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  • Start date details

    Easter 2024

  • Closing date

    15 December 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    1 December 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Leadership Scale L5 - 9 (£52,074 - £57,482)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Lead Teacher role is to provide pedagogic leadership as an outstanding classroom practitioner, playing a key part in raising standards through the model of their own excellent teaching and by supporting the professional development of their colleagues.

What the school offers its staff

A pension scheme (Teacher’s Pension Scheme for teachers, Local Government Pension Scheme for support staff)

24-hour employee assistance and wellbeing counselling service phone line -

Encouraged opportunities for continuing professional development (CPD), offered locally, regionally and nationally

All teaching staff (teachers/ TA/ LSAs) receive an allotted minimum of two hours of CPD each week

Commitment to safeguarding

The Academy is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and all successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists. If successfully shortlisted, you will be required to provide your original birth certificate alongside additional documents to verify your identity.
Prior to you attending one of our recruitment and selection processes, we expect you to have read the following policies; Child Protection and Safeguarding and Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, which can be found on our website under Key Information.

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About Oulton Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1010 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
0113 2059559

Oulton Academy is a secondary community school for girls and boys aged between 11 and 16. It is a non-denominational establishment, situated in the town of Oulton, in Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Oulton Academy values students who have respect for others, who are resilient and those who take responsibility for their actions. The school believes no child should be stopped from having an excellent education and everyone can have great achievement. Children should try their best to achieve outstanding results. Students are encouraged to take part in enrichment activities. These can range from several sporting clubs, including gymnastics, basketball, netball, cricket, football and rugby. In the past, pupils have competed in the Olympics.

Oulton Academy provides Outstanding Learning, Outstanding Support and Outstanding Experiences for all students by demonstrating our values in our daily behaviour. We drive students to achieve the best they possibly can with exemplary professional standards in a caring environment.
Whether you’re joining us as a support staff member, an NQT, in a leadership position, and everything in between, we will invest in you and your development throughout your career. By all working together, supporting and motivating each other, we believe we can raise current standards and transform the lives of our students. If, as a Trust, we support you to help you reach your potential, we can help ensure all the children you teach will also reach theirs.

Arranging a visit to Oulton Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@oultonacademy.org.uk.

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