Ref 181369
Grade MPS/ UPS
Salary £25714 to £ 41604 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 1st September 2022 
Closing Date 12 noon 01/06/2022
Higher Walton Road , Walton-le-Dale , Preston , Lancashire , PR5 4HD
Tel: 01772 555436
School website:
Roll: 180

We are delighted to offer this exciting opportunity for a full time classroom teacher for Year 4 to join our team here at St. Patrick’s.

We are proud to be part of a warm, caring and welcoming Catholic school, where our children all learn, grow and shine.

The successful candidate will passionately contribute to our dedicated and enthusiastic team of teaching and non-teaching staff who strive to provide the very best for our children.

Our pupils are looking for a teacher who will be:

• kind, caring and trustworthy with a firm but fair approach

• enthusiastic about learning and have high expectations of behaviour

• approachable with a listening ear

• able to keep them safe

• an engaging role model

For more information about our school and our pupils, please visit the website or contact the Headteacher, Mrs Liz Hindley on 01772 555436 or

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 with QTS (ECTs will be considered)

Desirable Qualifications

Experience of leading a foundation subject

Essential Experience

Teaching experience within the 4 - 11 age range

Desirable Experience


Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

For an informal discussion please contact:
The headteacher via email

Tours of the school do not form part of the selection process, but are as follows:
Monday 23rd May at 9:30am and 4pm
Friday 27th May at 9am and 1pm

Please call the school office to book a place on these tours.

Shortlisting: 06/06/2022

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application Form is attached to this advert. Return forms to the Headteacher at 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.