Teacher of Mandarin Cowley International College, St Helens, Merseyside

Job description

Would you relish the opportunity to teach in a large, successful and well-resourced MFL department? We require a dynamic, committed and hardworking teacher of Mandarin who is passionate about their subject to start in September 2020.

Cowley is part of the prestigious Mandarin Excellence Programme, funded by the Department for Education, and delivered by the UCL Institute of Education in partnership with the British Council.

This exciting post requires an enthusiastic, hardworking, conscientious and energetic individual. You can be part of a team which enforces high standards of behaviour and pushes students to achieve their very best. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to shape the lives of young people in St Helens.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

In October 2016, Ofsted judged Cowley International College as “Good”

Essential educational requirements

Degree/PGCE in relevant subject area

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Able to set, maintain and actively promote high standards of student behaviour
Able to envision, enthuse, inspire and motivate students
Good self-management skills, including the effective time-management
Good decision making skills; the ability to identify and implement solutions to problems

Employee benefits

A TLR allowance may be available for the right candidate

About Cowley International College

Hard Lane, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 6PN
LA Maintained School
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