French Teacher (with the ability to teach Spanish), Hammersmith & Fulham

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Ark Burlington Danes AcademyHammersmith & Fulham

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £29,377 - £39,982 or £44,707- £48,481 dependent on experience (Ark MPS or UPS (Inner London))
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This is a fantastic opportunity to teach French at an ‘outstanding’ school

Ark Burlington Danes Academy is a non-selective, all-through comprehensive school. The academy opened in September 2006 and has made rapid progress to become a highly successful and over-subscribed local school. In its 2013 Ofsted inspection, Ark Burlington Danes was rated outstanding in every category.

We are looking for an outstanding French teacher with the ability to teach Spanish and a commitment to academic excellence and helping every child succeed, who will be responsible for teaching and learning in this subject. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join an extremely well-led faculty, one of the most successful in the school. Our teachers are highly effective at diagnosing individual students’ strengths and weaknesses and targeted intervention, rooted in data analysis, is extremely strong and makes a real difference. 

You will need experience of successful teaching to A level as well as the drive and commitment to move French teaching, learning and progress forward and respond to academy targets.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • be a passionate teacher of French and a committed team player
  • have the ability to teach Spanish
  • have experience of raising attainment and developing excellence 
  • demonstrate high levels of ambition and optimism regarding what the academy and its students can achieve. 
  • be committed to Ark BDA’s ethos of high expectations and no excuses
  • have the      resolve to make a real difference to the lives of pupils. 

In this role you will have the opportunity to:

  • · join one of the most successful academies in England
  • · work in high quality facilities
  • · receive unrivalled training and professional development
  • · join a network of Ark schools and benefit from the support of experienced network colleagues 
  • gain access to an exclusive range of benefits including reduced gym membership and large retail discounts.

If you share in our commitment to excellence, we want to hear from you. Please apply at The closing date for applications is 11:00am on Monday 19th February 2018. 

To find out more about our school please visit

Visits to the academy before application submission are welcomed. Please contact Julia Morson on 0208 735 4972 or email to arrange this.  

For any technical issues with the application form please contact the recruitment team on 0203 116 6345 or

Location: Ark Burlington Danes Academy, Wood Lane, London W12 0HR

Closing Date: 11:00am – Monday 19th February 2018

Start Date: September 2018

Salary: Ark MPS or UPS (Inner London) £29,377 - £39,982 or £44,707 - £48,481 dependent on experience

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Ark Burlington Danes Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Wood Lane, Hammersmith, London, W12 0HR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8735 4950
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Burlington Danes Academy opened as the successor to Burlington Danes School in September 2006. It is a 6 form entry secondary school for 11-18 year olds. It continues the predecessor school’s long history as a Church of England School and its commitm...