Ref 178830
Grade MPS
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 1 May 2022 
Closing Date 21/02/2022 21/02/2022
Hardhorn Road , Poulton-Le-Fylde , FY6 7SR
Tel: 01253 883639
School website:
Roll: 245
This is a great opportunity to join the aspirational, inclusive teaching team of Poulton St Chad’s Church of England Primary School and work with our enthusiastic children.

The governors are looking for someone:
  • Who is an outstanding Reception teacher with a passion for teaching Early Years pupils
  • Who is able to develop excellent relationships with parents, children and staff
  • Who can work with colleagues in a split Reception/Year1 class and with a team of teaching assistants in their own class

    We are looking someone who has clear expectations of behaviour, whilst maintaining a caring, nurturing approach.
    This practitioner is also:
  • Committed to and able to support the distinctive Christian ethos of the school
  • Able to plan creatively and accurately assess pupils to ensure they know their next steps
  • Able to address the needs of all pupils, including more able and SEN pupils, ensuring progress for all
  • Able to work closely and share EYFS information with colleagues and SLT

    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
  • Good level of English and maths at GCSE or beyond (or equivalent)

  • Good Degree with QTS  
  • Essential Experience
  • Experience of EYFS (Reception)
  • Recent teaching experience in Primary School
  • Supportive of the Christian ethos of the school
  • Desirable Experience
  • Experience of the mastery approach to teaching
  • Experience of leading a curriculum subject
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    Proposed visits to school: 11am on Monday 31.1.22 ; 4pm on Tuesday 1.2.22 or 930am on Thursday 3.2.22. Please contact Miss Holden at school to arrange a visit

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return completed applications 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.