The Governors seek to appoint a well-qualified, innovative and committed teacher to the Languages Department, where French is a core subject for all pupils up to GCSE in this heavily oversubscribed, historic, high achieving, Church of England High school. We are situated on the edge of the West Pennine moors with easy access to both stunning countryside and the vibrant city life of Manchester.
You will be expected to teach French to a high standard. You will motivate and excite pupils so that they can learn effectively. The successful candidate will be innovative and enthusiastic in their approach to the subject. S/he will be expected to teach the full ability range across Key Stage 3 and 4. The person should be enthusiastic about out of classroom learning such as partnerships, trips and exchanges. You should be able to teach either German or Spanish as an optional subject.
The school actively promotes an international outlook with several partner schools around the world. You will be enthusiastic about a global dimension to learning and will be keen to involve yourself in this international work.
You will be supported through our teaching school network, Ripley Teaching School Alliance, and by a staff committed to growing outstanding professionals.
You must actively promote the Christian ethos and contribute to building the caring Christian community of the school.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service.