Head of Department (MFL)

Parrenthorn High SchoolBury

Number on Roll 960 

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational leader of Modern Foreign Languages.

This is a fantastic opportunity to drive standards.

You will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of success and the ability to achieve the best outcomes for all students. We are particularly interested in candidates who have a passion for coaching others, developing strong schemes of learning and a determination to improve the life chances of all students.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to flourish as a middle leader. This is a forward thinking department who has recently re-written schemes of learning in line with Dr Gianfranco Conti’s ‘Extensive Processing Instruction’ and we would warmly welcome candidates who are familiar with, or are willing to be trained in, this method. We are committed to fully supporting professional development and helping our colleagues achieve their career potential.

Parrenthorn High School is a popular and over-subscribed 11-16 co-educational secondary school which prides itself on providing an outstanding education for children of all abilities. The school is located in a pleasant semi-rural area with easy access to the M60, M62 and M66 motorways, Bury and Manchester.

Employees of Parrenthorn High School have a responsibility for, and must be committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and for ensuring that they are protected from harm. 

Appointment to this post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau. 

Interviews will take place on Monday 22nd March 2021. 

Application forms and further details are downloadable from here and returnable to the Headteacher via email to: parrenthorn@bury.gov.uk, at the school by 9.00 a.m. on Wednesday 17th March 2021.

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