Curriculum Team Leader for Modern Foreign Languages to lead an outstanding department.
As one of the most successful and over-subscribed non-selective schools in South West London, we are a truly inclusive and dynamic place to work
Located in the beautiful residential area of Southfields, close to Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Club, Saint Cecilia's Church of England School is just 20 minutes from the West End of London and 20 minutes to tranquil Surrey countryside, with exceptional transport links. Yet, still within the Inner London Weighting area which adds a significant increase to salary.
In 2017, pupil outcomes were excellent. At GCSE the P8 was +0.18; Value Added Post 16 +0.30 (well above the average). The value added score for languages was 0.47.
The successful applicant will join a team of dedicated professionals who continue to maintain a proven record of high academic standards.
The MFL department at Saint Cecilia's has an exceptionally strong track record in GCSE and A level examinations and teaches pupils via a highly successful communicative, target-language based approach. We organise annual exchanges to Mallorca and Montpellier and regularly host external foreign-language theatre companies.
In 2017, GCSE results for French were 93% A*-C (50% A*-A); GCSE Spanish results were 73% A*-C (23% A*-A).
A level results were equally impressive; 100% A*-C in Spanish and 50% A*-A in French.Â A number of students have gone on to study MFL at university.
We are looking for a dedicated, inspirational Curriculum Team Leader of MFL to lead an outstanding department.The school holds the Silver Investors in People Award, which demonstrates our commitment to realising the potential and excellence of the individuals we employ.
The nearest underground station is Southfields (District line - zone 3 and less than a 5 minute walk) which is only 5 minutes from Wimbledon station and 16 minutes from Earls Court. The area is also well served by numerous bus connections to Clapham Junction and Richmond.
Closing date for applications is Monday, 21st May, 9.00am and interviews will take place on Friday 25th May 2018.