Teacher - PE & Outdoor Learning, Leeds

Closing date:

Lighthouse SchoolLeeds
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: M1 – M6 (suitable for NQTs) FTE: £24,373 to £35,971 SEN Allowance of £1000
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher – PE & Outdoor Learning

Lighthouse School in Leeds is a completely unique secondary school. In fact, we are the first of our kind in the country – a specialist free school. We focus on a ‘destination-led’ approach for our students who all have a diagnosis of autism (ASC).  

Our journey so far has been amazing and we are immensely proud of what our students have achieved. We are a ‘Good’ school with aspirations to be ‘Outstanding’ in the near future. 

Lighthouse School is dedicated to maintaining its fantastic reputation of providing an individualised education. We provide a flexible learning environment which reflects the bespoke needs of each and every one of our students. 

We are committed to inspiring and enabling our students, delivering meaningful skills for life in a holistic, nurturing, and stimulating learning environment. This is achieved through exceptional teaching, unwavering support, outstanding work experience, positive interactions, and role models. We repeatedly instil good behaviours in order to encourage resilience, independence, confidence, and wellbeing in all of our students.

By holding the highest of ambitions for our students (even if they cannot see it for themselves), we shine a light on their potential to lead the brightest of futures.

• Are you devoted to making a difference to lives of students with Autistic Spectrum Condition?

• Are you innovative in your approach to learning and delivery?

• Do you like to work in a unique and versatile environment?

This is an exciting position to work across the whole school community to deliver an outstanding experience for the students and all involved with the school.  

If you have answered yes to the questions above and want to know more about our School and the role, please contact HR on 0113 457 0605 or HR@lighthouseschool.co.uk for further information about the post and to book a place on the informal school tour.

Please visit our website http://www.lighthouseschool.co.uk/ for further details and a full application pack. 

Lighthouse School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities organisation and welcome applications from all qualified and experienced individuals. An enhanced DBS check and disclosure is required for the successful applicant.

Advert Date: 11th October 2019

Closing Date: 17th October 2019 by 5pm

Assessment Centre Dates: 21st October 2019

Informal Tour of School (Optional): Tuesday 15th October at 12pm.

More about Lighthouse School
Address: Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Cookridge, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6QB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 4570605