Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Job description


Required from September 2020

Part Time Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (0.5/0.6 FTE)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, innovative and inspirational linguist, to join our successful selective girls’ school, which consistently achieves excellent examination results. You will be well qualified and able to teach French to GCSE level as well as being able to teach either Spanish or German at Key Stage 3; the ability to teach your second language to GSCE would be an advantage.

The Modern Languages Faculty is committed to providing a full range of extra-curricular and enrichment activities, including our annual exchange visits to France and Germany and a residential trip to Spain. A willingness to participate in these activities and to contribute to the wider life of our school community is essential.

If you are interested in working with enthusiastic and highly motivated students in a supportive and suitably challenging environment at a school that is recognised nationally for its good practice, then we would like to hear from you.

Applications are welcome from both NQTs and more experienced colleagues.

Closing date for applications: noon on Monday 24th February 2020

Please note that KGGS reserves the right to interview and make an appointment prior to the closing date.

Tours are welcome and application forms and further information can be downloaded from our school website. Please address requests for tours and return all application forms to:

Caroline Goldingay, PA to the Headteacher
KGGS, Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 9AU
Telephone: 01476 563017 Ext 172
E-mail: staffcgoldingay@kggs.org
Website: www.kggs.org

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children consequently an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) will be required.

Essential educational requirements

Please see Person Specification on the KGGS website

Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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About Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School

KGGS is an outstanding selective academy of 1200 students where the focus in the classroom is on teaching and developing students and staff alike. In 2019 Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School achieved some of its best ever results with 91% of our students achieving 5+ in both English and Mathematics, a progress 8 score of 0.92 and an attainment 8 score of 7.0. The school has a large sixth form of approximately 320 students with an average A-level grade of B- achieved in 2019. KGGS was placed as one of the top performing state schools in the East Midlands according to the Sunday Times Schools guide 2020.

Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 9AU
Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School website (opens in a new window)