Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

Tuxford Academy, Newark, Nottinghamshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Spanish
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373,.00 to £40,490,.00 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Tuxford Academy are recruiting a talented, dynamic and ambitious Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (with the ability to teach Spanish) committed to teaching across all Key Stages. The successful applicant should be innovative and able to inspire, should set high standards of teaching and learning and demonstrate leadership qualities. If you are a team player who has high expectations and enjoy working within a creative environment this could be the opportunity for you:

Job Title: Teacher of MFL (with ability to teach Spanish)
Salary: MPS / UPS
Start date: January/Easter 2020
Hours of work: Part-time (0.6 fte)
Contract Type: Fixed term (until the end of Summer term 2020)
Closing date: 9 December 2019

The successful candidate will be welcomed into a highly supportive and collaborative team that fosters pedagogical discussion and risk taking. We offer exceptional NQT support, where applicable, and a comprehensive induction package for all teachers joining our dynamic team. Applications are welcomed from both NQTs and more experienced teachers.

Tuxford Academy is a highly successful Teaching School and National Support School. Our oversubscribed academy is recognised for outstanding achievement and high class teaching and learning. The last two Ofsted Inspections have rated the academy as Outstanding.

The Diverse Academies and its Governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in their care and expects everybody working for the organisation to share this commitment. To this end we actively seek DBS enhanced clearance check for everybody that is employed by us.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant educational background

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Ability to speak Spanish

Employee benefits

We pride ourselves on the professional development opportunities that we provide for staff in developing teaching and learning. As a result of our excellent practice, in 2018 Tuxford Academy was awarded Investors In People (Platinum), an accolade that less than 1% of organisations receive globally.

Our offer includes:

Excellent CPD focused in outstanding teaching and learning
The Outstanding Teacher Programme (OTP)
Staff well-being packages
Opportunities to work within other academies within the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership
Working with Lead Practitioners

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1554 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Tuxford Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email rclarke@tuxford-ac.org.uk

About Tuxford Academy

Tuxford Academy is amongst the best in the country and has continuously held an outstanding Ofsted status since 2009.

The combination of high quality educational standards, strong values and extracurricular opportunities makes places at our academy sought after across the county.

Students, staff, parents and governors have all contributed to this success. Expectations are high, community spirit within the academy is excellent and examination results continue to exceed expectations.

‘Excellence through teamwork’

Fantastic outcomes are achieved at Tuxford by focusing on the key elements of any outstanding academy:

- high quality teaching and learning
- high standards of behaviour and uniform
- a clear focus on achievement
- building an outstanding community spirit within and beyond the academy
- high quality leadership and management in every aspect of the academy’s work

School location

Marnham Road, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 0JH