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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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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 proud to be in partnership with the Astra School Centred Initial Teacher Training provider (SCITT), an innovative, Ofsted Outstanding and non-profit organisation which provides outstanding training opportunities for new entrants into the teaching profession.The Astra SCITT is part of the Astra Teaching School Hub, accredited by the DfE as one of only 87 Hubs in the country to offer the ‘golden thread’ of training and support for teachers at all stages of their career.

Astra is currently recruiting Primary and Secondary trainees in the following subjects/phases across over 50 local selective, non-selective, primary and special schools for 2022-23: Art; Biology; Business; Economics with Business; Chemistry; Computer Science; Drama; English; Geography; History; Maths; Modern Foreign Languages; Music; PE; Physics; RE; Primary; Primary with Maths.  Some part time routes are also available.

More information can be found on the DfE train to teach portal, as well as the Astra website, and applications can be made via DfE Apply.
Leighton Park cannot accept applications directly as all applications are managed through Astra. 

To find out more, follow Astra on Twitter https://twitter.com/@astra_hub, visit www.astra-alliance.com, email at hello@astra-alliance.com

Front of House General Catering Assistant
(Thomas Franks at Leighton Park School)

35.5 hours per week
Either 45 week contract OR Term Time only
£10.40 per hour

Thomas Franks is a contract caterer with a passion for food, professionally presented through excellent service by using fresh, locally sourced ingredients in each and every meal we serve.

We are looking for an exceptional team player who is personable, presentable and looking to build upon their previous experience and knowledge within a similar position. The successful candidate must be flexible, reliable and fun!

Your role will include; cleaning the servery and dining areas, setting up the counter areas and serving food to students and staff, setting up and serving private functions, lettings and other hospitality events during the year.

The benefits of working for us include:

  • Meals whilst on duty
  • Uniform provided
  • Training provided
  • Free parking
  • Personal development

If you have pride in your abilities, a desire to prove that you are one of the best and if your standards meet with ours, we would love for you to join our team.

If you are interested in this role, please contact Alessandro Albanese at Thomas Franks Leighton Park on 01189 879 691 or via email at AlessandroAlbanese@leightonpark.com.

Please note, this role is offered by Thomas Franks, not Leighton Park School. Please only use the contact details listed above to make enquiries / apply for this role. 

The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.