Teacher of Science - LA145

Are you passionate about providing high-quality, inclusive education? Are you looking to join a dedicated Academy Trust that genuinely invests in and develops their staff? Then apply today to join Lightcliffe Academy.

This is an exciting time for Lightcliffe Academy as it continues on an improvement journey as part of Abbey Multi Academy Trust. Currently in Special Measures, we have set ourselves ambitious targets: to be rated as “good” at next inspection, reaching and sustaining “outstanding” thereafter.

As our new member of staff we will nurture, challenge and support you. The post offers an opportunity to join an experienced department where creativity, innovation and the ability to work effectively in a team is valued.

You will be:

  • A routinely good/outstanding teacher.
  • A colleague looking to develop your career within a supportive team.
  • Able to encourage and enthuse students to achieve their full potential.
  • Inspirational to colleagues and students – sharing best practice.

We can offer:

  • An Academy and a department that will allow you to be inspirational, creative and play an active part on our journey.
  • Tailored CPD with a commitment to support your career ambitions.
  • A department which welcomes new ideas with energy and enthusiasm.

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy and to play a part in the development of our Multi-Academy Trust. If you are looking to join an Academy with happy, positive and polite students and staff then we want to hear from you.  

Abbey Multi Academy Trust is a Trust consisting of eight academies (three secondary, five primary) in the geographical areas of the Anglican Diocese of Leeds and Calderdale.

All our academies share in the Trust’s mission to work In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower'. For more information about us or our academies please visit the following links:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust

Lightcliffe Academy

Visits to meet the team and experience our wonderful atmosphere, are warmly welcomed and encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Recruitment@abbeytrust.org

Closing date: Monday 18th October 2021

Interview date:  To be held soon after closing date

All applications will be acknowledged within 24 hours. Should you fail to receive confirmation of receipt please call 0113 320 1423.

We will contact successful candidates after the closing date with details of the interview process.  

Abbey Multi-Academy Trust is robust in promoting the safeguarding of children and is rigorous in its recruitment checks.  An enhanced disclosure from the DBS will be required for this post.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds/Calderdale.

Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
Leeds
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552