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Job details
Employer Cathedral Academy
Location Thornes Road, Wakefield
Salary TLR2A
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018

Head of MFL


Required for January 2018

  �An exciting opportunity exists for an aspiring and innovative leader and Modern Foreign Language specialist to take a significant role in the leadership of a dynamic team committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all students. Applicants will be expected to teach Modern Foreign Languages at KS3 and KS4. 

Successful candidates will be:

  • First rate classroom      practitioners committed to innovative teaching and learning both in and outside of the classroom
  • Able to lead and develop MFL
  • Able to show a track record in      raising standards in MFL and experienced in the effective use of data
  • Able to inspire, motivate and      support staff and students
  • Committed to their own CPD and      willing to share expertise through training others

At Cathedral Academy we offer:

  • Specialist accommodation and a      supportive learning environment
  • Opportunities to work      collaboratively with Specialist Practitioners
  • A team committed to supporting      students to achieve their potential
  • High level of professional support and development
  • Opportunities for staff      development and progression such as temporary bursaries

Awareness and understanding of the issues surrounding the safeguarding of children are essential and the successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Electronic Application forms and further details are available on our website: or via email to or telephone 01924 330640

Please return application forms via email or by post to Heather Eyre, HR Administrator/HR Support, Cathedral Academy, Thornes Road, Wakefield, 

WF2 8QF Fax 01924 382674

We can only accept completed application forms, CVs will not be considered.

Closing Date Noon 25th September 2017

About the employer

Information about Cathedral Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Church of England
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Locations and contacts

Thornes Road
West Yorkshire
United Kingdom
+44 1924 382674