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Vacancies

Science Technician

3 days/wk, Term time only
Payscale: B3 £18,870 - £20,541 pro rata, (actual salary £9,521 - £10,364)
Required from:  September 2018

We wish to appoint a part time science technician to work with our lead technician as part of a large science team. We are a friendly and collaborative department who share a passion for all things science and an enthusiasm for developing the investigative skills of our learners. Our technicians play a key role in this, supporting and providing technical advice for both learners and teachers. We are looking for an energetic and organised individual who shares this enthusiasm.

Lawnswood School is a diverse and supportive workplace and a good school. Teaching and non-teaching staff are valued equally as essential components of our learners’ experience and we offer support and CPD to all.

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.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

To apply, please 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: Tuesday 17 July 2018 at 9.00am

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Teacher of Design Technology (with the ability to teach Art)

Full time, permanent
Payscale: MPS/UPS
Required from: September 2018

An enthusiastic and innovative teacher of Design Technology is required to join the Design Technology team. The Department has generated an ethos and culture of motivation, enjoyment, and achievement where students are encouraged to achieve their best. We are committed to raising aspirations and are very proud of the high standard of design and products produced by students.

The Design Technology Department has purpose built rooms based on the ground floor, all fully equipped to enable students to use a range of resources to support the practical element of the subject.

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.

To apply, please 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:  Thursday 19 July 2018 at 9.00am

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Pastoral Support Worker

Permanent – term time only
Full Time (37 hours per week)
Payscale range: B1/2 Salary £18,319 - £18,870 (Actual salary £15,199- £15,656)
Required from: 1 September 2018

Lawnswood School is a thriving school with strong leadership and a dedicated and supportive team of staff. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, a ‘can do’ mentality, and the drive and determination to ensure that the students with whom you work make the very best of the opportunities available to them. You will work within the large and experienced pastoral team to ensure there are no barriers to students’ success and that they are safe, happy and successful throughout their time at Lawnswood School.

Lawnswood School can offer you a professional challenge and a rewarding opportunity, working with a collaborative leadership team that’s passionate about the progress and development of every student.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

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 please visit www.lawnswoodschool.co.uk 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 16 July 2018 at 9.00am

Interviews are scheduled for week beginning Monday 16 July 2018.

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Teaching Assistants

Scale A3 – (£17,007 - £17,391) – Actual salary £14,110 - £14,429)
37 hours per week, permanent, term-time only
Required from: September 2018

We are looking for Teaching Assistants, with experience of working with EAL and SEN students to join our well established Inclusion team.  Successful applicants will need to be able to use strategies and skills to support the learning of English as an additional language in a curriculum context as well as support students with special educational needs. Under the direction of the SENCO and EAL Coordinator, successful candidates will work mainly across KS3 with individuals or small groups of students. Key skills required for this role are; EAL experience, SEN experience, knowledge of primary reading, writing, spelling and maths interventions, initiative, flexibility, good relationships with students and to have a good level of literacy and numeracy.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

To apply please download an applciation form (Support Staff) and send your completed application form with a covering letter (of no more than 2 sides A4), addressed to Mrs. J. Bell, preferably by email to: admin.hr@elawnswood.co.uk or by post to  HR Admin, Lawnswood School, Ring Road, West Park, Leeds  LS16 5AG.

Closing date:   Monday 2 July 2018

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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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