Calderbrook Avenue, Burnley, Lancashire BB11 4RB

01282 429108

Christ the King RC Primary School

Christ at the Heart Of All We Do

CURRENT Vacancies

Upper KS2 Teacher Vacancy - March 2023

The Governors of Christ the King RC Voluntary Academy are looking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic, and dedicated Upper Key Stage 2 Teacher who is keen to make a difference to our children's lives.

We are looking for a KS2 teacher who:

  • Is able to demonstrate that they are an outstanding classroom practitioner.
  • Will inspire our pupils, communicating the ethos of our Roman Catholic school, centred on our school ethos, “Christ at the heart of all we do”.
  • Is an enthusiastic, inspirational classroom practitioner with a strong desire to raise standards and ignite a love of learning. 
  • Has a passion for teaching and believes in sharing best practices to inspire and motivate others.
  • Has the ability to form and maintain positive relationships that motivate children, parents and colleagues.


In return, we will offer you:

  • A positive ethos and a dedicated team of staff who are committed to offering the best opportunities for all children.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated, polite children and very supportive parents
  • A commitment to positive staff well-being
  • Excellent support from the Headteacher, senior leadership team and governing body.
  • Opportunities for continual professional development in a supportive environment


Christ the King RC Primary school is part of the Romero Catholic Academy Trust, which leads a growing family of Catholic Primary and Secondary schools. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

We strongly recommend you visit the school to see our wonderful school, staff and children in person.

School visits

Wednesday 8th March at 2:00 pm

Thursday 9th March at 4:00 pm

Thursday 16th March at 4:30 pm

If you would like to make an appointment to view our school on one of these dates, please email Mrs Clegg at,


Closing date: 20th March 2023 at midday.

Shortlisting: w/c 20th March 2023

Lesson observations / Interviews: W/C 27th March 2023

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (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 confidentially in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at; alternatively, a copy is available upon request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy. 

We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.