Lime Road , Haslingden , Rossendale , BB4 5NP
Tel: 01706 214747
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Roll: 142
St Mary’s RC Primary school is a small primary school in Haslingden. We are also Lancashire Research School.
At present we have 142 children on roll aged between 4 and 11. Our children are polite, eager to learn and have excellent standards of behaviour. Our school is a joyous place to work.
St Mary’s is a vibrant school that is at the heart of the community and is committed to improving educational outcomes for all of our students. The staff are absolutely dedicated to promoting a Catholic ethos where everyone is valued and encouraged to grow into well-educated, caring and confident members of society. We pride ourselves on being a real ‘family’ where everybody knows, loves and looks after each other in our secure, safe and happy school.
An excellent opportunity currently exists for someone with a passion for teaching, seeking to be part of a forward thinking, dynamic school! We are passionate about educating the ‘whole child’ and have an exciting and innovative approach to teaching and learning.

Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached.

Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

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 see the attached 'Teacher Vacancy Advert June 2024' document for the full details of the advertised position.
Essential Qualifications
  • Degree
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • Completed the Catholic Certificate of Religious Studies
  • Essential Experience
  • At least 3 years teaching experience
  • Desirable Experience
  • Experience of leading a core subject
  • Experience of leading a key stage within a primary school

  • Proposed Interview Date:

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return completed applications electronically 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.