Subject Leader - Modern Foreign Languages, Doncaster

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Sir Thomas Wharton AcademyDoncaster
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Subject Leader - Modern Foreign Languages


MPR/UPR   TLR 2B (£4443)

Required for September 2018 

We are looking to recruit an inspirational and talented teacher to lead our Modern Foreign Languages department and take it to the next level of successful performance.

Sir Thomas Wharton Academy is part of the Maltby Learning Trust, a vibrant and inspiring place to work and learn, striving to secure excellence in all aspects of its work. The Academy joined the Trust in April 2017 and staff and students are benefiting from the opportunities presented by working in a locality based Multi-Academy Trust. 

The person appointed will be an excellent practitioner in French, across all age ranges and abilities. An appropriately qualified person could also deliver Spanish to A level in our collaborative sixth form. 

The post will provide an excellent opportunity for an ambitious teacher, with   proven examination experience, to step into middle leadership and develop alongside other talented leaders within a strong leadership framework.

The successful candidate will be:

- An exceptional classroom teacher with high expectations of all learners

- Able to inspire and enthuse young people

- Committed to raising standards for all

- Able to adapt to changing circumstances and embrace new ideas

In return we will offer:

- An outstanding induction programme with supportive and dynamic staff

- Purpose built learning spaces which inspire outstanding teaching and learning 

- Access to a package of high quality ‘Personalised Learning and Development’

- Strong professional networks within and beyond the Trust

- Excellent career development opportunities 

Informal discussions about the role and a visit to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact Mrs Nichola Winder on 01709 864100 to make an appointment to visit on Wednesday 28 February between 4 and 5 pm.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at

How do I apply? 

An Application Form, Role Description and Person Specification can be found on the Academy website

Completed applications, including a covering letter detailing how your skills and experience to date have prepared you for this role, should be addressed to Mrs Yvonne Bootman, Principal, and sent to Mrs Nichola Winder at or to the Academy address: Tait Avenue, Edlington, Doncaster, DN12 1HH  

Closing Date: Wednesday 7 March 2018 at 9am

Interviews: W/C Monday 12 March 2018 

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Address: Tait Avenue, Edlington, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN12 1HH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1709 864100