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Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)

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Drayton Manor High School

Hanwell, West London

  • Expiring soon
Band A £28,660 to Band C £47,298
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
January 2018 or sooner
Apply by:
18 October 2017

Job description


Band A (£28,660) – Band C (£47,298) plus Management Allowance 5 (£9,474)

We require, from January or sooner, an experienced, energetic and well qualified teacher to lead and develop the MFL Faculty.   

The successful candidate will be expected to teach French across the age and ability range up to and including A Level.  Teaching of German would be an advantage.  

Drayton Manor is a heavily oversubscribed and successful school. Student achievement is high with a value added score at A Level placing us in the top 10% of schools nationally and 48% of GCSE students achieving the English Baccalaureate. We are very proud of our ethos.  

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Further information can be found at www.homeoffice.gov.uk  

For further information and an application pack, please visit the Job Vacancy section of the school’s website. For any other queries, please contact the school’s Human Resources Department on 020 8357 5604.   

The closing date is 12 noon, Thursday 19 October 2017.  

No agencies, faxes or CVs.

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About Drayton Manor High School

Drayton Manor High School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form in London serving students between the ages of 11-19. The secondary school, situated in Ealing as approximately 1,566 students on record. 

Formerly Drayton Manor Grammar School, Drayton Manor High School was established in 1930, changing to a comprehensive status in 1975. The secondary school converted to academy status in 2012 and was identified as outstanding by Ofsted in the same year. 


Ms Lisa Mills

Values and vision

Drayton Manor High School focuses on maximising student’s development and works to ensure they are provided with a broad range of academic, practical, cultural and sporting opportunities. The London based secondary school teaches students to respect differences and promotes equal opportunities, wishing for each individual to succeed to the best of their ability and achieve their goals and ambitions. The school nurtures students global awareness and wants them to have an understanding and appreciation for different groups and nations, along with economic and environmental issues. 


“This is an outstanding school. The sixth form is outstanding. The school has a well-deserved reputation of giving all students equal opportunities to succeed. It supports their individual needs so they make outstanding progress. Many of them attain well above average standards. All students are very well prepared for their future lives, whatever their chosen paths. The curriculum offers stimulating extras such as Chinese, Latin and the Duke of Edinburgh award, sixth form community service as well as numerous visits, trips and enrichment activities and makes a significant contribution to students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development. Many of the enrichment activities broaden students’ understanding of the wider world and different societies”. 

View Drayton Manor High School’s latest Ofsted report 

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