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Modern Foreign Languages Teacher

London Academy, Edgware, Middlesex, HA8 8DE

This job expired on 20 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    26 April 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

MP/UPS with TLR for suitable candidate

Modern Foreign Languages Teacher job summary

Information about London Academy

London Academy is an ambitious all-through Academy in North London, serving a multicultural and disadvantaged community. Our progress 8 score for 2018/2019 was 1 which places us in the top 1% of all school’s nationally.

The Opportunity

MFL is part of the core curriculum for all students in KS3. At the end of Year 9 students are able to choose French or Spanish as an option at GCSE. Our GCSE results both in French and Spanish are significantly above the national average and over 90% of students study a language at GCSE. The faculty is well resourced and offers opportunities for travel abroad.

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated, dynamic and innovative Modern Language Teacher able to offer Spanish and French up to GCSE. The person appointed will join a successful department that has produced excellent results.

Our mission is to develop the leadership potential in both our staff and students and we want to be at the forefront of developing the next generation of national school leaders. We can help prepare you for a future middle and senior leadership position, investing in your development through regular coaching and a wide range of professional development opportunities, such as the NPQ qualifications.

Why work at London Academy?

• The opportunity to work with experienced and value driven colleagues that have a proven track record of raising attainment for a disadvantaged community
• A wide range of professional development opportunities, for example we were one of the first partner schools working with The Institute for Teaching on the Masters in Expert Teaching
• Experience of working with Ambition School Leadership and supporting colleagues completing Teaching Leaders and Future Leaders
• A commitment to engage with the latest educational research so it that informs all aspects of the Academy, for example curriculum design and pedagogy
• A focus on reducing workload by having centralised behaviour systems, centralised curriculum and a reasonable feedback policy.

Next Steps

To apply, please complete an application form on TES. To arrange a time to have an informal conversation about the role please email o.puddicombe@londonacademy.org.uk.

London Academy is an equal opportunities employer. London Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Enhanced DBS, Barred List and Prohibition checks will always be carried out on new employees.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 20 May 2022. Applications will be viewed on a rolling basis so early applications are recommended.

Alex Warburton
Principal

Additional allowances

TLR for suitable candidate

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Supporting documents

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

About London Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 19
School size
1655 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 19
Contact phone number
02082381100

London Academy is a richly diverse all through school educating over 1500 students within the age range
4 – 19.
Our state of the art building, designed by Foster and Partners, is based in Edgware and has excellent tube access to Central London alongside easy access via major roads and motorway networks.
London Academy aims to provide an outstanding level of education, in 2019 our provisional progress 8 score of 0.99 placed us in the top 1% of all schools in the country. We consider it our duty to ensure that our students achieve their best academically, whilst we nurture their talents and interests.
The recruitment of exceptional staff is vital to our journey and if you choose to pursue your career at London Academy, it is because you are motivated to work within a supportive, collaborative and dynamic team which consistently strives to achieve the best outcomes for its students.
Consistently reported as Good by Ofsted, with some areas considered exceptional, to include our Effectiveness of Leadership and Management, we can offer you a structured programme of personal professional development, no matter what level of career you have reached. Peer coaching to support you to achieve excellence as a teacher. A strong collaborative teaching culture and generous planning and preparation time.

Find out more about us on www.londonacademy.org.uk

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