Important notice:Lawnswood School is closed for the Easter holiday from 4.30 pm Thursday 1 April. If you have a safeguarding concern or are ringing to report that your child has tested positive for COVID-19 please either use the contact email section on our website or email questions@elawnswood.co.uk. Please state your child's name and year group and leave a contact number for a member of staff to get in touch with you. The School will re-open at 7.45 am on 19th April 2021.

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Teacher training

As a partner with the Red Kite Alliance, Lawnswood School supports an excellent school-led pathway to train new teachers through Red Kite Teacher Training.

Red Kite Teacher Training offers excellent School-Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) programmes for both Primary and Secondary prospective teachers. In partnership with other schools in the Leeds, Harrogate and surrounding areas, our 1 year course leads to QTS* and PGCE.

Why train with Red Kite?

  • A dedicated team of experienced mentors, tutors and subject leaders to fully support you throughout the year,
  • The opportunity to train among a nationally recognised partnership of schools and fantastic employment opportunities in our schools after training,
  •  Full access to facilities at the University of Leeds including their library, sports facilities, support staff and a student card,
  • A tax-free bursary up to £28,000 available for certain subject areas.


* The title of this award is subject to change due to an ongoing government consultation at the time of going to press. For the latest information, please visit the Department of Education website

To find out more;

Visit www.redkitealliance.co.uk/teacher_training/
or contact TeacherTraining@redkitealliance.co.uk
01423 535 646
@RedKiteTT


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