Teacher of French & Spanish, Hampshire

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Lord Wandsworth CollegeHampshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Lord Wandsworth College is one of the country’s leading co-educational boarding and day Colleges for approximately 650 pupils aged 11-18. Set within 1,200 acres of its own farmland on the North Hampshire/Surrey border, Lord Wandsworth College offers a rich education designed to allow its pupils to flourish in a rapidly changing and challenging 21st-century world. A pioneering character education programme overarches the excellent academic, co-curricular and pastoral provision, through which countless opportunities are created for all pupils to develop the qualities and attitudes of mind needed to lead successful and fulfilled lives now and in the future.

Lord Wandsworth College seeks an accomplished and inspirational Teacher of French and Spanish for September 2020. 

Applications are invited from candidates with an excellent degree in French with Spanish.  As the role will involve teaching French to A Level, experience in this, as well as of teaching to GCSE in Spanish would be a distinct advantage. NQTs are also welcome to apply.

The Modern Foreign Languages Department at Lord Wandsworth College is a lively, dynamic environment, where ideas are always welcomed. We are extremely successful, with excellent GCSE and A-Level results, and with a healthy number of students currently studying at A Level, despite the national trends in the take-up of languages. We offer a range of extra-curricular events, such as regular film evenings and theatre visits, and our languages prefects are involved in many departmental and whole-school initiatives. We organise a biennial homestay visit to Montpellier in France for our GCSE pupils, an U6 work experience week for our A-Level French group, a biennial homestay visit to Granada in Spain for our GCSE and A-Level pupils and a KS3 French and Spanish trip on rotation.

Applications are invited from candidates with an excellent degree in French with Spanish.  As the role will involve teaching French to A Level, experience in this, as well as of teaching to GCSE in Spanish would be a distinct advantage. NQTs are also welcome to apply.

This is a full-time post and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute fully to the co-curricular and pastoral life of the boarding school.

The College offers a competitive salary scale and package, which could include accommodation on site.

Closing date: 14th November 2019.

Interview date: Week beginning 18th November 2019.



More about Lord Wandsworth College
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Long Sutton, Hook, Hampshire, RG29 1TB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1256 860217
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Lord Wandsworth College is named after Baron Sydney Stern, a Liberal MP and the second son of a Jewish banker. Granted a peerage less than four years after winning the seat of Stowmarket in 1891, Stern took the title of Lord Wandsworth in reflection ...