Calderbrook Avenue, Burnley, Lancashire BB11 4RB

01282 429108

Christ the King RC Primary School

Christ at the Heart Of All We Do

CURRENT Vacancies



The Governors of Christ the King RC Primary School are seeking to appoint a dedicated and passionate KS2 teacher who is keen to make a difference to the lives of our children.

We are looking for a KS2 teacher who:

  • 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"
  • be able to demonstrate that they are an excellent classroom practitioner
  • 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 providing 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

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


If you would like to make an appointment to view our school, please email Mrs Clegg at, who will arrange a mutually convenient time.


At Christ the King RC Primary School, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All stakeholders must share this commitment.


Proposed closing date: Friday 23rd September at midday

Shortlisting: w/c 26th September

Proposed lesson observations/interviews: w/c 3rd October

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. 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.

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