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  • Job start date

    3 January 2024

  • Closing date

    30 September 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 September 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subject

French

Working pattern

Part time: 0.42

Contract type

Fixed term - 2 terms

Pay scale

M1-UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Assessing the capabilities of the students and developing appropriate lesson plans and curricula.
  • Pronouncing words and phrases and explaining their meanings to students.
  • Conducting research to develop appropriate learning materials, language games, and other teaching aids.
  • Using both in-class activities and online resources and platforms to create a blended learning environment.
  • Teaching French to students from Y7-Y13.
  • Developing and grading informal and formal written and oral assessments.
  • Scheduling feedback sessions with students and providing extra support or enrichment activities as required.
  • Making recommendations to students for further learning and development.
  • Organizing conversational classes and fun events where students can engage with French culture.

What the school offers its staff

We are searching for a reliable and enthusiastic French teacher to join our team. The French teacher will be tasked with teaching students how to speak and write in French, developing a range of assessments including written and oral tests, and creating an overall positive learning experience. You should be able to work with students who have different capabilities and interests.

To be successful as a French teacher, you should demonstrate patience, passion, and excellent analytical skills. Outstanding candidates are able to identify students’ strengths and weaknesses and take an innovative approach to language teaching.

Commitment to safeguarding

• We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff
share this commitment.
• All posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, medical, reference and Social media/web
search checks.
• All Pre-employment checks are in line with "Keeping Children Safe in Education.
• Shortlisted applicants will be subject to a Social Media/ Web search check. This does not form
part of the shortlisting process and you will have a chance to address any issues of concern
that come up during the search.

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About Caistor Grammar School

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

We are based in the heart of Caistor, a market town standing on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds. Lincoln is 24 miles to the south and Grimsby 12 miles to the east. To the north, over the Humber Bridge, Hull is about 30 minutes from here and major cities like Doncaster, Sheffield and Leeds can be reached easily within an hour and a half along the M180 motorway. Property prices are very reasonable compared to other parts of the country, while to the east you can enjoy the delights of the coast in resorts to suit everyone’s tastes.

The School is a special, unique place. All staff, teaching, administration and support, work hard to ensure that our students receive the best education possible. We number approximately 690 students, including 180 in the Sixth Form. We are also proud to be a single academy trust with a very supportive parental and governing body. We are keen to maintain our independence.

The School was founded in 1631 and the original school room is still in use. Most of our work, however, is done in buildings which were substantially remodelled and extended in the very recent past. In 2005, our Manning Building was extensively re-modelled to provide improved accommodation for Modern Languages, PE and History. We also gained an all-weather pitch and a new sports pavilion. The School has a new Food Technology Room, new Music facilities and we have extended our science provision creating the Olympic Torch Building for the teaching of Physics in 2014. Last summer our dining hall was expanded and remodelled. We have just submitted an ambitious £1.2m bid to create a new library and a multi-use performance facility.

We have been actively involved in a number of partnerships with other Lincolnshire Schools and local businesses. We are a selective school drawing our pupils from the upper 25% of the ability range. All our sixth formers are working for three or four A-levels and nearly all go on to either employment, apprenticeships and higher education, including Oxbridge and Russell Group universities. Our students are well motivated and, to quote our last inspection, ‘relish their learning.’ The atmosphere of the School is friendly, purposeful and inclusive. Colleagues are encouraged to develop their own skills and abilities in a supportive environment.

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