8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    6 March 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS £30,000 to UPS £46,525

Pay scale

MPS-UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Good knowledge of French
  • Have experience of teaching KS3 and KS4 French.
  • Good understanding of pedagogy
  • Commitment to being involved in the wider life of school through participation in extra-curricular activities
  • Degree or equivalent in French specialism or related subject
  • Qualified teacher status
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Enjoys working with young people
  • Able to engage, enthuse and motivate students of all abilities
  • Maintains high professional standards
  • Commitment and enthusiasm for teaching French


What the school offers its staff

Great Wyrley Academy is part of a growing Multi Academy Trust which affords our staff many cross phase opportunities. We are highly ambitious for our students, staff and community and aspire to be exceptional in everything we do. Professional development opportunities are outstanding and we keep staff wellbeing central to everything we do.

We are committed to delivering the very best education for all students. This is demonstrated through the school’s motto of “Relentlessly Pursuing Excellence” and in our recent 'Good' Ofsted judgement. We offer a very friendly and inclusive working environment where children and the community are at the heart of all we do.

The school offers the following:-

  • Career development opportunities across the Trust and the chance to further your career through a wide range of recognised qualifications
  • Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • Free, confidential support service provided by an external organisation, Education Support
  • Access to a ‘cycle to work’ scheme saving you money on your purchase
  • Access to offers and discounts with well-known retailers

Further details about the role

Applications from ECTs would be welcome, as would applications from more experienced colleagues who want to work with our fantastic students and develop their career within Windsor Academy Trust.

Commitment to safeguarding

Great Wyrley Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check with barred list check. Evidence of the right to work in the UK.

Applying for the job

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About Great Wyrley Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
535 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01922 419311

Great Wyrley Academy is a secondary school and sixth form for students aged 11-18 in Great Wyrley, Staffordshire. The Academy is committed to delivering the very best education and fulfilling the academic personal potential of all and students.

Great Wyrley Academy is renowned for its performing arts specialism, with one of the best indoor theatres in the area. It also has excellent sports facilities including its own swimming pool, gymnasium, fitness suite, outdoor football pitches and newly built multi use games area.

Great Wyrley Academy is committed to delivering the very best education for all students. This is demonstrated through the school’s motto of “Relentlessly Pursuing Excellence” and in our recent ‘Good’ Ofsted judgement.

The Academy’s beliefs and values are practised through the ‘Wyrley Way’. This is a set of values and behaviours that are built upon respect and responsibility that are lived throughout the school.

Great Wyrley strives for students to have a love of learning, be successful learners and gain the knowledge, skills and attributes to be successful in the world of work. Equally, the Academy endeavours for our students to be good human beings, with a sense of purpose and character enabling them to flourish in life.

Arranging a visit to Great Wyrley Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email mnewman@greatwyrley.windsoracademytrust.org.uk.

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