Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

Springwood High School, King's Lynn, Norfolk

Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects French, German, Spanish
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Springwood High School part of West Norfolk Academies Trust are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher to join their highly successful MFL faculty. They will share their passion for language learning with the students and make an important contribution to the department. Timetabled languages offered at KS3-5 are French, German and Spanish.

We would welcome applications from well-qualified candidates offering at least two subjects from French, German or Spanish. Some KS5 teaching could be available to the right candidate.

MPS/UPS as appropriate

Full time, permanent

Closing date 23rd February 2020

For a job description, person specification and application form please visit www.westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk.

Visits or an informal discussion are welcome in the first instance. To arrange, please email recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk or call 01553 773393

To apply, please complete an application form (all 3 parts must be completed, see application guidance sheet for more information) and return with a covering letter for the attention of the HR Department via: recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk

Alternatively, please post your application and cover letter to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, Queensway, King's Lynn, PE30 4AW.

Please note that we reserve the right to shortlist for vacancies early if a suitable field is met prior to the closing date. Applicants are therefore encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible for consideration.

West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching to GCSE
An understanding of the use of data in promoting pupil achievement and attainment
Skills and knowledge to deal with student safety and behaviour
Setting high standards to staff and students by personal example
Ability to gain parental support and co-operation
An understanding of the ECM agenda
Ability to work effectively under pressure
Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
Commitment to continued personal development
Ability to focus on standards and the belief that all students can succeed given the right opportunity and support
Demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities
Ability to achieve value for money within the designated budget
IT literate.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1764 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Springwood High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk

About Springwood High School

School location

Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW