Apply online CLASS TEACHER

Ref 182021
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From September 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter if already in post 
Closing Date 12 Noon 29/06/2022
Rushton Street , Great Harwood , Blackburn , BB6 7JQ
Tel: 01254 880810
School website:
Roll: 201
We are seeking to appoint an appropriately qualified and experienced KS2 teacher. The successful candidate must hold QTS; be a hardworking professional committed to the delivery of excellent teaching to secure the best possible outcomes for pupils.

We are looking for someone with enthusiasm who will also bring something additional to our fantastic school.

The successful candidate will:
  • Be a great teacher with high expectations of what can be achieved and a proven track record in raising pupil attainment.
  • Be creative and innovative and able to motivate and inspire children.
  • Have high expectations of learning and behaviour.
  • Have a clear understanding of raising standards.

    In return we can offer:
  • An exciting, vibrant and welcoming environment in which to work.
  • A culture of high expectations; we strive for excellence in all we do.
  • Well behaved, happy and motivated pupils who are eager to learn and who deserve the very best.
  • A friendly, dedicated, hardworking team of colleagues.
  • A strong commitment to your continual professional development.

    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 (teaching degree or equivalent)
  • Primary phase trained
  • Essential Experience
  • Teaching within the primary phase within KS2 
  • Delivering a high quality, well planned primary curriculum
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    Visits to the school welcomed by appointment only - these will take place on Wednesday 22 June at 1:30pm and 4:15pm. Please call our school office to book on to a session.

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return to Mrs S Harmon:
    Applications can also be posted to:
    Great Harwood Primary School, Rushton Street, Great Harwood, BB6 7JQ

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