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  • Job start date

    15 April 2024

  • Closing date

    7 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Main scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors of Garstang St Thomas Church of England School are looking to appoint a full time, permanent, EYFS teacher for our Reception class.

Garstang St Thomas School is a popular, over-subscribed primary school in the beautiful market town of Garstang.

The successful candidate will need to be someone who:

  • has a passion for the early years
  • has the ability to enable ouryoung children to thrive
  • has excellent communication skills
  • is a team player, able to build successful relationships quickly with pupils, staff and parents / carers
  • is keen to learn and enthusiastic about professional development opportunities (including willingness to complete a Read Write Inc. training pathway from the outset)

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • a highly supportive and experienced governing body who are fully committed to the ongoing development of our school
  • a fantastic, supportive and dedicated staff team to work alongside
  • wonderful children who you can really make a difference to
  • a friendly, happy and welcoming school ethos and environment
  • support, encouragement and mentoring from an EYFS leader who is a designated Leading Foundation Stage Teacher for Lancashire Education Improvement Team

Further details about the role

Visits are warmly welcomed to school on the following dates:

· Thursday 22nd February at 4:15pm

· Tuesday 27th February at 9:15am

Please book your visit by e-mailing: recruitment@garstang-st-thomas.lancs.sch.uk

The deadline for applying for this post is Thursday 7th March at 12noon. Applications must be sent to recruitment@garstang-st-thomas.lancs.sch.uk.

Our recruitment process is in two main parts:

On Tuesday 12th March at 4pm we will invite shortlisted candidates to meet members of our senior leadership team and governors. This will involve very short one-to-one sessions where candidates will be asked interview-style questions.

Successful candidates will then be invited for part two on Monday 18th March. This will involve a teaching session in our Reception class, a short task and a formal interview (full details will be sent to candidates).

Commitment to safeguarding

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

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About Garstang St Thomas' Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
253 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01995 603454

Garstang St Thomas Church of England Primary School

School location

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