30 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    3 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

The Trustees of Maghull High School are seeking to appoint a dynamic, resilient, experienced and excellent teacher as Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MFL), who will make a significant contribution and commitment to lead and develop our growing MFL department. We are seeking an exceptional Head of MFL with the drive and vision to deliver excellence in language lessons across all key stages.

The successful candidate will be:

  • Passionate about their subject and aligned to our vision of teaching and learning
  • Highly driven and able to inspire both students and staff to achieve excellent outcomes
  • Committed to raising take up of MFL at GCSE and Post-16
  • Enthusiastic about curriculum development and change
  • Creative, believing in the potential of every student to achieve

The school currently offers Spanish as a main language from Key Stage 3 to Advanced Level. Our ambitious Key Stage 4 curriculum expects the vast majority of students to follow the EBacc suite of qualifications. We are keen to develop our curriculum range to include other languages and to widen our extra-curricular offer.

What the school offers its staff

Please visit: https://www.maghullhigh.com/

Commitment to safeguarding

Maghull High School is committed to taking all reasonable steps to ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of all pupils at the school. If staff have concerns regarding possible abuse of a child whether it relates to ill-treatment, neglect or any other form of abuse or appears at risk of abuse, they will, in the best interests of the child, follow the procedures laid down by the Safeguarding Board. A full version of the school’s Safeguarding Policy is available at https://www.maghullhigh.com/safeguarding/

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to bowenn@maghullhigh.com

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If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Maghull High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1014 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
0151 527 3961

Maghull High School is part of the Southport Learning Trust, which currently includes Greenbank High School, Stanley High School, Birkdale High School and Kew Woods Primary School. Our Trust welcomes staff who are enthusiastic, energetic, and dedicated individuals with a talent for working with young people and a love of education. We are seeking colleagues who can build robust and effective relationships with staff, parents, students, and the wider community in order to further the ethos of the Trust.

Arranging a visit to Maghull High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bowenn@maghullhigh.com.

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