French Teacher, Buckinghamshire

Closing date:New this week

Buckingham SchoolBuckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS (£23,720-35,008) ~ UPR (£36,646-39,406) FTE (actual Salary: £9,488 - £15,762)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We seek to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and highly motivated Teacher of French, with a real passion for teaching and learning to work 2 days per week (Monday & Wednesday) during a maternity leave period (01.01.2020-31.08.2020). Our MFL Team are committed to ensuring that all students receive the highest standard of learning and work within a thriving school environment to deliver this.

We are looking for an innovative and committed classroom practitioner who can teach outstanding French at Key Stage 3 and 4. You will have the skills and abilities to engage and enthuse different types of learners and to work productively as part of a diverse team. This is an exciting period to join The Buckingham School and our students are looking for a teacher with passion, drive and creativity.  

In return, we will offer you:

  • A professional and supportive MFL Team
  • A personalised approach to Continuing Professional Development 
  • A role in a school that has a clear vision 
  • Students with positive attitudes and a willingness to succeed
  • A supportive and inclusive staff environment.

Applications are welcome from NQTs as well as experienced teachers. We have a proven track record of support and development and an excellent NQT package is available. 

To apply, please download the full Job Description from the school’s website (via the apply button) and send a letter of application, along with the completed application form, giving full contact details of two recent, relevant professional referees (one of which is your current Headteacher) to: Mr Andy McGinnes, Headteacher, The Buckingham School, London Road, Buckingham, MK18 1AT or email to

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday 23rd October 2019.

Interview date: Friday 25th October 2019.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff to share this commitment.  We are also committed in promoting community cohesion, healthy school and young enterprise.

More about Buckingham School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: London Road, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 1AT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1280 812206
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Located in Buckinghamshire, Buckingham School is a secondary mainstream school. It is a community establishment that is non-denominational. It educates girls and boys between the ages of 11 and 18. There are approximately 1,010 students on the roll a...