Modern Foreign Languages Assistant

Linton Village College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JB

7 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    21 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

Main Scale 3/Point 5-6, £19,312-£19,698 (full time equivalent)

Actual salary

Actual salary £8660 -£8833 (£10.01 - £10.21 per hour)

Modern Foreign Languages Assistant job summary

We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and proficient French and Spanish speaker to work 20 hours per week. You would be working with small groups of students between the ages of 11 and 16, helping them with their spoken and written French or Spanish and assisting with small administration tasks in the MFL department.

The MFL team is comprised of energetic, supportive and friendly practitioners who are committed to delivering engaging lessons and high attainment in MFL. In 2019, 86% of year 11 students at Linton Village College achieved 4+ in GCSE French, 75% achieved 5+, whilst 66% of year 11 students achieved 4+ in Spanish and 52% achieved 5+. Whilst these figures exceed the national averages especially in French, we are continually striving to raise achievement further, particularly in Spanish, with particular focus on our higher prior attainers and disadvantaged students. We welcome applications from positive and flexible individuals who will contribute to high standards and a culture of excellence.

Applying for the job

To find out more about this vacancy, please download an application form and information pack from our website at We welcome contact from interested candidates to discuss the role. Please contact to make an appointment. Applications must be submitted on the College’s application form; CVs will not be accepted. Requests for flexibility in working arrangements/patterns will be considered. Closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00am on Monday 4th July 2022.

All staff share a commitment to Safeguarding and staff in regulated activity will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check and a barred list check and other checks may be requested if applicable. We value diversity and welcome applications from all, including those with protected characteristics under the Equality Act. Flexible working requests will be considered.

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About Linton Village College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
863 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01223 891233

Linton Village College is a high-achieving comprehensive 11-16 school at the heart of its local community. Ensuring a high-quality education for all of our students on a daily basis is our core priority. This is underpinned by a culture in which strong relationships, effective pastoral care and personal development opportunities are of paramount importance. We are committed to offering enriching learning experiences and we strive for educational excellence. We have very high expectations and provide a nurturing, friendly and supportive environment in which everyone can thrive and achieve.

The school supports colleagues’ professional learning in national programmes as well as through a broad in- school and Trust-wide training offer. We also enjoy strong links with primary partner schools, sixth form colleges and the Faculty of Education at the University of Cambridge. Our membership of Anglian Learning provides further opportunities for career development and collaboration.

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