29 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    1 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Main / Upper Pay Ranges (£28,000 to £43,685)

What skills and experience we're looking for

This specialist role is to teach French across Key Stages 3 and 4 from Year 7 to Year 11. You must be an excellent practitioner with a strong track record in delivering French, you will also ideally have some experience of Key Stage 2 although this is not essential, you should be committed to working collaboratively in a strong and hard working department, and be able to meet the varied demands of the school environment, by working enthusiastically and be able to inspire pupils to achieve high standards both academically and personally.

Student behaviour and attitudes to learning are good throughout the school and we need a highly motivated individual who can enable students to exceed their expectations and have high aspirations for their futures.

This role will be based across the federation, working 2 days per week at Seaton Sluice Middle School and 3 days based at Astley Community High School and Whytrig Middle School who share the same site.


What the school offers its staff

As a 13-18 school in south east Northumberland with good standards of teaching and behaviour and a strong commitment to improvement, we believe passionately that every student should be enabled to succeed in all aspects of school life. Building on our ‘Good’ rating by Ofsted, we continue to strive for further improvements.

Student behaviour and attitudes to learning are good throughout the school and we need a highly motivated individual who can enable students to exceed their expectations and have high aspirations for their futures.

Further details about the role

Seaton Valley Federation of Schools
Elsdon Avenue
Seaton Delaval
Tyne and Wear
NE25 0BP

0191 237 1505

Teacher of French
Main / Upper Pay Ranges (£28,000 to £43,685)
Permanent, 1.0 FTE
Required from 1 September 2023

Small enough to care, big enough to make a positive impact.

This specialist role is to teach French across Key Stages 3 and 4 from Year 7 to Year 11. You must be an excellent practitioner with a strong track record in delivering French, you will also ideally have some experience of Key Stage 2 although this is not essential, you should be committed to working collaboratively in a strong and hard working department, and be able to meet the varied demands of the school environment, by working enthusiastically and be able to inspire pupils to achieve high standards both academically and personally.

This role will be based across the federation, working 2 days per week at Seaton Sluice Middle School and 3 days based at Astley Community High School and Whytrig Middle School who share the same site.

Visits to the school are also warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please email vacancies@svf.org.uk to make an appointment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required for all posts.

Interested in applying? A completed application form must be submitted by 9am on Wednesday 1 March 2023 by e-mail to vacancies@svf.org.uk

It is expected that interviews will take place on Wednesday 8 March.

Further information about all of our current vacancies is available at: http://www.svf.org.uk/vacancies


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 vacancies@svf.org.uk

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About Astley Community High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
561 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Phone number
01912371505

The Seaton Valley Federation of Schools comprises Astley Community High School, Whytrig Middle School and Seaton Sluice Middle School, all located in south east Northumberland. All three schools share a Governing Body and Executive Headteacher to promote excellence in education from age 9-18 across Seaton Valley. Individually rated as 'Good' by Ofsted, we share common values and a passionate belief that every student should be enabled to succeed in all aspects of school life.

Arranging a visit to Astley Community High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vacancies@svf.org.uk.

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