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Job details
Employer Dr Challoner's High School
Location Buckinghamshire
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

French & German / French & Spanish Teacher  From September 2017 / (MPS)    

Dr Challoner's High School is a leading selective state grammar school for girls, with a strong academic tradition and an ambitious outlook for the future.  The school has a broad vision for education and is characterised by a highly purposeful pursuit of personal bests with a keen sense of fun bubbling under the surface.  Challoner’s girls are articulate, courteous, sparky, hard-working and achieve highly in all areas.  

The school was graded Outstanding by Ofsted in 2012 and gained the Exceptional Schools Award in 2014.    We are looking for a well qualified, enthusiastic teacher to join our outstanding and highly respected Modern Languages and Classics Faculty.  You will be required to teach French to both GCSE and A Level, and to teach German or Spanish too. We will expect you to contribute to teaching and curriculum initiatives across our highly successful Faculty, and to take the lead on, or accompany at least one trip.  

Within the MFL & Classics Faculty you will experience:  

• Exceptional students who consistently attain outstanding results and make teaching an absolute pleasure 

• Excellent facilities, including interactive whiteboards and other IT resources  • A supportive and highly capable and committed teaching team 

• Excellent opportunities for professional development, including a proactive and highly regarded CPD programme, supporting  the development of newly qualified and more experienced teachers 

• London Fringe allowance

 • NQTs considered; NQT’s will be paid from 1st July on UQ3 (currently £21,158) until the 1st September when, upon successful completion and acquisition of QTS, will move onto the Main Pay Scale 

• Subsidised gym membership; staff discounts at local shops and restaurants in Little Chalfont 

• The best advert however for working at Dr Challoner’s High School will always be our hugely rewarding students    

Responsible to Head of Faculty 

Salary / Allowances applicable MPS  (plus London fringe allowance) 

Start Date               September 2017 

Application Deadline Noon, 21st March 2017 

Interview Date                 w/c 17th April 2017  T

he world is ever changing; Challoner’s Girls will shape that world.  

An information pack is available from the Vacancies section of the school website or from   Informal visits to the school are welcome.  We welcome applications from all sections of the community and those interested in job-sharing. Dr Challoner’s High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Please refer to our website where you can view our Child Protection and Safeguarding, Recruitment and Equalities   Policies; all of our polices are available at The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.


Locations and contacts

Cokes Lane
Little Chalfont
United Kingdom
+44 1494 766023