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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - One year

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS including Fringe Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Enthusiastic and innovative languages teacher to join our successful MFL department.
  • Ideally candidates will be able to offer Spanish and/or French.
  • Applications welcome from experienced and Early Career Teachers (ECTs).

What the school offers its staff

  • The successful candidate will be welcomed into a department of highly experienced teachers.
  • Full time/part-time timetable.
  • Parmiter’s coordinates CPD for the Watford Partnership for Teacher Training and offers a robust induction programme.
  • Bespoke CPD to suit your career goals.
  • Students are highly talented and engaged.
  • An admission policy prioritising the children of staff (qualifying period may apply)
  • Complimentary use of a new on-site fitness suite.
  • Lovely school grounds in leafy surrounds with ample parking.

Further details about the role

  • The successful candidate will be welcomed into a department of highly experienced teachers.
  • Role offered as a one year contract.

Commitment to safeguarding

Parmiter’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. Applicants must declare any criminal convictions. The post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Appointments conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service and references from previous employers. We are required to conduct online searches for shortlisted candidates in accordance with the Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance in order to identify any incidents or concerns which are publicly available online.

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About Parmiter's School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1430 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01923 671 424

The Good Schools Guide describes Parmiter's as "purposeful, friendly, with an inclusive feel and a sense of both history and progressiveness".
Parmiter's School relocated to the current 60 acre rural Hertfordshire site from London's East End in 1977.  The school enjoys a good reputation for traditional values and academic achievement whilst maintaining a true family feel among staff and students.  
Experienced teachers, newly qualified colleagues and support staff benefit from a supportive leadership team who focus on CPD and well-being as a priority.  
Parmiter's is a lead partner in The Watford Partnership for Teacher Training and takes the lead on Initial Teacher Training.  A number of existing teachers are accredited with being Specialist Leaders of Education. 
The school is consistently over subscribed for Year 7 and Sixth Form entry. Children of staff are a priority for admission. 
Please visit our website for more information and feel free to contact the school with any questions. 

Arranging a visit to Parmiter's School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email m.howard@parmiters.herts.sch.uk.

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