Head of Department - Modern Foreign Languages, Cornwall

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Truro SchoolCornwall

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking an inspiring, innovative and creative middle leader, to join our Modern Foreign Languages team as Head of Department. With a track record of excellent teaching and the delivery of languages up to KS5, and proven leadership abilities, the successful candidate will have the potential to develop, implement and deliver the strategic direction for the department. Working in a professional, welcoming and dynamic environment, you will ensure each pupil is nurtured and encouraged to reach their full potential.  We want to appoint the best candidate and will therefore welcome applicants from any language specialism.

As well as a genuine passion for excellence in academic and pastoral care, and inspired by our School’s ethos, all teachers are expected to contribute to our outstanding variety of co-curricular activities.

In addition to a competitive salary, we are committed to the wellbeing and development of all our staff, promoting continuous professional development, a supportive place to work, pension, staff discount, membership of the superb Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre and free meals.

Closing date for applications: Monday 11th March, 2019 at 9.00am. 

All applications must be made using a Truro School application form.

Application forms must be completed in full and returned by post or e-mail to:

Mrs Joanna Wood

HR Advisor

Truro School

Trennick Lane



Email: recruitment@truroschool.com

Tel: 01872 272763

Truro School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and DBS.

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More about Truro School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Methodist
Address: Trennick Lane, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 1TH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1872 272763
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