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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS/UPS with Outer London Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Able to teach Spanish and French to at least KS4
  • Use of performance data to track student progress and monitor achievement.
  • Proven track record of raising educational standards
  • Can motivate students at all levels of ability, thus ensuring that all students fully access the MFL curriculum
  • Will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with an excellent track record of progress and results
  • Ability to inspire, demonstrate and support the highest of expectations for all
  • Ability to motivate and inspire others; both colleagues and students
  • Positive student behaviour management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Will have knowledge of the National Curriculum, GCSE and A-Level specifications
  • Will demonstrate high level communication and literacy skills
  • Has keen organisational, time-management and multi tasking skills
  • Has strategies for raising achievement

What the school offers its staff

  • Providing Talent development opportunities
  • Haberdashers Advantage
  • Pensions
  • Health and Wellbeing access/counselling
  • Perks and discounts via Perkbox
  • Season ticket travel loans
  • Ride 2 work scheme
  • Computer Loan Scheme
  • Microsoft office discounts
  • Discounts

Further details about the role

Are you passionate about MFL and inspiring the next generation of learners? Do you have a desire to make a difference in the lives of young people? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Our school is seeking a passionate and qualified teacher of modern foreign languages to join our team. The successful candidate will have a relevant degree and a proven track record of successful teaching. You should be able to teach Spanish up to KS5 and French as an additional language to support the continuing development of the MFL curriculum and to join a dynamic and forward-thinking team.

You will work closely with the MFL team and Head of Department to continue developing a broad, balanced and relevant curriculum which will appeal to the students we teach. You will work collaboratively with the team to continue to increase the popularity of the subject, particularly at A-level. Our ideal candidate will have the potential to teach Spanish at A-Level standard.

There will be opportunities to join a team responsible for organising trips to France and Spain, as well as visits to French and Spanish restaurants where students can experience foreign cuisine. Additionally, you will be able to participate in school-wide events, such as the Eurovision competition, in collaboration with the music department.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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About Haberdashers' Crayford Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1054 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

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