We currently have the following vacancies available



As a Teaching Assistant Apprentice you will work with small groups of children, supporting the class teacher in both the classroom and on the playground. You will attend Gen2 two days per month and be supported by a mentor in school to achieve your apprenticeship. During this rewarding 18 month apprenticeship you will gain valuable work experience and nationally recognised Level 3 qualification.

To apply for this position, please visit the GEN2 website: 


Holm Cultram Abbey C of E School

Abbeytown, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4RU

NOR: 56


Headteacher: Mrs J. Nicholson  Tel: (016973) 61261



Salary: MPR


Required from November 2020. This is a temporary post initially until August 2021 due to fluctuating numbers, but may lead to a permanent position.

The Governors of Holm Cultram Abbey C of E School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, well organised and enthusiastic EYFS/KS1 class teacher to join our hard working and dedicated staff.  This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, caring and creative individual who is seeking to work in a vibrant and caring school which is at the heart of its community.

The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate outstanding teaching skills

  • Promote our School Christian Values and lead by example

  • Be enthusiastic and committed to raising standards

  • Be flexible, well organised and work effectively as a team member

  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Have high expectations of learning and behaviour


Candidates should state their curriculum strengths and any areas of interest or expertise in their letter of application.  Applications from NQT’s are welcome.

Application forms and further details are available on the school website: www.holmcultramabbey.cumbria.sch.uk

Telephone conversations with the Headteacher are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact the school office (Tel: 016973 61261) to make a telephone appointment, if during the Summer Holidays, please e-mail vacancy@holmcultramabbey.cumbria.sch.uk and we will contact you at a mutually convenient time.

Closing date: Monday 7 September 2020 at Noon (via post or e-mail (to the Vacancy e-mail address NOT admin email address): vacancy@holmcultramabbey.cumbria.sch.uk 
Shortlisting: Wednesday 9 September 2020
Interview date: Monday 14 September 2020

The school is committed to the safeguarding of its pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be appointed on the completion of an enhanced DBS check and receipt of professional references.

T: 01697361261    A: Holm cultrmaAbey l Abbeytown l Wigton l CA7 4RU    E: admin@holmcultramabey.cumbria.sch.uk     T: @HCASchool