Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages Weald School, The, Billingshurst, West Sussex

Job description

We are seeking to appoint an experienced well-qualified, talented and committed teacher of MFL to join the department from September 2020 ideally on a full time, permanent basis, but part time applications will also be considered. The successful candidate will be able to teach German to KS5 and ideally to teach Spanish or French to at least KS3.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

• A well-qualified teacher of MFL who can inspire and engage young people (QTS is essential)
• The ability to teach German up to A level
• The ability to also teach either French or Spanish to KS3 is desirable
• A commitment to high standards of achievement with a proven track record of excellent results
• The ability to motivate students and an innovative approach to classroom practice
• A collaborative approach to teamwork, including willingness to contribute to departmental schemes of work and the spreading of good practice
• Excellent organisational and IT skills
• A passion for excellence and for the subject
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Willingness to be a form tutor, including the delivery of PSHE

Employee benefits

Full time (or Part time), Permanent post from September 2020
Teachers Main Pay Range / Upper Pay Range

About Weald School, The

The Weald is an outstanding, high achieving, popular and oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school, situated in the heart of the West Sussex countryside, 10 minutes from Horsham, 35 minutes from Guildford and Brighton, and an hour by train to London. The school has an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and we pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every child is important. The school was judged to be “Outstanding in all areas” by Ofsted. Our three year rolling average Progress 8 results places us in the top 20% of schools nationally for progress.

Station Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9RY
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