Ref 185226
Grade Main Pay Scale - Upper Pay Scale
Salary £28000 to £ 43685 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From September 2023 
Closing Date 22/03/2023
Ormerod Road , Burnley , Lancashire , BB10 3AA
Tel: 01282 506200
School website:
Roll: 1282
Blessed Trinity RC College is a busy, over-subscribed, 1,250 place 11-16 establishment.  We have an amazing, purpose built school, enabling us to provide the very best teaching and learning opportunities within a bright, modern facility.

The school is located in extensive grounds and is situated close to Burnley Town Centre.  The school is easily accessed from across the region by bus, train and car and is located just a five-minute drive from the M65, Junction 10.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate teacher of English to join our high achieving department on a permanent basis.

We are looking for:

  • someone who can engage and enthuse our learners through a commitment to outstanding teaching and learning;
  • someone who can contribute to the further development of a strong and forward looking team;
  • someone who is innovative in their techniques to motivate and inspire young people;
  • someone who can build positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike.

    Both ECTs and experienced teachers are encouraged to apply. 

    We offer an excellent:

  • ECT Induction programme as well as offering exceptional professional development

    What we can offer you:

  • committed pupils who are positive and keen to learn.
  • the opportunity to be part of a friendly and supportive team.
  • excellent and innovative facilities across the school.
  • a comprehensive professional development programme and many opportunities to contribute to extra-curricular activities and whole school initiatives.

    If you feel you have the skills required, we look forward to hearing from you.  If you would like to find out more about the position please contact Stacey Morris, HR Assistant, on 01282 506200 or

    Full details and application forms are available from our website:

    Blessed Trinity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and an enhanced DBS disclosure will be required.

    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.

    Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

    More Information can be found at
  • Essential Qualifications
  • Teaching Qualification.
  • Good degree in English.
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • Recent CPD in English Curriculum, willingness to take part in CPD
  • Delivery and Learning.
  • Essential Experience
  • Experience of teaching preferred subject throughout the Key Stages.
  • Desirable Experience
  • Three years teaching experience.
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application Forms to be returned 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.