Wootton Park School (WPS) is seeking to appoint an inspirational full/part time teacher of modern foreign languages to work with our current experienced curriculum leader.
The ability to teach Spanish to at least KS4 is essential and it would be desirable to also be able to teach a second language to at least KS3 (preferably Latin or French).
Full-time and part-time applications would be considered.
What We Are Looking For
You will be required to support the overall progress and development of learners within your curriculum area. The ideal candidate will be totally committed to securing the best outcomes for all our learners and will ‘go the extra mile’ to do this. You will ensure provision of an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for learners studying in the curriculum area, in accordance with the aims of Wootton Park School and the curricular policies.
All members of our team must be committed to maximising potential and continuous improvement, and be willing to participate fully in all aspects of school life within and beyond the classroom.
Our quest for excellence, must, however, also be combined with our unwavering commitment to care and support. Therefore, anyone seeking appointment to this role must demonstrate warmth, humour, resilience, and above all, emotional intelligence in order to uphold the values of our school.
WPS opened in 2016 with two Reception and four Year 7 classes. We will grow exponentially year on year until we reach 1260. Currently housed in a first rate, bespoke modular building, we will move into our £20 million state-of-the-art school building in the summer 2019.
Wootton Park School (WPS) offers a first-rate and unique learning environment, ensuring high levels of academic achievement and personal development for all, while promoting the value of public service and building a stronger society. As an all-through (4-19) school, we believe this brings a significant number of benefits to learners and staff, and we seek staff who share this vision with us.
We Can Offer You
- Established international links.
- Supportive professional development following a coaching model.
- Excellent future opportunities for progression.
- Opportunity to innovate and significantly contribute to curriculum development.
- Exemplary learner behaviour and engagement.
- An exciting, friendly and conscientious working environment.
If you are inspired by this exceptional opportunity to join us at this early stage of our journey to excellence, we want to hear from you!
Application and Selection
We will be hosting a recruitment event on 13th January at 10.30am to give prospective candidates the opportunity to meet with our Principal, Staff Members and Learners. This is also a good opportunity to tour the School and meet with Subject Leaders.
Application closing date: 22nd January 2018.
Interview date: to be held the week following.
Wootton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Offer of a position is subject to receiving satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS Disclosure.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
Please note we do not accept CVs and references will be applied for at the shortlisting stage.
We maintain the right to close the application process early or later if necessary.