Apply online CLASS TEACHER

Ref 181090
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/09/2022 
Closing Date noon 19/05/2022
Williams Road , Burnley , Lancashire , BB10 3DA
Tel: 01282 422009
School website:
Roll: 620
The Head Teacher, children and governors of Heasandford Primary School are looking to appoint an outstanding and dedicated class teacher to join our team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a creative and passionate teacher to take the next step in their career.

Heasandford is a wonderful place to work with friendly, hardworking children and a supportive staff team. We are a large and popular school, located close to the centre of Burnley. We are an inclusive school, serving a diverse community, in which every child is valued. At Heasandford, all staff work hard to ensure we provide the best for our children and their families and the children are always at the heart of everything we do.

The successful candidate will be:
  • enthusiastic and passionate about children, their education and welfare; putting them first in everything they do.
  • motivated by challenge and an inspirational teacher.
  • a reflective learner.
  • an excellent and creative classroom practitioner who has high expectations of all children.
  • able to foster excellent working relationships with pupils, parents and the community.

    In return we can offer:
  • children who are full of enthusiasm.
  • a dedicated staff team who are committed to supporting teachers new to our school.
  • a curriculum with an emphasis on developing enquiring minds.
  • opportunities for continuous professional development.
  • well-equipped and resourced classrooms.
  • an opportunity to make a difference and be part of our fantastic team.

    The year group in which the successful candidate will work is yet be finalised, therefore, please make it clear on your application in which year group(s) you have the most experience and/or feel you are most suited to.

    Heasandford Primary School is an Equal Opportunities Employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. In addition, 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
  • Essential Experience
  • Experience working in a Primary School setting
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    Potential candidates are welcome to visit the school, however they are asked to contact the school office prior to any visit to arrange a suitable date and time.

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return to Kerry Gibson (Bursar)
    Heasandford Primary School, Williams Road, Burnley
    BB10 3DA.
    01282 422009

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