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Teacher of Mathematics 

Permanent FTE  

Payscale range: MPS  

Required from:  January 2019 

An opportunity to teach mathematics should be seen as an exciting prospect and the opening currently available at Lawnswood School is far more than ‘just another maths job’. 

We are on a journey that is revolutionising the student experience at Lawnswood School, both across school and in our maths department.  The fabric of our school is based on continuous improvement and commitment to progression.  To accommodate this in maths, we make a significant financial investment in our maths mastery partnership programme and have a collective commitment to deliver improvement and innovation in the classroom and across the wider school community.

Our improvement strategy is not based on annual trends.  We are striving to achieve lasting change in staff and students so that maths outcomes are predictably excellent and that all of our students leave with true skills for life. 

We look forward to receiving applications from experienced and NQT candidates.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further information about the role and to download an application form (teacher version), please visit www.lawnswoodschool.co.uk and send your completed application with a covering letter (no more than two A4 sides), addressed to Mrs J. Bell, to hr.admin@elawnswood.co.uk, or you can send your application to the address above.

Closing date:  Monday 3 December 2018 at 9.00am

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Teacher of Girls PE

Full time, maternity cover

Payscale: MPS/UPS

Required from: February 2019

We wish to appoint a teacher of Physical Education to teach across the 11-18 age range with the capacity to deliver the curriculum to the highest standard. The PE department at Lawnswood School offers a range of extra-curricular sports activities to students through lunch-time and after school clubs and we are looking for a candidate who is willing to support the development of our competitive sport. Experience of delivering Health and Social Care at KS4 or KS5 is also advantageous.

We are looking for someone who wants to develop their career in a forward thinking and highly supportive environment and who can foster effective and harmonious relationships with members of staff.  The successful applicant will have high expectations of all students, be a team player and be willing to contribute to whole school priorities. If this sounds like you and if, like us, you truly believe every child can achieve excellence then we look forward to receiving your application.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For further information please download the job description and person specification and send your completed application with a covering letter (no more than two sides of A4) to Mrs J Bell, Headteacher by email to our HR Administrator on admin.hr@elawnswood.co.uk or by post to Lawnswood School, Ring Road, West Park, Leeds, LS16 5AG.

Closing date: Monday 26 November 2018 at 9.00am

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Considering a career in teaching?

We are delighted to let you know that you can now train to teach with Lawnswood School.

Red Kite Teacher Training

As a partner with the Red Kite Alliance, Lawnswood School supports an excellent school-led pathway to train new teachers through Red Kite Teacher Training.

Red Kite Teacher Training offers excellent School-Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) programmes for both Primary and Secondary prospective teachers. In partnership with other schools in the Leeds, Harrogate and surrounding areas, our 1 year course leads to QTS* and PGCE.

Why train with Red Kite?

  • A dedicated team of experienced mentors, tutors and subject leaders to fully support you throughout the year,
  • The opportunity to train among a nationally recognised partnership of schools and fantastic employment opportunities in our schools after training,
  •  Full access to facilities at the University of Leeds including their library, sports facilities, support staff and a student card,
  • A tax-free bursary up to £28,000 available for certain subject areas.

 

To find out more;

Visit www.redkitealliance.co.uk/teacher_training/ 
or contact TeacherTraining@redkitealliance.co.uk
01423 535 646
@RedKiteTT


* The title of this award is subject to change due to an ongoing government consultation at the time of going to press. For the latest information, please visit the Department of Education website

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