This job expired on 4 March 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    4 March 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


French, Languages, Spanish

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time 32.5 hours per week. Part time We welcome applications from those who wish to work flexibly.

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £30,000 to £46,525 per year (full-time equivalent)

Additional allowances

Two hours Professional Learning each week provides personalised CPD for all staff. TLR 2.1 available for 2nd in Department.

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to recruit a teacher of MFL. At KS3 all students learn either Spanish or French with the option to take on a 2nd language as a pathway in Year 9. They can then decide whether to take 1 or 2 languages at GCSE where we follow the Edexcel curriculum. At KS3 we follow a bespoke curriculum based on the development and mastery of key communicative functions designed to build confident users of language. Our innovative, passionate team embrace the Conti pedagogy using listening and extensive processing instruction as the main tool of language acquisition.

What the school offers its staff

John Taylor Free School is an inclusive school with a positive approach to wellbeing. We offer the following support to staff:

  • 2 hours of personalised professional learning each week

  • A coaching culture

  • Additional non-contact time for coaching / reading / personal development

  • Shared resources, Schemes of Learning and Curriculum Plans

  • A ‘life-friendly’ approach to teaching

We welcome applications from those who want to work flexibly, or if you are looking for a full-time role.

Commitment to safeguarding

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure and barring service check is a requirement of this post. A copy of our Safeguarding Policy is available to view on our website.

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About John Taylor Free School

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1258 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

John Taylor Free School opened in 2018 and we are now approaching capacity with Year 7-12 and Year 13 starting in September 2024. Our first Ofsted rating is ‘Good’ alongside a strong set of first GCSE results with above national figures in all benchmark areas.
JTMAT does not hold a sponsor licence and therefore, cannot employ an individual outside of the UK unless they have settled/pre-settled status or indefinite leave to remain.

Arranging a visit to John Taylor Free School

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