunities within the school setting.

We Can Offer:-
The benefits of working with colleagues who set high standards and possess a great sense of 'team'!
Children who consistently demonstrate respectful and positive behaviours underpinned by a set of clear School Values.
The opportunity to work in a purposeful learning environment, where your efforts will make a difference to our young people.
Ongoing high quality professional and personal development, to further your career.
A forward-thinking innovative and collaborative team environment.

School visits are strongly encouraged - please contact the School Office to make an appointment - talk to our staff and children about our school atmosphere and ethos.

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.

We can offer visits during the school day by contacting the school office.

The closing date is 14th October 2021
Interviews will be held during the w/b 18th October 2021
Essential Qualifications
Qualified Teacher Status
Desirable Qualifications
See Job & Person Specification
Essential Experience
Experience of working in KS2
Desirable Experience
See Job & Person Specification
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Please contact the school office on 01282 428246 to arrange to speak to the Headteacher.

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Miss D Worthington
School Business Manager
Ightenhill Primary School
Alder Street
BB12 6ED. 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.