Explore our current job vacancies

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

Teacher of Design and Technology

From January 2022

Leighton Park School is looking to appoint a dynamic teacher of Design and Technology from January 2022. This role can be considered on a part-time or full-time basis and would suit an experienced practitioner or a newly qualified teacher who is keen to develop.

The successful candidate will have the ability to teach up to KS5, with a focus on Resistant Materials. Experience in Engineering and Product Design is desirable. The school enjoys modern and spacious accommodation and is seeking applicants who have the skills and enthusiasm to promote the department’s work across the school. A willingness to participate in co-curricular activities is also required.

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

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Job Description

Person Specification

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Applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, but all applications are to be received by Midday, 24th September.

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.

Peripatetic Guitar Teacher

To start as soon as possible

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Guitar Teacher to join a dynamic and popular department as soon as possible. You will be responsible for delivering inspirational lessons, monitoring and reporting on the progress of students to the Director of Music and have the opportunity to run and grow ensembles. You will also work in collaboration with the Director of Music to provide enrichment opportunities for students and will be expected to contribute to the school’s activities programme.

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.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, but all applications are to be received by Midday, 24th September.

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.