This job expired on 24 April 2023 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    24 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    27 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

King’s Leadership Academy Bolton is seeking to appoint an ambitious and enthusiastic teacher to join a forward thinking and expanding Academy. We are looking for someone who is an excellent classroom practitioner, who can work well within a team, who values each pupil as an individual and who will play a significant part in the development and growth of the Academy.

All classes are set based on academic groups and data is extensively used to track, monitor and inform intervention for our students.The Academy fully embraces modern pedagogy and this is reflected in our approach to ICT which is fully integrated into classroom teaching. All students have their own iPads which are used extensively to support independent learning.

It is expected that the appointed teacher will be hard working, resilient and demonstrate the following qualities:

1. An excellent knowledge and love of their subject

2. The ability to convey that knowledge with enthusiasm

3. The ability to make the lessons interesting and relevant to their students

4. The ability to manage the classroom in a calm, just and fair manner

5. The ability to generate self belief in our students and raise aspirations

6. The refusal to accept excuses for low performance

7. A deep-rooted respect for our students and the learning challenges that they face

8. The refusal to accept excuses for low performance

9. A deep-rooted respect for our students and the learning challenges that they face

10. The ability to problem-solve and provide excellent customer service to our community

11. A committed team player with excellent organisational and technical skills

What the school offers its staff


Commitment to safeguarding

King’s Leadership Academy Bolton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff o share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including an enhanced DBS check. To find out more about working for the Great Schools Trust and King’s Leadership Academy Bolton check out our Twitter or website and please get in touch if you would like a visit or chat with the Principal.
This job post has expired.

Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About King's Leadership Academy Bolton

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
539 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number

Welcome to King’s Leadership Academy Bolton, a non-selective free independent school in the state sector that is providing a world class education for the young people of Great Lever. King’s is founded on international research and traditional values with a huge focus on leadership and academic development. Our vision is “To develop in each of our student the academic skills, intellectual habits, qualities of character and leadership traits necessary to succeed at all levels and become successful citizens in tomorrow’s world”. At King’s we believe every child can succeed and that great teaching is the key to that success. This sentiment is reflected in our motto, ‘Credimus’, which translated from Latin literally means we believe. We believe in appointing only the very best teachers and staff who are committed to serving the students and parents of this community. We believe in having the highest expectations of ourselves and our students as well as accepting no excuses for underperformance. We believe that our school exists to shape the life chances of all our students in order that they can attend the best Universities or places of employment in the years to come. We believe in fully supporting our students throughout their education. King’s is unique, in that we have developed a highly personalised approach to our provision and teaching. Our smaller class sizes and year groups afford us tremendous opportunities to truly nurture and develop the academic and creative talents in all our students.

Arranging a visit to King's Leadership Academy Bolton

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email s.baglow@kingsbolton.com.

School location

Similar jobs nearby

Teacher of RE - KS3 to KS5

Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School

Sumner Street, Blackburn, BB2 2LD


Maghull High School

Ormonde Drive, Liverpool, Merseyside, L31 7AW

Teacher of RE

Saint Paul's Catholic High School

Firbank Road, Manchester, M23 2YS

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Bolton and Greater Manchester