Class Teacher

The Governors and Headteacher are looking for an enthusiastic teacher who is passionate about Teaching and Learning and will bring something new to our already Outstanding team.

Bleasdale School is an Outstanding school (Ofsted April 2024). The school caters for pupils aged 2-19 with Profound and Multiple learning Difficulties, some with associated complex needs and some with ASD.

The school is in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty just 10 mins from Jct 35 M6. We teach through a sensory personalised curriculum in small classes with a large multi-disciplinary team. The school has a wealth of resources, including a swimming pool, Rebound room and a bespoke sensory suite.

The successful applicant will work within the school. Key Stage to be confirmed upon appointment.

We will offer you:

– A vibrant school with enthusiastic staff

– Fantastic pupils with clear behaviour support in place

– The opportunity to train and develop within the area of PMLD and CLD

-Shared curriculum and planning which you can adopt, adapt or advance

-A strong focus on teaching

-Reduced meetings and marking, with a focus on inquiry and reflective learning

-Low stakes incremental coaching for everyone

-A focus on celebration and fun through learning

-Collaboration which is deliberate and purposeful

-Being part of the bigger SEN picture with challenge and influence

-A supportive leadership team

-No two days are the same

-A generous CPD catalogue

-Wellbeing centred approach to work, we have a dedicated wellbeing team who organise staff events and activities

-LCC pension scheme

-Opportunities to use our swimming pool facilities

We would like:

– A committed and passionate teacher who is outward facing

– Dedication to Teaching and Learning – getting back to the love of teaching

– Someone who will strive for the best for our pupils at all times by celebrating success

Visits to the school are highly recommended. These can be booked via the School Office (01524) 701217.

At Bleasdale School we take Safeguarding of children very seriously and all our staff will have an Enhanced DBS check.

Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the LCC application form attached.

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation

of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If

successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service

(DBS) for a ‘disclosure’. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and

Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with

the DBS’s Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS

website at or alternatively a copy is available on request.

Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this

is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to

complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

Essential Qualifications

QTS status

Desirable Qualifications

SEN qualifications

Proposed Interview Date:


For an informal discussion please contact:

Kath Linde: Deputy Head

01524 701217

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Lancashire Portal and school website. Applications to be returned to Sefton Booth, 27 Emesgate Lane, Silverdale, Lancs


or by email to:

For an Application form Please see here:

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