About Us

Why work for Pivot?

Pivot are a specialist independent provision that has sites in both Kirklees and Leeds.

Why Work For Pivot

Why work at Pivot?

Generous annual leave entitlement

41 days leave including bank holidays

Enhanced family leave pay

Enhanced sick pay

Pay progression

Staff supervision

We have a dedicated team to look after your wellbeing

Early finish every Friday

Begin your weekend from 2pm every Friday!

'The best thing about teaching at Pivot is that I have the freedom to try new ideas and meet the needs of our children; they re-discover a love of learning. Watching that process is very special'


'Everyday is different with all sorts of challenges but you are never alone, there is always someone who can help you'


'There is a great sense of 'family' between the students, staff and the whole company. Pivot reaches out to everyone to be their best'

Support Staff

Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

This gives staff access to up to 6 free counselling sessions and provides access to free advice for a range of topics, including financial wellbeing.

We also offer wrap around support from a range of specialists within the central team, including a Social Worker, Lead ASC Practitioner, Therapeutic Lead and more.

A Tailored Approach to Education

Small class sizes to allow for effective teaching and behaviour management.

You will also have the flexibility to deliver the curriculum in a way that works for the learners. We encourage new ideas and are happy to trial new approaches!

Tailored Education

Interested in joining the Pivot team?

View all of our current vacancies.

Current Vacancies

Find out more about our Academies.

Leeds Academies Kirklees Academies

View what Pivot has to offer.

About Pivot

Working together with

Our partners are essential to our success, sharing our vision and values as we collaborate to achieve our goals, and provide the best opportunities for the children.

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