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Lealands High School

Lealands High School

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Recruitment

Due to our expansion and increasing student numbers, Lealands High School is continuously looking to recruit outstanding practitioners to join our school.

To view our available vacancies, please click the relevant tabs below:

Teaching Vacancies
 

Teacher of English 

Teacher of English
(MPR/UPR)
Full Time/Part Time
Start date: September 2017

We are looking to appoint a talented NQT or experienced English Teacher to work in our vibrant and multicultural school.

You will become a part of a highly successful department with a team of specialist, highly committed and enthusiastic teachers working towards increased excellence. What matters is that you are an innovative practitioner with a passion for English. A wide range of career development opportunities and training are also available to the successful candidate. 

About our school:

Lealands High School is a very successful and popular 11-16 Foundation School which has been re-built to accommodate 1050 students from the growing population in Luton and surrounding Bedfordshire villages.  The school was judged “good” overall with “outstanding” behaviour and safety by Ofsted in May 2013.  Lealands benefits from being an extremely diverse multi-cultural school with a fantastic caring ethos and very high expectations.  Lealands retains Sports College status and also has an onsite nursery and community hub.  

Benefits available:

  • Access to our sports equipment and facilities including swimming pool and gym
  • Opportunities for paid lunch duties
  • Staff laptop with remote access to school systems
  • Access to a wider community of schools through our partnership with Luton Futures and Lea Springs
  • Professional development programme and opportunities to study for a Masters degree
  • A generous relocation package

To download a full job description and application form, please click the 'Apply Now' button.

Visits from prospective applicants are welcome and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Nilsson (HR) on 01582 611600.

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse and provide effective help or advice fluently in spoken English.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 23rd May 2017
Interviews will be held:   TBC

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure Barring Service.

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools

Non-Teaching Vacancies 

Learning Support Assistant 

Learning Support Assistant
Salary: L2 Point 12 - 15  £12,202 - £12,920
actual salary
Term-Time Only + 5 days
1 Year fixed contract
Monday to Friday: 8.30 am – 3.30 pm
Starting date:
As soon as possible

Lealands High School would like to recruit a Learning Support Assistant to support class teachers in all aspects of teaching and learning.  The successful candidate will enhance opportunities for students and will bring to the role knowledge and practical experience gained through working with young people.  The ability to support the learning of individuals and small groups is essential as are excellent communication skills.  This contract is to support the special educational needs of students with Educational and Health Care (EHC) Plans.

Lealands provides a dynamic, friendly and vibrant environment where support, training and development for all staff is a priority.  Our students and staff experience a supportive and caring atmosphere along with high standards and expectations for success. 

A wide range of career development opportunities and training are also available to the successful candidate.

To download a full job description and application form, please click the 'Apply Now' button.

You can also get a taste for life at Lealands by watching our video, which can be found on our website.

Visits from prospective candidates are welcome and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Nilsson (HR) on 01582 611600.

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse and provide effective help or advice fluently in spoken English

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure Barring Service.

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools

Closing date for applications: Friday 2nd June 2017
Interviews will be held:  TBC

Train To Teach Learning Support Assistant 

Train to Teach Learning Support Assistant Post
Salary: L2 Point 12 - 15 £13,890 - £14,708
actual salary
Term-Time Only + 5 days
Starting date:
As soon as possible

Lealands High School would like to recruit a Train to Teach Teaching Assistant to support class teachers in all aspects of teaching and learning.  The successful candidate will enhance opportunities for students and will bring to the role knowledge and practical experience gained through working with young people.  The ability to support the learning of individuals and small groups is essential as are excellent communication skills.  This is a contract supporting the special educational needs of student with Educational and Health Care (EHC) Plans.  Staff employed to this post would be expected to work towards becoming a trained teacher within a maximum of five years from initial appointment.

Lealands provides a dynamic, friendly and vibrant environment where support, training and development for all staff is a priority.  Our students and staff experience a supportive and caring atmosphere along with high standards and expectations for success. 

A wide range of career development opportunities and training are also available to the successful candidate.

To download a full job description and application form, please click the 'Apply Now' button.

You can also get a taste for life at Lealands by watching our video, which can be found on our website.

Visits from prospective candidates are welcome and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Nilsson (HR) on 01582 611600.

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse and provide effective help or advice fluently in spoken English.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure Barring Service.

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools

Closing date for applications: Friday 2nd June 2017
Interviews will be held:  TBC

School Receptionist 

School Receptionist
Salary: L2 Point 12 -15 (£13,891 - £14,708)
Term time only, plus 5 days 37 hours per week,
8am-4pm Mondays -Thursdays and 8am-3.30pm Fridays
Possible job share opportunity
To start as soon as possible

Lealands High School is currently looking to recruit an efficient, enthusiastic, friendly and experienced Receptionist. The successful applicant will have responsibility for the management of the school’s reception area, act as the first point of contact for parents/carers and school visitors, manage the school’s switchboard as well as providing general administrative support across the school. Applicants are required to have excellent IT and interpersonal skills, be approachable and professional and have an excellent telephone manner.  Applicants will also need to demonstrate that they are able to deal sensitively with a range of students, parents/carers and outside agencies. The ability to be flexible, responsive, self-motivated and use initiative is crucial to work in a busy and demanding environment.  The appointed candidate will be an important member of our school team and have a positive approach to this key role.

About our school: Lealands High School is a very successful and popular 11-16 Foundation School which has been
re-furbished to accommodate 1050 students from the growing population in Luton and surrounding Bedfordshire villages. 

The school was judged “good” overall with “outstanding” behaviour and safety by Ofsted in May 2013. Lealands benefits from being an extremely diverse multi-cultural school with a fantastic caring ethos and very high expectations. 

Lealands retains Sports College status and also has an onsite nursery and community hub.  Benefits available:   

  • Access to our sports equipment and facilities including swimming pool and gym
  • Opportunities for paid lunch duties
  • Access to a wider community of schools through our partnership with Luton Futures and Lea Springs
  • Professional development programme and training opportunities

To download a full job description and application form, please click the 'Apply Now' button.

Visits from prospective applicants are welcome and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Nilsson (HR) on 01582 611600.  

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse and provide effective help or advice, fluently in spoken English.

Closing date for applications: Friday 2nd June 2017

Interviews will be held: TBC

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure Barring Service.
CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools

 If you are a teacher looking for an exciting opportunity to join a good school and we don't have a vacancy advertised that suits your relevant expertise, please complete the Expression of Interest form under the Interested In Working At Lealands? tab and we will get in contact with you.

Before applying for a post at Lealands High School, please read the details of how to apply by clicking the Guidance For Applicants tab on the left.

Visits from prospective candidates are welcome and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Nilsson (HR) at Lealands High School on 01582 611600 or email recruitment@lealands.luton.sch.uk

Applicants for our public-facing posts will need to demonstrate the ability to converse and provide effective help or advice fluently in spoken English.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

CV's will not be accepted for any posts based in schools.