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

Do you aspire to become a teacher?

We are currently looking to appoint graduates to our fast-track teaching programme starting September 2021:

· Do you want to drive social mobility through the power of education?

· Are you interested in leadership and coordinating others?

· Are you passionate about working with secondary children?

· Do you have a strong degree in one of the following areas: Maths, English, Science, Humanities or Foreign Language?

If the above describes you, please click here for further information.

For the successful applicant, training focuses on developing innovative teaching practice and supporting students across a range of ages.  We are looking for confident and passionate individuals who will eventually 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 at the ‘Great Schools Trust’.

This is a salaried position which includes professional coaching and access to our leadership development programmes. Over the past 5 years 100% of our scholars have joined the teaching profession with 90% graduating with outstanding in their NQT year.

Leadership Opportunities

There are currently no Leadership posts available.


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.