15 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - One year

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone with talent, ambition and experience to join the MFL department at Lawnswood School. The successful candidate will be a French specialist and be able to teach Spanish to KS4 or KS3.

We need someone with enthusiasm, a ‘can do’ mentality and an ability to inspire a love of languages in all learners. We run a number of foreign exchange and cultural trips throughout the academic year and we are looking for someone who is willing to contribute to this crucial extra-curricular element of language learning.

What the school offers its staff

Lawnswood School can offer you a professional challenge and a rewarding opportunity, working with a collaborative leadership team that’s passionate about the progress and development of every student.

We have had a very positive experience working with the Red Kite Alliance to provide mentoring to early careers teachers and applications from ECTs will be welcomed. We have a number of experienced mentors and many of our teachers first joined us as trainee teachers via the Red Kite teacher training programme.

Commitment to safeguarding

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 DBS disclosure.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to hr@elawnswood.co.uk

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About Lawnswood School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1489 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number
0113 284 4020

Again, rated a 'Good' school by Ofsted in May 2018, Lawnswood School is set in North Leeds and has a wide catchment area and a diverse intake of students from cultural backgrounds and socio-economic groups. Under stable leadership and a supportive and inspiring leadership team, Lawnswood School offers opportunities for professional challenge and personal development.

School location

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