We are seeking to appoint an inspirational, creative and
enthusiastic leader for our Modern Foreign Languages Faculty. The successful
candidate will be committed to developing our high standards in teaching,
learning and achievement and in extending the curriculum offer of the languages
We currently offer French to both Key Stage 3 and 4 but there
is scope for development and modification to shape the curriculum, and the
languages taught. French is a popular option choice at GCSE, with 3 classes in
our current Year 10 cohort. We study the AQA GCSE Syllabus.
At Breckland School we value the importance that learning an
additional language plays in the lives of our students. As a Head of Modern
Foreign Languages, you will be a dedicated and reflective practitioner, with
expert subject knowledge, who can take responsibility for the rapid progress of
the students at each key stage. You will understand the need to provide a
challenging, engaging and knowledge-rich curriculum for all students.
- The successful candidate will:
- Have excellent leadership qualities and a
commitment to knowledge-rich teaching and learning opportunities for all of our
- Be passionate about languages and why students
should study them
- Have a proven track record of success and
raising student attainment in MFL
- Have the ability to deliver excellent lessons,
which demonstrate high expectations of students, and inspire them to succeed,
improving achievement at both Key Stages for all learners.
- Be a reflective practitioner who is willing to
challenge and be challenged
- Be an excellent communicator, with an
enthusiasm and ability to inspire others in their team
At Breckland School, we are committed to developing great
teachers who are confident and effective in all aspects of their role and will
offer continuous professional development opportunities for you to develop your
teaching career within our school. Through our Unity Schools Partnership
membership, you will become part of a wider MFL network and will have
opportunities to work with other MFL HODs and subject experts in our Trust.
Breckland School is a good and improving school well regarded
by the local community with whom it works closely. Staff enjoy working here and
our students are well behaved and keen to learn. We welcome pre-application
visits and know that our school community will impress you.
For an informal chat please contact Tarryn Berry, Assistant
819501or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
All applications must be received through the Unity Schools
Partnership careers website. We do not accept CVs.
Closing Date: 9am on Thursday
6th October 2022 with interviews occurring the following week.
note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received and we
reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only
accept applications submitted online via our careers website and which are
completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to
apply as soon as possible and advise you check the job information as per the
listing on our careers site.
line with safer recruitment, we are unable to accept CVs. Failure to
complete an application form satisfactorily may result in not being shortlisted
for the post.
Schools Partnership is committed to safer recruitment, equal
opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young
people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An
enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.
Unity Schools Partnership, welcoming diversity.