Teacher of French

King Edward VI Aston School, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 6DJ

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    13 May 2022

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Teacher of French job summary

We are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic teacher who is passionate about languages, enjoys working as a member of a team and is constantly seeking ways in which they can improve on their current practice. This role sits within the school’s vision of educating well-rounded global citizens. Rather than reducing the number of linguists in the school, substantial recent changes are geared towards raising the expectations of language learning across the school and beyond. In the context of increasing global uncertainty, we hope you share our passion that languages can bring communities together.

This is a permanent, full-time appointment effective from 1st September 2022 with a salary payable on the main professional or upper pay scales (MPS1-UPS3) Applications are welcome from teachers at any stage in their career.

The successful applicant will be required to teach French throughout the age range and the ability to offer a second language to KS3 or beyond would be an advantage. In addition, the successful applicant will have responsibility for a form and will be required to deliver their weekly lesson of Personal & Social Education.

Applying for the job

If you wish to apply for the position please complete an application form (available from the website) as well as a covering letter (word processed, no more than two sides of A4, font size twelve) explaining why your experience to date makes you suitable for the position, the challenges of working in a selective school and in particular why you wish to work at King Edward VI Aston School. Both should be e-mailed to Mrs W Causer at vacancies@keaston.bham.sch.uk


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About King Edward VI Aston School

School type
Academy, Christian, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
986 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0121 327 1130

King Edward VI Aston School is one of the six King Edward VI Grammar Schools in Birmingham and a member of the King Edward VI MAT.

The school is committed to safeguarding the well being of its students and successful candidates will be required to undertake DBS and Prohibition checks.

Arranging a visit to King Edward VI Aston School

Please do not hesitate to contact us on 0121 327 1130 if you have any questions that you would like ask about the position or would like to visit the school before submitting an application.

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