Curriculum Leader for KS4 Modern Foreign Languages, Birmingham, West Midlands

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Cockshut HillBirmingham, West Midlands

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Start date: Required for September 2018 or sooner if possible
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR 2.1 (£2, 667)
Contract term: Permanent

Full time or part time considered

Are you an experienced teacher looking for a new challenge within an exciting, innovative and supportive school?  We are delighted to offer an opportunity to work within our MFL department here at Cockshut Hill.  We are seeking to appoint an excellent and experienced teacher who is passionate about their subject and can evidence proven success within which everyone can reach their full potential – students and staff alike.

We are looking for an inspiring teacher who can bring languages to life,, create opportunities, support achievement and create a nurturing environment within which everyone can reach their full potential. 

Join us and you will be part of a fun MFL department which acknowledges the importance in enabling students to gain the currency to progress post 16 – with a strong team ethos.  MFL is within the wider Globality Faculty which encompasses all the humanities and social science subjects. We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things as we further develop innovative teaching and learning strategies.  You should be able to teach across the ability range for KS3 and KS4 Spanish and KS3 French.  A real interest in developing teaching and learning is also important. We will ensure a role within our Languages team that offers you the opportunity to share the excellent subject knowledge you will have, and the challenge to support all our groups of students to make outstanding progress.  As appropriate to your level of experience and aspiration you will also have the opportunity to coach and mentor other staff, sharing your evidenced good practice with them.

Cockshut Hill School is part of the Ninestiles Academy Trust comprising of Ninestiles School, Lyndon School, the Sixth Form College Solihull and four primary schools. This post will offer the opportunity to work with colleagues from Ninestiles and Lyndon Schools to share practice and planning.  The trusts commitment to excellence is recognised nationally and internationally and Ninestiles is a Teaching School which offers further opportunities for career development in working with other schools.

If you would like an application pack or further information please visit the trust website: Alternatively, you can call the trust office on 0121 628 1311or email

Closing date midday on 21 May 2018. 

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and we expect all applicants to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

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More about Cockshut Hill
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Cockshut Hill, Yardley, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 2HX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 464 2122