Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages Longsands Academy, St Neots, Cambridgeshire

Job description

Due to the expansion of the Languages department, we are seeking to appoint an inspirational NQT or experienced languages teacher from September 2020. This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining Longsands Academy, a fully inclusive secondary school at the heart of its community.

The successful candidate would be joining a highly supportive and dedicated team that is committed to maximising student potential by fostering a love of language learning and an appreciation of internationalism. At Longsands we have a sound track record of very good GCSE results above National Average and our goal is continuous improvement.

This position represents an excellent opportunity to become part of a vibrant and innovative department which currently offers French and German to A Level. The successful candidate will be able to teach French to A Level with German or Spanish to GCSE desirable. Applicants should demonstrate a zest for language teaching and a desire to be involved in the continued success of the department and the extended opportunities offered within Longsands Academy.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Expertise in the teaching of MFL

Strong organisational and classroom management skills

Good knowledge and understanding of current issues in learning and teaching including assessment.

Employee benefits

Longsands Academy is a successful 11-19 comprehensive school in St Neots, a market town with good facilities, within easy reach of Cambridge and with excellent transport links to London. There is a fully equipped Fitness Suite available for staff use.
Astrea Academy Trust foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. The Trust is committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff, and is passionate about cultivating a talented workforce.

About Longsands Academy

Longsands Road, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 1LQ
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