Teacher of MFL Outwood Academy Foxhills, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire

Job description

Are you an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher of MFL looking to develop your career in an excellent Languages Department?

Outwood Academy Foxhills, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire is within easy reach of Lincoln, Grimsby and the east of Doncaster. This year the Academy celebrated its best results ever and in its most recent Ofsted inspection in November 2019 maintained the grading of Good with Outstanding for Leadership and Management.

Outwood Academy Foxhills is one of 22 secondary schools in Outwood Grange Academies Trust; it is an good school, where students love to learn and are motivated to achieve. Being part of the Trust means that all staff have access to excellent opportunities for professional development at all levels, with scope to build a career across a range of schools. In MFL there is a dedicated team of Directors who provide subject specific CPD and in school support to ensure that quality teaching and learning leads to outstanding outcomes for all students.

The MFL Faculty achieved outstanding results (90.9% Grade 4+, 86.4% Grade 5+, and progress 1.47 in 2019) and are set to continue this trend. The Faculty currently has 2 members of staff and we offer French Year 7 to GCSE and Spanish as an abinitio course at GCSE. This is a fantastic opportunity for a French and Spanish specialist to join a vibrant and outstanding learning community.
Applications are welcome from experienced or new members of the profession. A full and supportive NQT programme is provided.

If you are interested, please apply now! We invite you to contact Catia Vaz, Head of MFL on c.vaz@foxhills.outwood.com , should you have any questions or require further details. A visit to the school can be arranged if required.

Come and join our team at Outwood Academy Foxhills!
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to enhanced DBS Checks.

To apply for this post please complete the online application from our website under vacancies. CVs will not be accepted.

Essential educational requirements

A degree in an appropriate discipline related to relevant subject.

Essential qualifications

Teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Experience of assessment at Key Stage 3 and 4
Recent and relevant teaching experience in employment or training
An understanding for how Assessment for Learning can improve student performance
Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies
Confidence in the use of standard computer packages (word processing, email and spreadsheets) and how these can be used to enhance student learning
Able to use student level data to raise standards
Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a team
Creative in problem solving together with willingness to take on and try new approaches and ideas
Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential child safeguarding issues
Ability to communicate high expectations to all students
Able to communicate both orally and in writing to students and their parents
Sharing good practice across the department
Satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure


About Outwood Academy Foxhills

Address
2 Foxhills Road, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN15 8LJ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Outwood Academy Foxhills website (opens in a new window)