14 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    9 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 April 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

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 teacher.

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 teaching and learning
  • has the ability to enable our 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

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 experienced teachers

Further details about the role

Visits are warmly welcomed to school on the following dates:

  • Friday 19th April - 9:15am
  • Tuesday 23rd April - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday 8th May - 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 9th May at 12noon. Applications must be sent to recruitment@garstang-st-thomas.lancs.sch.uk.

Our recruitment process is in two main parts:

On Monday 13th May 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 20th May. This will involve a teaching session, 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.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@garstang-st-thomas.lancs.sch.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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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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