School image

Curriculum Leader - Modern Foreign Languages

Priory SchoolPortsmouth

Required for September 2021 – MPS/UPS + TLR2C

“This is a good school” – Ofsted Nov 2016

We are looking for a talented and committed Curriculum Leader of Modern Foreign Languages, with a passion for languages and the ability to inspire our staff and students.  For the right candidate this is a fantastic opportunity to continue to build on the successes of a well-established department that has been steadily improving over the last five years.

Furthermore, you will join a Faculty, school and Trust that are committed to high quality professional development and support. Nobody at Priory works alone, you will join a school that prides itself on providing outstanding support for colleagues.

● High quality line management support within the Faculty structure.

● Collaborative and leadership opportunities across the Trust working with other Language leaders.

● Bespoke professional development plans.

You will be part of a hugely supportive team who have made it their mission to get more students involved in languages. So if you want to inspire young people to fulfil their potential and love your subject we are the place for you. 

These have been testing times for everyone but we believe that we are now even stronger as a community. Staff are proud to work at Priory, feel supported in their work and rightly proud of their work during this crisis. If you are interested in joining us do not hesitate to contact us, we will be happy to discuss the role further via phone, Zoom or, when appropriate, personal visits. If any candidates would like a tour of the school and a meeting with the Headteacher during Half Term please contact us at

For further details please visit our website.

Priory School is a mixed 11-16 School with around 1200 students on roll situated in the heart of Southsea. Our pupils come from a very wide range of backgrounds and our community is truly comprehensive, harmonious and dynamic.  Priory school is proud to be part of the Bohunt Education Trust.   

Priory School Safeguarding Statement:

Priory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  DBS Disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment. 

 Closing Date:       Friday 26 February 2021 (noon)

Interview Date:    To be confirmed

Supporting documents

Please note that you are wholly responsible for fact checking in respect of the information provided by schools. Please also check for the latest visa and work permit requirements that may apply. Tes is not responsible for the content of advertisements or the policies adopted by advertising schools. Tes asks that all schools follow Tes' Fair Recruitment Policy.