Teacher of French

Framwellgate School Durham, Durham, DH1 5BQ

8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    9 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Recent and relevant experience of teaching French at secondary level up to 16. A recent or current ITT course is sufficient to meet this requirement
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and challenge students
  • Ability to plan and teach well-structured lessons which achieve outcomes which are at least good and are often outstanding
  • Ability to meet targets for the students in your assigned classes
  • Ability to work closely with a team of teaching colleagues in your department to prepare, resource and teach your subject
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents/carers and colleagues, showing respect for others and professionalism at all times
  • Ability to adapt teaching to respond to the strengths and needs of all students

What the school offers its staff

  • A great school to work in with huge capacity for change;
  • A talented and committed staff dedicated to securing the best outcomes for our students;
  • A vibrant local community, loyal to the school, with very strong relationships between staff, students and parents;
  • The opportunity to help FSD improve further and put teachers at the heart of this improvement.

Further details about the role

We wish to appoint a highly motivated, ambitious, and reflective teacher of French to bring a high level of subject expertise and help to improve the quality of teaching in this forward-thinking and innovative school.

The successful candidate will possess subject expertise alongside energy and enthusiasm. They will believe that every young person deserves the very best education. A commitment to raising achievement, and a willingness to learn, train and develop as a teacher are all essential. We can offer you an environment where student behaviour is excellent, prior attainment levels are amongst the highest in the North-East, and our students and staff are a pleasure to work with. With over 20 new teachers, including many ECTs appointed over the last three years, we have quickly become a vibrant and exciting school in which to start or develop your career.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to thompson.f@framdurham.com

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About Framwellgate School Durham

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1292 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
0191 386 6628

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