Apply online KEY STAGE 2 TEACHER

Ref 181069
Grade MPR 1-6
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 01/09/22  to 31/08/23 
Closing Date 12 noon 20/05/2022
Birkrig , Skelmersdale , Lancashire , WN8 9BN
Tel: 01695 724730
School website:
Roll: 224
The Governors of Bishop Martin CE Primary School are seeking to appoint an outstanding and passionate full time Key Stage 2 class teacher who will be committed to playing an active role in the life and continued improvement of our school.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work alongside a highly skilled and committed team who are dedicated to providing the very best for our pupils.  They deserve nothing less!

We are looking for an outstanding professional who must have excellent classroom management skills, high expectations in all areas and have a thorough understanding of the curriculum.

They will need to have the ability to consistently teach inspiring and motivating lessons which provide challenge and meet the needs of all pupils. They need to be able to demonstrate strong behaviour management skills and be able to use a range of strategies to ensure a calm learning environment promoting the best possible outcomes.

The successful candidate will:
  • embrace the opportunity to be part of our Church of England school family with a strong Christian ethos
  • have high expectations of learning, achievement and behaviour
  • be able to lead a curriculum subject across the school (preferably with a specialism or passion with PE)
  • Have a sense of fun, be enthusiastic, be able to motivate and inspire pupils
  • be a team player
  • have experience of working in a school and supporting children with challenging behaviour
  • see the potential for EVERY pupil to succeed and flourish, regardless of need
  • Can adopt a flexible approach to work

    We offer:
  • Superb and proven pathways for career progression
  • A wonderful learning environment (both indoors and outdoors)
  • Amazing pupils who deserve the very best!
  • A supportive governing body, leadership team and teaching colleagues

    Visits to the school prior to application are encouraged and welcomed. Please contact the school office to arrange a convenient time.

    Closing Date: Friday 20th May 2022 at 12 noon
    Shortlisting: Friday 20th May 2022
    Proposed Interview Date: Wednesday 25th May 2022

    We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

    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
  • Essential Qualifications
  • Degree Level Qualification and Qualified Teacher Status
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • Specialism in PE
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return 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.