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Head of Modern Foreign Languages

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Leicester Grammar School

Great Glen, Leicestershire

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Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
September 2018
Apply by:
29 January 2018

Job description

Leicester Grammar School is one of the UK's top-performing co-educational HMC independent day schools for pupils aged 10-18. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen to head up our outstanding Modern Foreign Languages Department from September 2018. The ideal candidate will be able to teach Spanish and French, preferably both to A-Level, with Spanish being the core requirement.  We are looking for someone who is creative, passionate and expert in his or her teaching, and who is eager to promote and advance MFL within the School.  

We offer teaching staff a comprehensive benefits package, including a salary scale significantly above that of the maintained sector, staff reduction in school fees, daily lunch allowance and membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. 

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to join us at LGS, please visit www.leicestergrammar.org.uk/vacancies-home where further details about this role can be found. 

Closing date: Midday on Monday 29 January 2018 

Interview date: Wednesday 7 February 2018 

Leicester Grammar School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

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Well known for the high academic, musical and sporting standards our pupils achieve, Leicester Grammar School is based on a superb purpose built 75 acre green field site in Great Glen, South Leicestershire, which was opened in 2008 by HRH Queen Elizabeth II.

Leicester Grammar School’s public examination results are among the highest ranking in the East Midlands and compare well with the best schools in the country.

The School has excellent local transport links, with both London and Birmingham under an hour away by train. Market Harborough, situated 10 miles south of Great Glen, was recently voted as one of the ‘Best Places to Live’ by The Sunday Times.

The school won the accolade of Sunday Times East Midlands Independent Secondary School of the Year 2020.

Leicester Grammar School Trust is an educational trust overseeing three schools: Leicester Grammar School, Leicester Grammar Junior School and LGS Stoneygate.

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