5 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS (fringe)

What skills and experience we're looking for

PERSON SPECIFICATION

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

A good honours degree and qualified teacher status

Evidence of relevant CPD

EXPERIENCE

A thorough knowledge and understanding of current developments in teaching, learning and the curriculum

Excellent wider subject knowledge

PERSONAL SKILLS AND QUALITIES

A demonstrable passion for French with an ability to inspire students and staff

Excellent communication skills and the ability to foster positive relationships

The ability to set high standards

A strong moral purpose and drive for continuous improvement

Ability to work under pressure

Excellent record of attendance and punctuality

A good sense of humour (desirable)

What the school offers its staff

BENEFITS OF WORKING AT CHESHAM GRAMMAR SCHOOL:

  • minimum 14% PPA for all staff (more for those with a TLR)
  • all staff are given their own laptop
  • longer holidays, as an academy
  • commitment to development of teaching and learning
  • opportunities to complete national qualifications (eg NPQs)
  • priority admission for qualified children of staff
  • subsidised gym membership
  • Cycle scheme
  • free parking on site
  • a commitment to protect, promote and enhance the wellbeing of staff through the Education Staff Wellbeing Charter
  • long service award scheme for 10, 15 and 25 years’ service
  • an opportunity to work in an area of outstanding natural beauty 30 minutes from London

Further details about the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional colleague to join our MFL Department in this outstanding school. We are seeking a passionate, forward-thinking graduate teacher to teach French to A-level and Spanish/German to students in Key Stage 3 (QTS). The successful applicant will join a friendly, welcoming and supportive team, where teachers work together to provide an enriching learning experience for students, both within and beyond the curriculum.

Commitment to safeguarding

Red Kite Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

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 recruitment@redkiteschoolstrust.org

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About Chesham Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1322 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01494 782854

Chesham Grammar School is a co-educational grammar school in Buckinghamshire. There is a county-wide selection to secondary school at 11+ and there are 13 grammar schools within the county, five of which are co-educational. Our intake is drawn from a very wide geographical area. The majority of students come from the Chiltern and South Bucks area of Buckinghamshire but we also have students who travel from Hertfordshire and from towns on the Metropolitan Line such as Harrow and Uxbridge.

Arranging a visit to Chesham Grammar School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@redkiteschoolstrust.org.

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