Ref 181401
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Temporary
Required From 01/09/2022  to 31/08/2023 
Closing Date Noon 07/06/2022
Halifax Road , Brierfield , Nelson , Lancashire , BB9 5BL
Tel: 01282 613709
School website:
Roll: 105
The Governors of Holy Trinity Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and talented teacher to work alongside established members of our team.  Holy Trinity is a friendly, successful school with a very good reputation and has excellent links with the local community.  The successful candidate must be committed to supporting the Catholic ethos of the school.

We are looking for a class teacher who is:
  • Able to demonstrate that they are an outstanding classroom practitioner
  • Committed to high standards for all children
  • Creative, innovative and motivated
  • Has good interpersonal skills
  • Able to work as part of a dedicated and enthusiastic team
  • Adaptable and willing to teach at all three key stages
  • Has a strong commitment to our Christian ethos

    In return we will offer you:
  • A friendly and supportive staff team
  • Happy children who enjoy school
  • support for your professional development
  • The opportunity to utilise your curricular strengths

    The school governors take the issue of safeguarding the pupils of the school very seriously and to this end the successful candidate will be required to obtain an enhanced clearance from the Criminal Records Bureau.  The successful candidate will also be required to provide documentary proof of identity and qualifications.

    This is a temporary post initially for one year but with a view to a permanent post and would suit an early career teacher or an experienced teacher.

    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
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • Catholic Teaching Certificate
  • Practising Catholic
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact the school: or 01282 613709

    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.