Thanks for taking the time to visit our website to view our job vacancies. Our School is no ordinary school, join us and you’ll see what we mean. Read on to see our current vacancies and to get a flavour for what our School is all about.

Teacher of Maths

Teacher of Design

Curriculum Leader of Modern Foreign Languages

Teaching Assistant

At Horsforth School we believe in opportunity and achievement for all. If you work with us you will join a fantastic team in a high performing, creative and forward thinking school who believes in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things.

In a recent OFSTED inspection we were rated as outstanding for Behaviour; this is shown throughout our consistently oversubscribed 11-19 school, which enjoys strong community and international links.

Horsforth School is no ordinary School, join us and you’ll see what we mean. No role in Horsforth School is ‘just a job’, you will become part of a team who work to support and develop our amazing students whilst giving you the opportunity to take ownership of your own career.

When joining our school you will also be given the opportunity to participate in activities outside of the classroom such as:

  • Extracurricular activities
  • Exciting trips and visits
  • Amazing onsite catering
  • Weekly discounted yoga sessions run onsite
  • Free access to the onsite gym
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Access to childcare vouchers
  • Dedicated investment in physical and mental wellbeing
  • A buzzing and lively staffroom that includes a football team, weekly raffle and regular social activities.

Following a recent staff survey 100% of our staff said they were happy at Horsforth School, so why not become part of the team.

Our vacancies can be viewed at the top of the page.

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Yorkshire Teaching School Alliance

Did you know Horsforth School is part of the Yorkshire Teaching School Alliance?

YTSA is a partnership of 24 Yorkshire Secondary Schools, working alongside 3 of top Universities in the region- University of York, Leeds Trinity University, and Leeds Beckett University.

We have come together as schools, to provide a unique training opportunity for prospective teachers through the government’s teacher training initiative School Direct. School Direct allows schools and academies to select and train recruits to the profession. Our ITT (Initial Teacher Training) programme has been designed to build your confidence and subject knowledge and give you the necessary skills to become an effective classroom practitioner.

We also provide Continuing Professional Development for all staff across our Alliance, engage in offering School to School Support and take a leading role in Research and Development within our region.

To find out more please go to the YTSA Website


At Horsforth School we embrace all education pathways, recognising that the definition of success is unique to the achiever and believing in alternative methods of engagement such as sport and creative activities.

Please check our vacancies at the top of the page for all current apprenticeship opportunities.

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Applying for a Role at Horsforth School

Please note, we do not accept CVs. If you wish to apply for a role, please download an application form from our website and return it to

If you are successful in being called for interview, details will be emailed to you, therefore please provide a valid email address and ensure you check your junk folder for any correspondence.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and we expect all colleagues to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and reference checks.