Join Our Team!


Start Date: September 2019              

An exciting opportunity for an inspirational and committed leader who has the passion and skills to lead our growing Academy forward on its journey. We firmly believe that we have strong foundations for the future following our Ofsted report in October 2018. We want a leader who can build on the momentum delivered successfully by the existing team and galvanize the staff and pupils in creating a culture of reflective self-improvement in line with our values in order to achieve the highest standards of education.   

Khalsa Science Academy provides education to children aged 4-11. We are located in a purpose built new school building in which children can feel secure and thrive.     

Our leader will:   

  • Have proven leadership and management skills 
  • Be able to turn vision into action 
  • Successfully promote the aims of the academy with all stakeholders 
  • Be passionate about education and providing every child with the very best academic start in life. 
  • Lead by example

We can offer you:

  • Extremely well behaved children with a curiosity for learning.
  • An inclusive and dedicated team of staff who support each other all day and every day
  • Ambitious and supportive Trustees
  • An outstanding and well- resourced state of the art learning environment
  • Opportunities to work collaboratively with other like- minded and progressive partner schools

If this prospect intrigues you and you are looking for an exciting opportunity to make a difference, then please do get in touch.  

Visits are encouraged and warmly welcomed during the week commencing 15 April 2019. Please contact Sharon Rudd on 0113 887 3680 to arrange a visit or email 

The closing Date is 23rd April 2019 at 8.30am. You will be informed at the earliest opportunity if your application has been unsuccessful after shortlisting on 23rd April. 

Interviews will be held on 25th and 26th April.   

Completed applications should be returned to

Alternatively, completed applications may be sent to:

Recruitment, Fusion HR

Suites 1 and 2 Ideas House,

98 Bradford Road,

East Ardsley,

Leeds. WF3 2JL  

Telephone: 01924 82786

Principal Application Pack

KSA Application Form

Code of Conduct

Please remember that CVs cannot be accepted in place of an application form and that all Safer Recruitment practices apply including DBS checks for the successful candidate.

Benefits of working at Khalsa Science Academy:

  • Small friendly dedicated team of permanent staff who support each other all day and every day
  • Fun and happy learning environment where ideas are encouraged and personal development training actually happens
  • Free car parking, tea and coffee, discounts on gym membership and Microsoft Office packages for home
  • Educational pension provided through Leeds City Council
  • Opportunities for promotion and taking on additional challenges such as Subject Lead