Curriculum Leader of Engineering

Curriculum Leader for Engineering

Full Time, Permanent,


 Horsforth School are looking to appoint an outstanding, forward-thinking and innovative Curriculum Leader for Engineering to join our growing, dynamic and supportive school.

The chosen candidate will lead Engineering and take overall responsibility for the leadership, management and co-ordination of the department. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to take the lead of a modern, well-resourced and growing department. We are looking for someone who is committed to securing high standards and raising academic attainment, someone with a vision to drive change and continually improve what is an already exciting curriculum. Your focus will be on leading the department in a student-centered position where outstanding practice and professionalism are key.

Here at Horsforth School, we aim to create opportunities and support achievement for our students and colleagues alike. Join us and you will be part of a driven department with a strong focus on industry standard practice and an engaging curriculum. We are a creative, forward thinking team and believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things as we work to prepare our students for a future in engineering.

Success runs through our ambitious and consistently oversubscribed 11-19 school, which enjoys strong community and international links.  Our commitment to excellence in education is recognised nationally.   

For our 1400 students, Horsforth School provides an engaging environment of discovery and growth. For our colleagues too, this setting offers some great benefits. Located in north-west Leeds, the school is just five miles from the city centre with its thriving retail, leisure and cultural facilities, yet on the edge of open countryside. York, Harrogate and the Dales are within easy reach.

If you’d like to find out more, please call 0113 226 5454. Or for full details and to apply, please email or visit Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date:                           12 noon on Friday 23 April 2021

Start date:                                September 2021

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.