Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (Maternity Cover) French with German

Malmesbury School, Malmesbury, Wiltshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects French, German
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Malmesbury School requires a dynamic, enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher of Modern Foreign Languages with the ability to teach French to GCSE level, ideally with German to year 9. The experience and ability to teach at least one language to A level would be an advantage. Applications from MPS teachers are also welcome. The post may have the opportunity for taking on extra responsibilities. Modern Languages are valued at our school with a large number of GCSE groups in both years 10 and 11 and is also popular with students studying A levels in French, German and Spanish. We have a history of excellent examination results. We have established International links with schools in Spain, France, Germany, Denmark and South Africa as well as China.

Essential educational requirements

Educated to undergraduate degree level essential

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Ability to teach at least one language to A level would be an advantage

Employee benefits

Working in the Athelstan trust - a supportive and successful trust.
Opportunities to work with colleagues in other schools in the trust.
Excellent induction programme including support for those returning to teaching/new to schools.
Highly supportive and skilled colleagues and SLT.
Comprehensive in-school CPD programme including specialist training using external providers.
Termly SPARK teaching and learning and Athelstan Trust newsletters that share best practice and latest news.
Faculties/teams that promote continual collaboration and sharing of resources to reduce workload and improve provision for students.
Excellent career progression opportunities
Extensive student enrichment and trip programme
On site counselling service.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1359 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Malmesbury School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jhainsworth@malmesbury.wilts.sch.uk

About Malmesbury School

We are a National Support School with a long history of working in collaboration with other schools. The most recent Ofsted inspection graded the school as ‘outstanding’ in every category. In September 2014 we were designated a Teaching School. This is an excellent opportunity for professional development in a very supportive and caring school. This post would be suitable for a highly competent NQT or a teacher with experience and a proven track record of success.

At Malmesbury School our vision is to be a happy, caring and excellent community. We are proud to be a truly comprehensive school providing an education of the highest quality for all the students within Malmesbury and the surrounding area.

School location

Corn Gastons, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 0DF