Teacher of MFL (French & Spanish), Leeds

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Abbey Grange Church of England AcademyLeeds

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS - £23,720 - £39,406
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Butcher Hill, Leeds, |Executive Principal (secondaries) : Jon Norden 

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (French and Spanish)

Salary MPS/UPS 

Required for September 2019.

Abbey Grange is a thriving, highly successful and over-subscribed 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. Our students come from all over the city to receive an education in which we all work together to challenge them academically, support them pastorally and help them develop socially and spiritually.  Abbey Grange is part of the Abbey Multi Academy Trust. 

Our goal is to become an outstanding Academy that delivers on our mission - In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower' and we are well on our way to achieving this. Ofsted graded us a 'good' school in February 2017 and we celebrated our GCSE results in 2018 with 79.3% of our students achieving 9-4 in English and Maths. 

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated teacher to join our successful MFL Department . The successful candidate will show a passion for teaching and learning and be committed to achieving the very best outcomes for our students. You will be required to teach French and Spanish throughout the age and ability range to GCSE.  Ability to teach A Level French would be desirable.

This is an exciting opportunity for a committed and passionate teacher to join a successful and CPD focused department where new initiatives are welcomed and encouraged.  Applications from NQTs will be welcomed.

As a Teacher we will nurture, challenge and support you throughout your career here at Abbey Grange.

You will be:

• A routinely good/outstanding teacher with the ability to teach all aspects of French and Spanish KS3 and KS4.  The ability to teach A Level French would be desirable

• A colleague looking to either start or further your career within a supportive team 

• Able to encourage and enthuse students to achieve their full potential 

• Inspirational to colleagues and students - sharing best practice 

We can offer:

• An Academy and MFL Department that will allow you to be inspirational, creative and play an active part on our journey to becoming ‘outstanding’

• Tailored CPD with a commitment to support your career ambitions, free car parking and personal iPad

• A Department which welcomes new ideas  with energy and enthusiasm 

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy.  If you are looking to join an Academy with happy positive and polite students and staff then we want to hear from you.

Visits to the Academy are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Miss Fuller.

To apply please download recruitment pack and email completed application form to 

Miss Fuller – Payroll & HR Assistant – recruitment@abbeygrangeacademy.co.uk 

The closing date for applications is 9.00am Monday 18 March with interviews scheduled to take place Friday 22 March.

Executive Principal: Mr Jon Norden

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

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More about Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Butcher Hill, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 5EA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 275 7877
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