Head of MFL

Fakenham Academy, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9QT

Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    Starting 1 January 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS-UPS

Additional allowances

Plus a TLR £4,777

What skills and experience we're looking for

THE ROLE

Fakenham Academy seeks to recruit an excellent, highly effective teacher with well-developed leadership skills, enthusiasm and commitment to provide leadership to the Modern Foreign Languages Department. The successful candidate will lead a team of teachers and will be responsible for the academic development of students. We currently teach French and Spanish to KS3, KS4 and KS5. The ideal candidate must be able to teach Spanish to KS3, KS4 and ideally KS5.

To find out more about this role, please feel free to contact Chris Barns, Deputy Headteacher via e-mail at chris.barns@fakenhamacademy.org.

Application Closing Date will be Monday 5 December 2022 (12 noon) Interviews will take place on Thursday 8 December 2022

What the school offers its staff

Fakenham Academy is a local school with high ambitions and a key drive for continuous improvement. We believe that education is the key to transforming life chances, and that by creating an outstanding learning environment where all students are happy and taught well we will enhance their prospects to become productive, successful citizens of the future. Our core standards include high expectations of everyone in our learning community; good discipline consistently applied; reliably good quality teaching; a commitment from parents to work in partnership with the academy and respectful, positive relationships between everyone in our learning community. For us it is about educating the whole child through a diverse and broad curriculum and making sure they are prepared to enter today’s modern world, as well rounded capable young men and women. Our latest Ofsted inspection recognised the high level standard we work hard to deliver resulting in being rated a “good” school in all aspects of the inspection.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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About Fakenham Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
794 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to Fakenham Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email chris.barns@fakenhamacademy.org.

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