6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 September 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Have a passion for French & a drive to ensure that all students engage in a broad and balanced curriculum.
  • Be up to date and familiar with the exam board and curriculum changes for French.
  • Have experience in teaching at least two key stages.

What the school offers its staff

● A team of highly skilled specialists in MFL.

● A highly-skilled line manager who will support you.

● Opportunities for continual professional development, including opportunities to ‘act up’ into senior roles & apply to be on our Extended Leadership Team

● An excellent ECT programme, with a mentor. induction tutor and PCM.

● Be part of a team of talented, subject specialist, middle & senior middle leaders

● Opportunities to work collaboratively with Trust schools (CLP)

● A friendly and supportive working environment.

● A comprehensive induction programme and an innovative Continuous Professional Development programme; including two coaching cycles.● Bike to work Scheme.● Freshly made food on-site delivered through our excellent canteen facilities.

Further details about the role

Contract term: Permanent

Start date: January 2024

Contract type: Full Time

Salary: MPS/UPS £31,350 - £47,839(Please note these salaries include the 2023 Teachers Pay Award)

Suitable for an ECT

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational teacher of French. Both the French & Spanish departments are very experienced collegiate teams that form our excellent Modern Foreign Languages Faculty. The successful candidate will be led by our Head of Department for French and supported by our Head of Faculty for MFL.

Our MFL team has worked hard with our students to develop a culture where languages are celebrated and promoted across all key stages. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a team totally made up of subject specialists with leaders dedicated to promoting a love of languages to our students.

The languages team is dedicated to offering enriching experiences to our students. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to our enrichment & extra-curricular programme on offer. The school has also recently signed up to the Department for Education’s Mandarin Excellence programme; which provides us with fantastic opportunities to explore other languages.

We are a school that prides itself on keeping up to date with educational research & ensuring that our learners are equipped for the modern age; our Digital learning strategy is a testament to this. We are passionate about sharing good practice, learning from one another & striving to make our classrooms an environment where every student can learn & progress.

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About Roding Valley High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1439 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The Chelmsford Learning Partnership is committed within its schools to: Safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety, and the spiritual and cultural development of children and young people; Promoting equality of opportunity and community cohesion where the diversity of different backgrounds and circumstances is appreciated and positively valued; The fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance for those with different faiths and beliefs and expects all staff, volunteers and other workers to share in this commitment.

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