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Current vacancies 

Application, job description, person specification and other related forms can be found at the bottom of the page.  Feel free to email your application to: 

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

The School reserves the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

We offer an environment with a supportive induction and professional development programme, recognising that our teachers are the reason for our continuing success. Our status as a Teaching School means we are able to offer staff the highest quality support. Sir John Lawes has been the lead school in the SJL Academies Trust since 2012.



Samuel Ryder Academy

Follow this link to visit the Samuel Ryder Academy vacancies page.


Harpenden Academy

Follow this link to visit the Harpenden Academy vacancies page.


Robert Barclay Academy

Follow this link to visit Robert Barclay Academy vacancies page.


Teaching Staff Application Forms

Teaching staff application form

Guidance for applicants for teaching posts

Child protection summary


Support Staff Application Forms

Support staff application form

Support staff person specification

Child protection summary


Sir John Lawes Academies’ Trust is an equal opportunities employer. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all  staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.



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