Curbridge Road, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX28 5JZ

01993 702480

Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic Primary School

We Learn with God as our Guide



Class teacher (0.2)


Closing Date:              12.00 pm on Monday 4 July 2022

Interview Date(s):      w/c 11 July 2022

Job Start Date:            1 September 2022 or as close as possible thereafter

Contract/Hours:         Fixed Term Contract for 12 months, 1 day a week


The Governors of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly effective and committed primary practitioner to join our school.  We are enthusiastic about developing as a learning community and fostering growth mindsets in staff, pupils and parents.


Our school has a welcoming Christian ethos and all members of the community are respected and valued. Pupils are courteous and keen to learn.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Has high expectations of children's achievement and behaviour
  • Demonstrates excellent classroom skills
  • Has an optimistic outlook and is keen to progress
  • Enjoys being part of a learning community; working with colleagues, governors and parents
  • Has a good sense of humour


We can offer:

  • A happy school which welcomes innovation
  • Happy children who want to learn
  • An enthusiastic and friendly staff team
  • A supportive Principal and Academy Committee committed to improving standards


Application Procedure


For an informal discussion please contact the Principal, at


For more information and to apply, please download the application form and supporting documents from the school website,, and send these, by the deadline of 12.00 pm on Monday 4 July 2022, to


Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

Governance Clerks


The Pope Francis Catholic Multi Academy Company (PFMAC) in the Archdiocese of Birmingham currently comprises eleven Catholic schools in Oxfordshire, two secondary and nine primary schools. The PFMAC has responsibility for the educational outcomes of over 3000 pupils and the management of Finance, HR and Operations for its schools.


Contract Type is casual

This is a zero hours contract

Salary £13.00-£15.00 Depending on qualifications and experience.

We are creating our own team of governance clerks to support Local Governing Bodies (LGBs) across the school in The Pope Francis Catholic Multi Academy Company. These are new positions identified due to the needs of the business and a growing Multi-Academy Company.


 Clerk Advert - March 2022.docxDownload
 Job Description - March 2022.docxDownload
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Additional Application Instructions

Applications must be completed on a Catholic Education Service (CES) application form. CVs will not be accepted.

When applying for any role within the school, please ensure you fill out the correct application form:

  • Teacher application form OR
  • Support staff application form OR
  • Senior leadership application form

and also submit:

  • Permission to obtain references AND
  • Recruitment Monitoring Form AND
  • Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 - Disclosure Form

There are currently vacancies listed on the Oxfordshire Teaching and School Support Vacancies Website: 

 CES Application Form Teacher PFMAC 2019.docxDownload
 CES Application Form-Support Staff PFMAC 2019.docxDownload
 CES Recruitment Monitoring Form PFMAC 2019.docxDownload
 Consent_to_Obtain_References_Form PFMAC 2019.docxDownload
 Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974-Disclosure Form PFMAC 2019.docxDownload
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