Team Leader of Modern Foreign Languages, Suffolk

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Castle Manor AcademySuffolk
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR + TLR2 (£2,667)
Contract term: Permanent

Flexible working and job share considered.

We are looking to recruit an exceptional candidate(s) to lead our excellent languages team.

Languages are central to our curriculum. We currently offer French and German GCSE, with German as a newly introduced subject that is proving very popular. We are a growing team and want to give additional capacity to this area which is becoming very successful in the school.

You will be innovative, creative and enthusiastic with a determination to achieve the highest outcomes. You will have an incisive understanding of teaching and learning and the ability to reflect and challenge.

Professional development opportunities are plentiful and we are working hard to be innovative around workload. We want you to have a balanced life and enjoy working with our children.

Castle Manor Academy aims to be the inspiration for the individuals within its community. The willingness to take risks, to be innovative and creative are the attributes we wish to develop in everyone. We have a strong set of values and we care.

Teaching and Learning is at the heart of all we do and permeates our culture.

We are part of the Samuel Ward Multi Academy Trust with secondary, primary and a special free school and have a strong history of effective staff development and training.

We are located 20 miles from Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds.

To arrange a visit or conversation with Vanessa Whitcombe, Headteacher, please email:

Application packs are available from Keely Foyster via email: or call (01440) 705501.

Alternatively, please visit our website:

Closing date: 20 June 2018.
Interview date: 25 June 2018.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful candidates will be expected to have a DBS and other relevant employment checks. We are a smoke free site.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.

Roll: 600

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More about Castle Manor Academy
Address: Eastern Avenue, Haverhill, Suffolk, CB9 9JE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1440 705501