Head of MFL, Lingfield

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Lingfield CollegeLingfield

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking for a well qualified and inspirational graduate teacher to lead and develop our Modern Languages Department. With excellent subject knowledge in both French and Spanish, the ability to teach one of these languages to A level and the other to a minimum of GCSE level is  essential as well as experience in developing resources and teaching and  learning strategies that bring out the very best in every student.     

The Senior School has excellent facilities including state-of-the-art IT suites, sixth form centre with lecture theatre and new music block. We have small classes to enable focus on individual students who ‘have outstanding attitudes to learning and develop excellent relationships with their teachers’ (ISI 2017). Our A2 results in 2018 saw 95% grades A*-C, with 53% achieving A*-A and at GCSE 97% grades A*-C, with 63% achieving A*-A.   

Responsibilities  include  leading the  development of appropriate syllabuses, resources, schemes of work, marking  policies, assessment and teaching and learning strategies in the department. Participation in extra-curricular departmental activities including assemblies and workshops is expected as well as contribution to whole school extracurricular activities. 

Applications are equally welcomed from state and independent sectors. 

Closing  date: 16th November 2018 

Interviews: w/c 26th November 2018

Lingfield College is committed to safeguarding our children. The successful candidate will be required to provide an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. At Lingfield College we uphold fundamental British values and expect all employees to do the same.

Lingfield College is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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More about Lingfield College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 19 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Racecourse Road, Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1342 832407
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Lingfield College is an independent school for boys and girls from Nursery to University.  We are located in the pretty village of Lingfield, just 25 miles (and 40 minutes by train) from London and set within almost 40 acres of beautiful grounds...