Head of German, Essex

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Chigwell SchoolEssex

Date posted:
Start date: September
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of German (with French and/or Spanish as a second language)

Chigwell School is seeking a well-qualified and enthusiastic candidate to become Head of German, teaching German from Year 7 to Year 13 and supporting candidates applying to study the subject at university as necessary. Ideally, the successful candidate will be able to teach either French or Spanish at KS3. The post would be suitable for an experienced teacher who is able to inspire pupils through a demonstrable passion for the subject. This post is a full- time permanent position from September 2019. 

We are located in the picturesque village of Chigwell just 10 miles from central London and on the Central Line.  Close to the edge of Epping Forest, we enjoy over 100 acres of beautiful grounds. 

Chigwell School offers a competitive salary and benefits package. In addition, the School provides a supportive working environment. There is a well-developed programme of professional development, pupils are enthusiastic, co-operative and able, and colleagues get on well together. There is a strong sense of community. 

Applicants should complete the teaching staff application form which can be accessed directly from our website: www.chigwell-school.org (Vacancies) and submitted to the HR department: hr@chigwell-school.org. Alternatively, please contact the HR department by telephone:  020 8501 6177.

Closing date: 23rd April 2019. Early applications welcome.

Applications will be considered upon receipt. The School reserves the right to appoint prior to the closing date. 

Chigwell School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and DBS.

More about Chigwell School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: High Road, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6QF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 85015700
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Chigwell School is an independent, mixed, Church of England all-through day and boarding school for four to 19-year-olds,  located in Chigwell, Essex. The school has just over 900 pupils.

The school can trace its history back to 1629, when it wa...