Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages
Samuel Whitbread Academy, Shefford, Bedfordshire
|Job role||Suitable for NQTs|
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406|
TEACHER OF MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES
JOB TITLE: Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages
BASED AT: Samuel Whitbread Academy
SALARY/GRADE RANGE: MPS/UPS
RESPONSIBLE TO: Head of Modern Foreign Languages
Bedfordshire Schools Trust (BEST) comprises eight flourishing academies and two nurseries delivering first choice education, from Early Years to Advanced Level study. Our vision is ‘to grow the BEST in everyone.’ We believe in the importance of high expectations, hard work and the development of a community of schools where each of us strive to ‘be the best that we can be.’ Our schools work together to add value and compete to continually improve.
Samuel Whitbread Academy is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative Teacher of French and Spanish to join a very dedicated and friendly team in April 2020. The Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) Department follows the AQA syllabus at both GCSE and A Level for these two specific languages.
At Samuel Whitbread Academy we are genuinely committed to ensuring that each student fulfills his or her potential. We place great emphasis on engagement, resilient and independent learning. The MFL Department has cutting edge facilities and the successful applicant will support the department in providing an outstanding learning experience for our students.
If you are passionate about Modern Foreign Languages and enjoy teaching across a full age and ability range, then this is the position for you.
To meet the team or to arrange a school tour, please do not hesitate to contact Samuel Whitbread Academy via the information listed below.
Applicants must be willing to undertake a DBS clearance and the Academy must receive two satisfactory references before the successful candidate can commence employment.
CLOSING DATE: Thursday 23rd January 2020
INTERVIEW DATE: Thursday 30th January 2020
Information about Samuel Whitbread Academy can be found on the school website https://www.samuelwhitbread.org.uk/
Applications may be made online via the MyNewTerm website, If you would prefer a Word Application Form, one may be obtained by directly emailing Samuel Whitbread Academy via the contact details provided below.
We are committed to the safeguarding and promotion of children's welfare and offers of employment are subject to DBS clearance and two satisfactory references.
Strictly no agencies.
Essential educational requirements
Evidence of Continual Professional Development
Essential skills and experience
Successful teaching at KS3, KS4 and/or KS5
Understanding and application of strategies to raise standards across the ability range through effective teaching and learning
Sensitivity to the learning needs of all pupils
Demonstrate understanding of using comparative data, together with information about pupil’s prior attainment to establish benchmarks and set targets for improvement
Identify usage of current good practice in assessment techniques and the monitoring of pupil progress across all key stages
Ability to inspire, enthuse and motivate pupils and staff
Excellent classroom management to encourage positive behaviour
Demonstrate creative problem solving and good communication skills
The ability to think creatively and imaginatively to anticipate and solve problems and identify opportunities;
Enthusiasm and a good sense of humour
|School size||1660 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||13 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|School website||Samuel Whitbread Academy website (opens in a new window)|
About Samuel Whitbread Academy
Shefford Road, Shefford, Bedfordshire, SG17 5QS