Current Vacancies

Great Opportunity for Enthusiastic and Committed Temporary Class Teacher!


We need an excellent and enthusiastic Early Years teacher, with a passion for learning, to join the teaching team at Townley Primary School for three days a week in the Spring Term while our current teacher is acting Headteacher.

We are a small, friendly primary school in a beautiful rural setting. With mixed age groups our new teacher must be flexible in their approach and confident in teaching all aspects of our broad and engaging curriculum in EYFS.

In return we can offer you supportive staff, a commitment to professional development and most importantly, happy, enthusiastic learners.


Do you thrive on challenge? Are you energised by opportunities to develop and share your practice?
If you are passionate about teaching and learning we’d love to meet you! Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and can be arranged by calling the school office.


The successful applicants will have:

• A positive can-do attitude;

• A commitment to driving standards of performance;

• A dedication to continued professional learning;

• Excellent communication and organisational skills;
• Resilience, humour and a sense of moral purpose;


For further details or a conversation about the role, please contact Mrs Maria-Anne Higgins, Headteacher on 01354 638229.

Application forms and further details are available to download on our website or by calling the school. Closing date Friday 3rd December at 9am. Interviews to be held on Tuesday 7th December 2021 References will be sought on receipt of application.

Townley School & Pre-School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this. An enhanced DB,  with a barred list check will be required, and other procedures and checks will be followed as part of our safeguarding procedures. The school is an equal opportunities employer.