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Saint Joseph's RC

Junior, Infant and Nursery School

Teacher Vacancy

Teacher required for 1st September 2022 start 



The governors of Saint Joseph's Junior, Infant and Nursery School wish to appoint an excellent, enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher to join the staff of this outstanding, friendly Roman Catholic school. If you would like to visit the school before you apply, please contact the school office.


Applicants should be:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner with experience of teaching Key Stage Two 
  • Someone with high expectations of pupils’ achievement and behaviour
  • Excellent classroom management and behaviour skills
  • Able to ensure excellence and enjoyment for all children
  • Self-motivated and able to work cooperatively as part of a team
  • Preferably practising members of the Catholic Church
  • This post would be suitable for an NQT


The school will offer:

  • A caring Catholic ethos
  • Friendly children who are keen and very well behaved
  • A supportive and hardworking team
  • Excellent opportunities for CPD


Salary             MPS

Hours             Full Time; permanent 

Based             St. Joseph’s R.C. Primary School, Oldham Road, Shaw, Oldham, OL2 8SZ


The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and we operate a strict safeguarding policy, with procedures being rigorously and consistently applied.


The person specification can be downloaded here.

The job description can be downloaded here.

The CES application form can be downloaded here.   


Please email completed application forms to head@st-josephs.oldham.sch.uk or send to the school office:


Garry Needle

Head Teacher

St. Joseph’s RC Primary School

Oldham Road




Deadline         12pm Friday 27 May 2022

Interview       Week beginning 6 June 2022