Teacher of Science, Leeds

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Lawnswood SchoolLeeds
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: No

Temporary until July 18 in the first instance 

Full time/part time – to suit candidate

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and talented teacher of Science to join a hard-working and forward-looking team. The successful applicant must have the ability to teach general science at KS3 and KS4. Teaching of a specialism at KS5 may be available to a suitable candidate.

You must have a strong commitment to teaching across the full ability range, and have a keen interest in developing the new key stage programmes of study to make science accessible and engaging to all. 

Due to changing staff circumstances within the department, on this occasion, we are willing to accommodate the right candidate’s choice of hours. 

This is a great time to be joining the Science Department. We have a friendly team that works together to continually improve the way we teach science. This has been reflected in our improving GCSE results and our outstanding results post-16. 

If you have the drive and enthusiasm to inspire and encourage young people with your teaching then you are warmly invited to apply.  

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 below 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: 9.00am on Monday 16 October 2017.  

Interviews are scheduled for Thursday 19 October 2017.


Ring Road, West Park, Leeds LS16 5AG 

NOR c.1100

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Address: Ring Road, West Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 5AG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 284 4020