Head of Languages and Internationalism

The Mountbatten School, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 5SY

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    25 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    29 April 2022

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Main Pay Scale £25,714 - £36,961 or Upper Pay Scale £38,690 - £41,604

Head of Languages and Internationalism job summary

Required for September 2021

We are seeking an inspirational, dynamic, forward-thinking Head of Languages & Internationalism to develop the school as a centre of excellence for innovative teaching, learning, and cultural/linguistic enrichment. The school part of a small group of schools selected by the DfE to deliver the Mandarin Excellence Programme.

We would love to hear from you if you are an outstanding classroom practitioner with vision, a sound understanding of pedagogy and aspirations to Senior Leadership. Candidates should be ambitious and passionate about playing a lead role in nurturing a love for language learning and a curiosity in other cultures in all students.

You will be able to teach either French or Spanish to GCSE. The ability to teach an additional language would be welcomed. The Faculty currently offers French, Spanish and Mandarin.

Your role will be to lead new initiatives, develop a rich variety of cultural activities, including international residential visits and school-to-school partnerships, and undertake quality assurance activities that will ensure the delivery of high quality learning experiences to our students.

The Languages Faculty is well resourced and housed in recently refurbished accommodation.

Closing Date: Wednesday 25 May 2022
Interviews: Friday 27 May 2022
The Mountbatten School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and all staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. All our recruitment and selection practices reflect this and successful applicants are subject to Disclosure and Barring Checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Additional allowances

TLR2c £7,017

Applying for the job

For further details and to apply please visit the school website: www.mountbatten.hants.sch.uk, e-mail human.resources@mountbatten.hants.sch.uk or telephone 01794 510227.

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About The Mountbatten School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1432 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01794 510227

The Mountbatten School is an 11-16 co-educational, non-denominational school, founded in 1969 by Earl of Burma. The school has a wealth of outstanding features which have been recognised in excellent Ofsted reports and a host of other national awards. The school is recognised for its very high quality teaching and academic achievement combined with strong commitment to student welfare and to assiduous monitoring of each student’s progress. Students are exceptionally well-behaved with politeness and common courtesies being highly valued and practised by nearly all of our students. Our primary objectives are excellence, fellowship, co-operation, and the development of students as independent, responsible, and involved members of the larger world community.

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