Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

Rainhill High School, Prescot, Merseyside, L35 6NY

7 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Spring term 2023

  • Closing date

    8 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 12 months

Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 to £43,685 pa

Pay scale

Teachers Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you passionate about Languages, in particular French and Spanish? Do you want to join a buoyant and outstanding Modern Languages Faculty? Rainhill High School, including Rainhill Sixth is the place for you!

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Teacher of French and Spanish with excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to teach up to Key Stage 4.

This post is a fixed term contract to cover maternity leave to start in January 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter and we welcome applications from both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

Good Degree in relevant subject area

PGCE in relevant subject area


Familiarity with GCSE and KS3 requirements in French and Spanish

Track record of excellent examination results for students of all abilities

Familiarity with A level syllabus requirements in French and Spanish

To be able to articulate a vision for learning

Ability and experience of teaching French at KS3 and GCSE

Ability and experience of teaching Spanish at KS3 and GCSE

Ability or experience of teaching French and Spanish to A level

Evidence of excellent teaching – at least Good judgments

Evidence of “Outstanding” practice

Ability to understand and demonstrate commitment to equality and diversity

What the school offers its staff

Our School’s mission is the ‘Pursuit of Excellence’ in everything that we do and our core values; Learn, Think, Contribute, Care, embody our determination to ensure that all our students receive a first class education that enables them to take their place in society confidently. We are a popular and high achieving school on the edge of Merseyside with a very strong reputation locally and significantly over subscribed.

Commitment to safeguarding

Rainhill High School and Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people as well as promoting equality of opportunity and community cohesion; where the diversity of different backgrounds and circumstances is appreciated and positively valued and expects all staff, volunteers and other workers to share in this commitment.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to jobs@rainhillhigh.org.uk

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About Rainhill High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1838 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

11-18 Mixed Comprehensive 1847 on roll Rainhill High School is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form centre located in Rainhill, Merseyside, England. The school converted to an academy under Rainhill Learning Village in March 2017. More recently, the school has become part of the Stephenson Trust. The school is the official Liverpool F.C. Academy Education Centre in Merseyside for under-18 players to be educated. Notable former pupils from the academy include Raheem Sterling and Trent Alexander-Arnold. The school has recently partnered with FA FE to strengthen post-16 education for the players. FE FA is owned and run by Robbie Fowler, former Liverpool and England footballer. In addition to Liverpool FC, it has formal partnerships with Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, Liverpool John Moores University and University of Leeds.

Arranging a visit to Rainhill High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@rainhillhigh.org.uk.

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