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Leighton Park has wonderful facilities and beautiful grounds but it is the people that work here that make it truly special. Whether you are part of our teaching, pastoral or support staff, Leighton Park is a fulfilling and rewarding place to work.
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Why work at Leighton Park?

Leighton Park exists to form young people of real character and confidence, with a determined desire to change the world, reflecting the school’s Quaker values.

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Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

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Job vacancies

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Staff

12 Month Fixed Term Contracts
37.5 hours per week, 8:30am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday

We require motivated and enthusiastic Multi skilled maintenance staff who are reliable, trustworthy and able to work individually and as part of a team. You will be required to carry out general maintenance work in and around the school buildings and boarding houses as instructed by the Estates Management Team.  Carpentry and Joinery skills would be an advantage.  Experience of working in occupied buildings is essential. The role will encompass a variety of regulatory tasks. You must be security conscious at all times and have a professional manner.  Previous experience of working in a school would be advantageous.

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

The closing date for this post is: Midday, 30th November 2020

Interviews will be held shortly after; however, early applications are encouraged, and we may interview candidates ahead of the stated timetable.

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Job Description – HandyPerson

Job Description – Carpenter-Joiner

Person Specification – Handy Person

Person Specification – Carpenter-Joiner

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

Caretaker – 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

Shift rota to include Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays
06:00 to 14:00 / 07:00 to 15:00 / 14:00 to 22:00
This role requires a large proportion of time lone working

 

We are looking to appoint a Caretaker to join us on a 12 month fixed term contract. This is a busy and varied role where you will be required to ensure the safety and security of school buildings and surrounding areas is maintained. The role has various requirements including cleaning, maintaining the swimming pool, movement of furniture, set up for school functions and activities, as well as maintenance of school minibuses.

The successful candidate will be flexible and willing to undertake work requests with a can-do approach and positive attitude. You will need to be aware of health and safety requirements and be able to take on physical aspects of the role. Experience of working in a school caretaking environment is desirable but not essential.

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

The closing date for this post is: Midday, 27th November 2020

Interviews will be held shortly after; however, early applications are encouraged, and we may interview candidates ahead of the stated timetable.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

Exams Invigilators

Variable hours

We are looking to recruit dedicated and reliable Exams Invigilators to become part of an established team assisting with exams throughout the year. The examination seasons are in November, January, March, May and June.

The successful applicants will need to be reliable and flexible as the hours will vary from day to day. Attention to detail is vital in this important role.  Experience is not necessary as full training will be given.

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

Applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

Academic Intervention Practitioner

As soon as possible

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced teaching assistant, to work as an Academic Intervention Practitioner in our dynamic and popular Learning Support department. This post would suit an experienced practitioner who is keen to develop. Our successful candidate will have the ability to work with students across KS3 – KS5. A willingness to participate in co-curricular activities is also required.

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

Applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

Temporary Maths and Science Teacher Full Time

From January 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, highly motivated professional to join us from January 2021 in a supportive and team-orientated School. Our Mathematics and Science Departments are energetic and exciting environments, and we are looking for a passionate and dynamic team-worker who will contribute to the current teaching and learning strategies for the remainder of the 2020/2021 academic year.

Your ability to use ICT in the teaching of both subjects is essential.  You will join a committed, hardworking and friendly staff who work closely together to achieve the best possible outcomes for our students. The ability to teach across the range of Key Stages, including 6th form and IBDP is desirable.

 

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits. Accommodation may also be available.

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

Applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.