Teacher of Spanish and French (maternity cover May to December 2020 to be reviewed) Kenilworth School and Sixth Form, Kenilworth, Warwickshire

Job description

As a Teacher of Spanish and French you will join a focused, forward-thinking department of eleven teachers. We are looking for someone who is able to apply energy and enthusiasm to their work and the department.
The successful applicant should be aspirational, innovative and have a genuine engaging enthusiasm for the teaching and learning of MFL.

As a Teacher of Spanish and French you should be able to teach across both key stages 3 and 4, with Spanish to KS5.

We would welcome applications from NQTs or experienced teachers.

Essential educational requirements

Candidates should hold a relevant honours degree in the discipline.

Essential qualifications

Candidates should hold QTS status.

Essential skills and experience

As a Teacher of Spanish and French you should be able to teach across both key stages 3 and 4, with Spanish to KS5.

Employee benefits

We can offer you:
• Excellent CPD opportunities
• A supportive team of colleagues within the Department and
across the school
• A positive, community school environment with an innovative
learning culture
• A dedicated and forward looking management team, with highly
skilled staff upholding high expectations and aspirations for our
• PiXL network access and other on-line resources to support the
development of student learning
• A wide enrichment programme in which you can participate
• Employee well-being benefits via our Health Insurers to include
free flu vaccinations, a laptop, free parking and use of an on-site
fitness suite

About Kenilworth School and Sixth Form

Kenilworth School and Sixth Form is recognised as being graded 'Excellent' in all areas (Ofsted February 2013) but we are ambitious and continue to better ourselves in every way possible. It became a Multi Academy Trust in January 2019 and currently has one other school within the Trust. We combine high aspirations with a care for individual students. Our students are happy and confident individuals, who enjoy good relationships with their fellow students and the staff. We are a friendly, orderly school with a well-earned reputation for academic, sporting and personal achievement. In this environment students are given every chance to grow and achieve success. We emphasize the development of skills such as team building, effort, responsibility, healthy competition and leadership. Our students achieve their best because of the range of experiences that we provide in an environment that is positive, supportive and forward-thinking. Kenilworth School & Sixth Form embraces its role as a comprehensive school serving the whole community. In addition to the good work carried in the classroom there are many clubs and activities that take place outside of school hours. Our former pupils are to be found in many diverse and successful roles, most having moved through further and higher education. Students regularly achieve excellent academic results, well above the national average, and the Sixth Form Centre is very successful in providing a transition to higher education. Students achieve their best when school and home work is in harmony. We value the contribution made by parents, governors and the community to ensure that we maintain high standards in all aspects of school life.

Leyes Lane, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, CV8 2DA
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