Apply online CLASS TEACHER KS2 (Maternity cover until return of postholder)

Ref 177667
Grade Teachers Main Pay Scale
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From ASAP   to Return of postholder 
Hours 32.436 per week
Closing Date 01/11/2021
Walton Green , Walton-le-Dale , Preston , Lancashire , PR5 4JL
Tel: 01772 556021
School website:
Roll: 279
St Leonardís Church of England Primary School is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher to join our dedicated and hardworking team at this successful primary school.
This exciting opportunity has arisen due to a maternity cover and will be in a KS2 year 4 class.

ECT candidates are welcome to apply.

We are looking for a teacher who:
  • is creative and highly motivated
  • is committed to high standards for all children
  • is able to demonstrate that they are a highly effective classroom practitioner
  • has good interpersonal skills
  • is able to work as part of a team

    We can offer you:
  • the opportunity to work with enthusiastic children and friendly and caring staff members
  • an experienced, dedicated and highly skilled teaching team
  • a warm and welcoming and much sought after school
  • a school dedicated to our childrenís journey in faith, love and learning

    Visits to school can be accommodated in a COVID secure environment on the following date and time and are highly recommended:
    Informal visits to the school: Wednesday 20th October 2021 @ 4:30pm.
    If you wish to attend, please telephone the school to book an appointment on 01772 556021.

    Important dates:
    Lesson observation: Wednesday the 10th November 2021 @ St Leonardís
    Formal Interview: Thursday the 11th November 2021

    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
  • Degree in national curriculum subject or Bachelor of Education.
  • Evidence of recent and relevant training applicable to post
  • Essential Experience
  • Experience of teaching in KS2
  • The ability to evidence/demonstrate consistent, outstanding teaching across the curriculum
  • For an informal discussion please contact:


    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return completed applications to Julie Hatch
    School Business Manager:

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