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Staff Vacancies

KS1 or KS2 Classteacher - from 1st Sept 2024 until 31st Aug 2025




The Governing Body wish to appoint a highly motivated and talented Key Stage 1 or 2 practitioner to support our Headteacher and dedicated staff on its journey of continuous growth and development.   The school is in the middle of an exciting school improvement journey and works in partnership with local and Diocesan schools to support its development.

We offer high quality support and challenge for ECTs and focused and collaborative CPD for experienced colleagues.


We are looking for someone special who:

  • Is exciting and innovative in the classroom – demonstrating excellent classroom practice through creative and challenging teaching.
  • Champions the needs of the most vulnerable learners.
  • Can communicate and achieve high expectations for pupils in personal achievement and behaviour.
  • Is knowledgeable and reflective of current educational practice and national expectations and can drive standards.
  • Is able to motivate and inspire others, and work collaboratively with colleagues.
  • Is committed to education in a Christian setting, and can actively contribute towards the school ethos.
  • Is an excellent communicator with a kind, supportive and calm disposition.
  • Is reflective and keen to grasp opportunities for further self-improvement.


We are proud to offer:

  • A happy, caring community where pupils’ uniqueness is valued and potential is harnessed.
  • Delightful, well behaved children who are eager to learn.
  • A friendly, supportive and talented staff team committed to working together to drive the school forward.
  • Dynamic opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • A supportive Governing Body and parent community.
  • A committed and supportive environment where you will be encouraged to develop your professional skills further.


Visits to our school are warmly welcomed and highly encouraged. These can be arranged with the School Business Manager, Mrs Jayne Russell on 01454 867160. Application form and further information is on the school website


Closing date:  Friday 26th April 2024 at Noon            Interview date:   Tuesday 30th April / Wednesday 1st May 2024

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff and volunteers to share its commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before the appointment is confirmed.

Instructions on How to Apply for Post



Please complete the following Catholic Education Service’s:-


  • Teacher - Model Application Form
  • Recruitment Monitoring Form
  • Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 – Disclosure Form
  • Consent to Obtain References Form


The above forms are available on Eteach, or from the school website at the bottom of this page. Please complete all 4 forms and submit via the E-teach website, or by email to   Alternatively, you can return all 4 forms by post to:-


Mr Oliver Bell

Our Lady of Lourdes RC Primary School

Hanham Road


Bristol BS15 8PX