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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    4 March 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 February 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3

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Contract type


Pay scale

School Teachers pay range, dependent upon experience (prorated).

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of French and German to join our large and highly successful MFL Department. Altrincham Grammar school for Girls is a lead school for MFL development for Bright Futures Training (formerly the Alliance for Learning). The successful candidate will be expected to be able to teach French and German up to GCSE level and either to A level.

AGGS has a commitment to all pupils studying at least one MFL to GCSE. All pupils take two languages at KS3, which may be French, German or Spanish. We have language assistants for all three languages. The department is very well resourced with its own suite of MFL rooms. Results at both GCSE and A level are outstanding. In 2023, 84% of all GCSE entries were awarded grades 7-9, and 30% were at the very highest 9 grade. At A level 79% of entries were awarded A*-B.

Please view the Information Pack for more details or visit our website current vacancies page: https://www.bright-futures.co.uk/join-us/job-vacancies/

What the school offers its staff

  • 26 days holiday (pro rata for part-time posts) plus 8 public holidays
  • Local Government pension scheme
  • Salary sacrifice schemes for purchasing bikes used for travel to work and technology for personal use
  • Opportunities for professional development

Further details about the role

Further information about the school, a copy of the school’s prospectus and the most recent OFSTED inspection are available from the school’s website: https://aggs.bright-futures.co.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

Bright Futures Educational Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out and references will be sought for shortlisted candidates and successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and other relevant checks with statutory bodies.

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About Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1389 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) is a partnership of schools based in the North West. The Trust’s vision is the best for everyone, the best from everyone. Our values of community, passion and integrity are at the heart of everything we do.

There are currently twelve schools within the Trust. BFET is committed to providing all staff with the training and support they need to be the best in their profession. Benefits include: working cross-phase, knowledge exchange between our schools and the opportunity to work with some of the most inspiring colleagues in their profession.

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (AGGS) was in the first cohort of schools to be designated a National Teaching School in 2011. AGGS is the lead school in the “Alliance for Learning”. Our teaching school alliance comprises schools of every type and phase, plus universities, throughout a wide geographical area. The impact of teaching school activities is felt within the Trust and far beyond. We have a reputation for excellence regionally and nationally, of which we are very proud. The successful candidates must be willing to engage in the school’s commitment to developing AGGS as a centre of excellence for teaching and learning.

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