Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    1 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

Huxlow Academy’s languages department has had an excellent record of exam results over nearly a decade, whilst teaching the vast majority of the year group cohorts, and are consistently raising standards in terms of attitude to learning, engagement and outcomes. The team are looking for a new member who will share their strong subject knowledge, enthusiasm and cultural awareness with the students.


The successful candidate will:

• Be a team player, committed to departmental priorities

• Have strong subject knowledge and be willing to embrace new teaching techniques

• Demonstrate consistently positive progress with their teaching groups

• Be committed to using evidence-based pedagogy in their own classroom, to drive standards in French

• Be determined that all students should have the best opportunity for success.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

What the school offers its staff

Huxlow Academy is a fully inclusive school, located in Irthlingborough, East Northamptonshire. Our students are a vibrant and varied mix that bring an energy that is not found in many other schools. The loyalty the students show for the staff and community, whom they recognise care so deeply about them, is what makes Huxlow a very rewarding and fun place to work. If you want to work with a team committed to making a difference to the lives of the young people in our community, we want to hear from you!

Training and development opportunities will be offered. All staff are encouraged to study further and the trust will actively support staff to obtain relevant further qualifications where possible.

Tove Learning Trust is a fast moving and exciting place to work. The trust schools have a shared vision and purpose: to deliver outstanding educational experiences that lead to inspiring outcomes. Each academy has a strong individual identity and tailors their educational provision to serve their local community. Academies within the trust collaborate to share expertise and maximise opportunities and experiences for our students.

Further details about the role

Job Context:

The French department at Huxlow are a very supportive team, who work hard to gain exceptional GCSE results and maintain strong relationships with students. There is a very big emphasis on developing students’ cultural awareness and this is at the heart of the department’s ethos.

Key Responsibilities:

• To develop a curiosity, excitement, and passion for French within students at Huxlow.

• To contribute to the continued rise in standards of student attainment and the culture of excellence in all classes.

• To monitor and support the overall progress and development of students as a Teacher/Form Tutor.

• To provide a learning experience which gives the students the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.

• To implement and deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for students and to support the French curriculum area as appropriate.

• To share and support the school’s responsibility to provide and monitor opportunities for personal and academic growth.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trustees of Tove Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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 hr@huxlow.northants.sch.uk

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About Huxlow Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
Up to 819 pupils
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01933650496

Huxlow Academy is a fully inclusive school, located in Irthlingborough, East Northamptonshire. Our students are a vibrant and varied mix that bring an energy that is not found in many other schools. The loyalty the students show for the staff and community, whom they recognise care so deeply about them, is what makes Huxlow a very rewarding and fun place to work. If you want to work with a team committed to making a difference to the lives of the young people in our community, we want to hear from you!

Arranging a visit to Huxlow Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@huxlow.northants.sch.uk.

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