Head of Modern Foreign Languages (maternity cover)

Skinners' Kent Academy, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 4PY

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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    10 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (Until July 2023)



Head of Modern Foreign Languages (maternity cover) job summary

Due to our current Head of Modern Foreign Languages starting maternity leave, we are looking to recruit a colleague who would be interested in leading the department, with a unique opportunity to truly provide learning language for all. The Academy is hugely committed to the benefits of learning a language and as such all our students have language lessons from Year 7 to Year 13. Our highly ambitious curriculum has recently been commended by Ofsted.

In return we will offer:

• An exciting and vibrant place of work

• Gym facilities

• Local authority reward scheme

• High quality continued professional development

If you would like to arrange a visit to the Academy, or would like to discuss the role informally, please contact the HR Team on 01892 553032.

For further information about the role please view the applicant pack.

We look forward to receiving your application.

The Skinners’ Kent Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants are subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and satisfactory employment references.

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About Skinners' Kent Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1099 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

The Skinners’ Kent Academy is a non-fee paying, co-educational, all-ability Secondary school. The Academy is funded by the DfE and sponsored by The Skinners’ School, a grammar school for boys together with the Skinners’ Company, one of the ‘Great Twelve’ livery companies of the City of London.
The Academy is founded on the principles of a commitment to ensuring high standards and high aspirations, of active participation, an emotionally rich learning environment and an inclusive culture where every child is known and every learner supported.

Arranging a visit to Skinners' Kent Academy

We welcome prospective candidates to visit the Academy for a tour prior to applying or interview. If you would like to arrange a visit please contact us by phone or email.

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