Apply online CLASS TEACHER

Cedar Road , Chorley , Lancashire , PR6 0JF
Tel: 01257 265998
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Roll: 203

The children, staff and governors of St Joseph's Catholic Primary School are seeking a creative and inspirational teacher to enhance our strong, experienced team. 

Our Catholic ethos permeates every aspect of school life so it is important that you are able to support and uphold our values. We are commited to ensuring that every child achieves their full potential by giving them opportunities to develop and excel in whatever it is that inspires them to learn and grow. 

We are a Lancashire School of Sanctuary, recognised as a place of safety and refuge, with a commitment to engage with and celebrate the positive contributions of every member of our school community. In short, we are a close-knit family with a great deal to offer to the missing member of our team. If you think that could be you, please come and visit us to see our wonderful school in action.

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.
Essential Qualifications



Recent participation in relevant professional development

Desirable Qualifications

Practising Catholic


Primary Specialism

Desirable Experience

Experience of teaching KS1/Foundation Stage

Experience of teaching KS2

Experience of teaching in a Church school

Proposed Interview Date:

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

The Headteacher c/o 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.