Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

Honley High School, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 6QJ

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    9 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

MPS/UPS

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages job summary

MPS/UPS
Required September 2022
This is a full time post on a permanent basis

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic teacher for our highly successful, dedicated and well-resourced MFL department. We are looking for a candidate who is ambitious, creative and an exceptional classroom practitioner with the ability to teach Spanish to Key Stage 4 and French to at least Key Stage 3.

The successful candidate will work with a team committed to delivering a stimulating curriculum and maximising the potential of all learners through outstanding learning and teaching. Candidates should be able to demonstrate a track record of high-quality classroom practice, a strong team ethic, a commitment to their own continuous professional development and knowledge of the curriculum across Key Stages 3 and 4.

Honley High School has a strong reputation locally for academic excellence. Students at Honley regularly make “above average” progress compared with students of similar abilities in other schools. Honley High School is rightly recognised for its long-standing tradition of high achievement and for its friendly, inclusive, caring approach to the needs of young people. We are very proud of what we do here, proud of our record of student and staff success, and proud of the young people our students become over the time they spend with us. We have almost 1300 students and work hard to ensure that we get to know all of them as individuals, so we are able to support them through this crucial time in their lives.

Honley is within easy reach of Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester and Huddersfield.

The successful candidate can expect:
• A supportive and friendly team of MFL teachers with a strong focus upon student outcomes and an established track record of delivering excellent results
• A commitment to their future development through a well-structured CPD programme
• Motivated students who are eager to learn and engage in lessons
• The chance to work with teachers and leaders who are relentless in their drive to deliver the best learning experiences to their students
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This is an excellent opportunity for a forward thinking and ambitious teacher to work as part of a successful team, which values high standards of academic achievement whilst developing the knowledge, skills and qualities needed to help students thrive in life and work.

Honley High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
If you require further information about the role, please contact Mrs Rebecca Green, Curriculum Leader for Modern Foreign Languages at r.green@honleyhigh.co.uk . You can also visit the school website at www.honleyhigh.co.uk
To apply for this job, please use the Together Learning Trust application form via the TES website. Applicants must include a covering letter (2 sides of A4 maximum, font size 11 minimum) incorporating details of qualities, skills and past experience in direct relation to the role requirements.
Closing Date is 9am Friday 20 May 2022.
A tour of the school is available at 4.00pm on Monday 16 May 2022, please contact reception on 01484 506484 to confirm your attendance.
Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 23 May 2022.

Applying for the job

To apply for this job, please use the Together Learning Trust application form via the TES website. Applicants must include a covering letter (2 sides of A4 maximum, font size 11 minimum) incorporating details of qualities, skills and past experience in direct relation to the role requirements.

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Supporting documents

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About Honley High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1269 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

At Honley High School we have a long and proud tradition of academic excellence, a strength on which we are continually
trying to build. Although the school is quite large (we have over 1275 students) we like to feel that we get to know all our
students, as individuals, and are able to support them through what we all acknowledge, is a crucial time in their lives.
Our School Values and Visions
Central to everything we are working to achieve is the school vision. We are striving to create an exceptional school where all
members of the school community:
- Are proud of the school, respectful of each other, socially responsible, and believe in and promote our values
- Work within an atmosphere of mutual support, respect and collaboration
- Are committed to individual and collective success and place no ceiling on aspiration
- Celebrate effort as well as achievement, take risks and learn from mistakes, recognising the intrinsic value of learning
- Place the needs of the child at the centre of learning, nurture their creativity in overcoming the challenges of today and
develop their resilience to address the uncertainties of tomorrow

Arranging a visit to Honley High School

A tour of the school is available at 4.00pm on Monday 16 May 2022, please contact reception on 01484 506484 to confirm your attendance.

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