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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subjects

Languages, Spanish

Working pattern

Full time, part time, flexible: 4 days a week - Tuesday to Friday with possibility of full time for the right candidate

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 Term

Pay scale

MPS / UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, ambitious, and creative teacher of languages to join our MFL faculty. You will have a specialism in Spanish. You will join a highly successful school, with an expectation to strive for excellence at every opportunity, commit to sharing practice with others. You can also expect the highest quality of support, excellent benefits, and personal professional development. Applications from ECTs are welcomed.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our large Languages faculty:

  • The team consists of 8 members of staff, including a number of native level French and Spanish specialists
  • The team are situated in a dedicated teaching corridor in the centre of the school, including a languages computer lab
  • We run many residential visits, including recent visits to France, Spain and Germany
  • We offer a number of languages enrichments including clubs, links with European partner schools and an off-timetable ‘Languages Day’ for Key Stage 3.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an excellent classroom teacher able to teach Spanish throughout the age and ability range (Key Stage 3, 4 and 5)
  • be passionate about languages and be able to inspire a similar enthusiasm in our students
  • be committed to raising the attainment of all students, particularly those who are disadvantaged
  • demonstrate excellent organisational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • be committed to supporting and contributing to our school ethos of Succeeding Together and the values of Wisdom, Optimism, Resilience, Kindness and Service

What the school offers its staff

THE MINSTER SCHOOL, SOUTHWELL

A Church of England Academy

Member of the Minster Trust for Education

NOR 1650 in the Sixth Form, Age Range 7-18

Teacher of Spanish (Fixed Term)

To commenceSeptember 2024 - 1 term fixed term

MPS / UPS

4 days a week - Tuesday to Friday with possibility of full time for the right candidate

The Minster School is a highly regarded, oversubscribed school, serving the local community of Southwell and surrounding villages. As a Church of England Academy, we have a strong ethos which is based around our values of Wisdom, Optimism, Resilience, Kindness and Service through which we live and breathe our motto of Succeeding Together. The school currently has 1650 students on roll including over 350 students in the sixth form and 40 students in the junior department. We are regularly amongst the top schools in Nottinghamshire for achievement and attainment.

Alongside serving our own students, we are the home of East Midlands East Maths Hub, a strategic partner of the Redhill Teaching Hub and a member of the Minster Learning Alliance. The Minster School is a member of the Minster Trust for Education (MITRE), a multi academy trust.

Further details about the role

Candidates should apply through the TES website and follow the guidance notes as provided. CV’s will not be accepted. For further information about how to apply for this role, please read our ‘Guidance notes for applicants’ document which will be posted on the TES website under the job listing.

For more information about the role, please contact our HR Assistant Lizz Caunt –l.caunt@minsterschool.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 24th June 2024 9.00am

Interviews: TBD

Minster Trust for Education is a multi-academy trust of 8 primary and secondary schools which has at its core a collaborative model of leadership and a belief in sharing expertise while unerringly pursuing the best education for its pupils.Together we help every child to flourish, opening doors to fulfilling futures.

The Trust is founded on 5 key principles that apply to pupils, students and employees alike. They are:

  • Integrity- we do the right thing
  • Wisdom- we think deeply
  • Kindness- we care about each other
  • Collaboration- we are better together
  • Service- we pursue the greater good.

We seek to employ people who not only demonstrate these values but are also invested in our mission and truly wish to make a difference through their contribution, whatever the specific role.

The Minster Trust for Education is committed to safeguarding children and the promotion of equal opportunities for staff and students. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and complete a KCSIE Declaration.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner if we receive suitable applications for the role.

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)
medical
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.

Applying for the job

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About The Minster School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 7 to 18
Education phase
View all Middlejobs
School size
1636 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 18

The Minster School is a founding member of the Minster Trust for Education, a multi-academy trust supporting the very best education in all its facets for children in Nottinghamshire

Arranging a visit to The Minster School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email l.caunt@minsterschool.org.uk.

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