This job expired on 18 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    18 October 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    4 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
French, German, Languages, Mandarin, Spanish
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Fixed term (Fixed term until 31st August 2022)

Job summary

An outstanding opportunity has arisen to work in Gloucestershire’s largest comprehensive school.

We are looking to appoint a Teacher of Languages to join a lively and enthusiastic Languages Department at Cheltenham Bournside School, where our four languages are popular options. The successful candidate will be a key part of the team, who will teach French and Spanish at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 and teach Spanish at A Level.

A balanced languages curriculum is taught. In Year 7 from September 2021 we aim to give each student an experience of learning each of our languages – French, German, Spanish and Mandarin. From Year 8 they will be given the chance to specialise in the one(s) they feel they want to take further into Year 8/9 and beyond at GCSE and A Level. We currently teach the AQA specification for all GCSE languages and for French, German and Spanish at A Level, and Pearson Edexcel for Mandarin at A Level.

For further information about the role, please see our Candidate Information Pack.

We are an equal opportunities employer and value and respect diversity across our whole school community. Bournside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1747 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01242 235 555

About Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

Bournside is the largest comprehensive 11-18 school in Gloucestershire. We are an established single academy trust with a good reputation (Ofsted ‘Good’ rating 2016), wide catchment, and a strong presence in the community. Our school is consistently oversubscribed with a PAN of 300, and most of our students choose to stay with us for their
post-16 study.

Bournside is a mixed, non-denominational academy school for students aged 11 to 18. It is located in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. It settled in its current location of Warden Hill in the early part of the 1970s and converted to academy status in 2011.

Arranging a visit to Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

I recommend you contact Damian Bass, Head of Department to arrange a visit our school so you can see for yourself why it is a wonderful place to work.

School location

Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 3EF

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