MPS/UPS - Additional Scale point may be available
Start September 2018 or sooner
Horizon Teachers in partnership with a good friendly school in Redbridge are seeking to appoint an ambitious, highly effective and experienced Classroom Teacher of French and Spanish to join their very successful, heavily over-subscribed school with an outstanding ethos where staff are supported to become the best.
As a teacher of Modern Foreign Languages you will be required to teach French and Spanish at KS3 and 4 as well as being involved in the teaching of A Level classes. The successful teacher must be dynamic, innovative and hardworking with a desire to positively impact upon students' learning and a firm commitment to high academic achievement. Above all the successful French and Spanish teacher must be dedicated to giving all students an outstanding education.
The MFL department is a very strong department. Teachers with a wealth of experience deliver lessons in French and Spanish. There is a great atmosphere and all teachers work well together and under the leadership of the head of department have seen results increase to above the national average. The focus on excellence is clear in every lesson and students work is proudly displayed in the department. Students experience English in creative ways and lessons are planned through the scheme of work to be exciting and engaging. Students are taught in mixed ability groups at KS3, in KS4 French and Spanish are both popular options and results are high.
Within the MFL department extra-curricular activities are seen as a vital learning tool. During Lunch times and after school clubs are run and participation levels are high. The MFL department also runs an annual trip where students travel to France and also Spain to experience the culture and language in its native setting.
The school itself is an excellent environment and both staff and students benefit from a state of the art learning environment. The teaching facilities in the school are excellent with classrooms furnished to the best standards and resources available to aid learning in every subject. The school has a commitment to professional development and this can be seen in their investors in People status. All children are treated as individuals and the school is strongly committed to equality of opportunity.
The successful candidate will be:
• An excellent French and Spanish teacher who can enthuse and inspire.
• Passionate about raising aspirations and improving educational life chances.
• Able to demonstrate a proven track record of leading improvement.
• A role model and champion of learning.
• Clear-thinking and outward-looking.
• Dynamic, innovative and hardworking.
• A leader who is able to demonstrate high-level interpersonal skills.
This is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated French and Spanish Teacher to join this outstanding department. The school would appoint a newly qualified UK trained teacher or a native French or Spanish teacher with prior teaching experience. For all staff there is a programmes of CPD in place and for NQTs an excellent induction programme has been developed.
Please apply immediately for this role as the school wish to interview as soon as CVs are received.
Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.
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