Start a Career at King's

King’s Leadership Academy is a Free Independent School in the State Sector, established in 2012. We place the development of character and leadership at the heart of everything we do. King’s was proud to be recognised in 2015 as the first winner of the ‘National Character Award’ and has an excellent reputation for academic achievement, comprehensive pastoral care and extensive enrichment.  Please click here to see our latest Performance Data.

If you are an outstanding practitioner and would like to be kept informed of future opportunities we would like to hear from you. We offer a wide range of benefits which include annual bonuses, pay scales above the national payscales, accelerated promotion, professional membership and healthcare.

Current Vacancies

Teaching Posts

There are currently no teaching posts available

Support Posts

Graduate Teaching Scholar with Fast-Track Teaching Route

Are you a graduate looking to become a teacher in the near future?

Are you interested in a funded scholarship to enter the teaching profession?

Do you have a passion and enthusiasm for working with children?

Are you committed to receiving coaching and an investment in your career?

We are currently looking to appoint graduates to our ‘Teaching Scholar programme’.  This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly regarded and oversubscribed academy.  The training programme focuses on developing innovative practice and supporting learners across a range of ages.  We are looking for confident and passionate individuals who can lead pupils with enthusiasm and care.  In return, you will join a highly committed team of staff who will support you through your PGDE and into employment as a teacher.

This is a salaried position which includes professional coaching and funded access to our ‘Teaching Scholarship Programme’. Over the past 3 years our Scholars have enjoyed 100% success rate into profession, 90% of whom graduated with outstanding.


Closing date for applications is midday on 28th January 2019

Application forms available from Ms Stacey Taylor at or on 01925 817939.

King’s Leadership Academy, Hillock Lane, Woolston, Warrington WA1 4PF.

Leadership Opportunities

There are currently no Leadership opportunities.


There are currently no Governor vacancies

“It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do; we hire smart people so that they can tell us what to do” – Steve Jobs

An application form and additional information can be downloaded below

On receipt of your application, candidates will be contacted via telephone and/ or email to be invited to an interview. Please ensure both of these details are correct on your application form.