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  • Job start date

    6 November 2023

  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

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Modern Languages

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover

Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000.00 - £43,685.00 Annually (FTE)

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages job summary

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher who can join our successful Modern Foreign Language department, teaching Spanish & French to Year 7 to 11 students of all abilities.

This is a maternity leave cover and 0.8 of full time - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.

At The County High School, Leftwich, there is a strong tradition of high-quality induction and continuing professional development meaning the post can be adapted to suit a new or existing Teacher of Modern Foreign Language.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic teacher who will inspire and motivate students and colleagues to succeed at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

'I have found the ECT programme here insightful and supportive.  Firstly, I have regular meetings with my mentor and regular learning walks to review the targets we have set together regarding the ECT framework modules.  The meetings, observations and feedback have so far kept me on track to continue my development.  The ECT clinics have been useful as any questions or discussions we have held have given me different perspectives from different establishments and from those teaching beyond school age. It has been useful as any questions or discussions we have held have given me different perspectives from different establishments and from those teaching beyond school age.”  Current ECT Colleague. 

Wellbeing is at the forefront of our provision. All teaching staff having a lower-than-average teaching commitment on their timetable.

All staff have a voice, ensuring  they are consulted on change and can share any concerns and ideas through the Leftwich Consultative Group (LCG)

We are signed up to the salary sacrifice Childcare Voucher scheme, for colleagues with a family. 

The County High School Leftwich is an easy commute from a variety of villages, towns and cities in the North West. Our staff travel from all over Cheshire, Chester, Manchester, Liverpool, Warrington, Runcorn, North Wales and Staffordshire. 

If you require further information regarding the post or to arrange a school visit, please contact Mandy Pimlatt Personnel Manager at mpimlatt@leftwichhigh.com

If you are interested in applying for this role, you are strongly encouraged to get your application form submitted at the earliest opportunity, as we reserve the right to close our adverts earlier than advertised where sufficient applications have been received. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant must have enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references.  The School is an equal opportunities employer. 

Closing date for Applications

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 2nd October.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The County High School, Leftwich

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1029 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

A fully inclusive Secondary School in Northwich, Cheshire.

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