Teacher of Modern Languages

Alsager School, Stoke-on-Trent, Cheshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects German, Spanish
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Be a well-qualified teacher of MFL with a record of planning and delivering lessons that are engaging challenging and enjoyable to pupils of all ability levels.
Have a PGCE qualification (or will have obtained one by September 2020) and QTS.
Be a proficient ICT user to enhance their teaching.
Have the ability to teach pupils throughout KS3 & KS4, with the potential of KS5 teaching in the future.
Be able to inspire and make positive relationships with students to encourage great learning.
Have evidence of supporting students to reach their full potential.
Be a resilient character with a strong personal drive.

Essential educational requirements

Well qualified graduate.

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher, or expect to gain QTS by the start of the contract.

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching across the 11-18 age range.
Ability to teach German or Spanish to GCSE.
Proven record or evidence from teaching practice of potential to help students reach high standards of learning and achievement.
Experience of using interactive whiteboard technology.
High standard of subject knowledge.
Knowledge of current developments in Teaching & Learning.
Understanding and use of strategies to raise achievement.

Employee benefits

A pleasant, working environment in well maintained and equipped classrooms on a mature campus in the heart of Alsager in rural Cheshire East.
To work alongside a collaborative, forward thinking Head and Senior Leadership Team whose priority is to support and develop you.
A dedicated, hardworking and supportive MFL team all passionate about their subject.
Friendly and highly motivated students who are keen to learn and take pride in their achievements.
A comprehensive induction programme when joining the school as an NQT, including your own dedicated mentor.
An outstanding professional development programme with the opportunity to share best practice within your own faculty and with staff from other specialisms.
A laptop to use whilst in employment.
A large, modern and comfortable communal staff room to relax in during your breaks.
Employee of the week scheme.
Part of the Chimney House teaching alliance.
Superb on-site catering at very competitive prices.
Complementary ‘breakfast sandwiches’ each month on pay day and biscuits every Friday!
Reduced membership of the on-site Leisure Centre Fitness Suite.
Free on-site parking.
Good road/rail links with access to Manchester city center and the airport in under an hour.
Children of staff who have worked at the school for two or more years are counted as part of our admissions criteria.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1452 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Alsager School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@alsagerschool.org

About Alsager School

School location

Hassall Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Cheshire, ST7 2HR