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Vacancies

Primary Teacher

Full time, permanent

Payscale: MPS/UPS

Required from: January / Easter 18

We are currently looking for an outstanding and enthusiastic primary school teacher to form part of our inclusion team to support our SEN pupils to improve their basic skills to further raise their achievement at all levels.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative and knowledgeable primary school teacher to teach small groups of secondary SEN pupils in key stage 3. This position would suit a talented professional seeking a new challenge, who has knowledge and experience of teaching key stage 1 and 2 English, maths and science, using structured, systematic phonic methods and delivering wave 2 and 3 English and maths intervention.

Lawnswood is a rapidly improving school and can offer you a professional challenge and a rewarding opportunity, working within a collaborative team that is passionate about the progress and development of every student. This post offers an excellent opportunity for a candidate with a vision to inspire staff and students in a 21st century learning environment.

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

To apply, please send your completed application to: admin.hr@elawnswood.co.uk with a covering letter addressed to: Mrs J Bell, C/o HR Administrator, Lawnswood School, Ring Road, West Park, Leeds LS16 5AG.

Closing date: 9.00am Tuesday 16 January 2018.

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Casual Administrative Assistant

Hours: Wednesdays, term time only, & other days as required

Payscale: £8.25 per hour

Required: immediately

We are looking to appoint a Casual Administrative Assistant to work as part of our administrative team on Wednesday from 8.00am to 4.00pm and be flexible to work on other days when required. You will not necessarily work every day of the week.

The role will be varied working in reception and student reception, reprographics room and undertaking general administrative duties.  If you have experience of working in an office environment, possess good IT and communication skills and are able to work as part of a team we would welcome 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 Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) disclosure.

To apply please send your completed application (Support staff  version) with a covering letter addressed to Mrs J Bell, to hr.admin@elawnswood.co.uk, or you can send your application to    Mrs J Bell, c/o HR Admin, Lawnswood School, Ring Road, West Park, Leeds LS16 5AG.

Closing date:  9.00am on Monday 15 January 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.

As a partner within the Red Kite Alliance, our school supports an excellent school-led pathway to train new teachers.  Newly accredited as a school centred training provider, Red Kite Teacher Training offers innovative primary and secondary courses, delivered by outstanding practitioners, building on our track record of supporting and bringing new, talented teachers into the profession.

If you are thinking of becoming a teacher and want to get more school experience, you can ask any school within the Alliance for that. We recruit for our training courses continuously throughout the year, and are looking for people who have (or will have) a degree, have a passion for teaching and a desire to inspire young people to fulfil their potential. We are looking for people who have (or will have) a degree, have a passion for teaching and a desire to inspire young people to fulfil their potential.

Some benefits of our one year training programme include:

  • Being in school from day one at the very start of term
  • A supportive and personalised development programme
  • Training led by outstanding practising teachers
  • Excellent placement schools
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) awarded by Red Kite Teacher Training
  • PGCE awarded by the University of Leeds upon completion of modules providing 60 Masters credits
  • 100% of our previous qualified trainees who applied for teaching posts found employment, many within our alliance of schools.
  • Up to £30,000 tax-free bursaries and scholarships are available while you train for certain subjects

For information about our available places, the qualification and entry requirements, bursaries and scholarships, please visit the website www.redkitealliance.co.uk/teacher_training.  For general information visit www.education.gov.uk/get-into-teaching. If you would like support and guidance on your application or would like to arrange taster days through our school experience programme, please contact the Red Kite Teacher Training team at redkitealliance@harrogategrammar.co.uk

If you are thinking of returning home after university, our training hubs and placement schools are ideally located to allow you to live at home while you train. We hope that, like many of our former trainees, you will then secure employment within our partnership of schools. Graduates of the Red Kite Teacher Training programmes are confident, passionate, knowledgeable and reflective teachers, ready to embark on a rewarding and fulfilling career.

We very much look forward to hearing from you.


Best ever Key Stage 5 Results!

43% of all A-level/BTEC results at A/A* or Distinction/Distinction*.

99% Pass rate.

28% of A level students achieved A levels at grades AAB or higher in at least 2 ‘facilitating subjects’.

Well done to all our students!