Head of French, Dulwich, South London

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Alleyn's SchoolDulwich, South London

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Start date: 28 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Own competitive salary scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Alleyn’s is a thriving, co-educational, HMC independent day school in Dulwich, South East London with a separate IAPS Junior School on the same 30-acre site. The School has around 1000 pupils overall, including a large and dynamic Sixth Form, the majority of whom go on to first-class universities in the UK and overseas.

Following the retirement of our current Head of Department at the end of this academic year, we are seeking to make a full-time appointment for September 2018 of an excellent, committed, enthusiastic and dynamic teacher as Head of French. The successful applicant will provide professional leadership and management of the Department to secure high-quality teaching, effective use of resources and the highest standards of learning and achievement for all pupils. To this end, she or he will possess excellent organisational and administrative skills, while at the same time being able to inspire pupils and staff alike.

Modern Languages are very popular at A Level, with several students usually going on to read French or French-combined courses at top universities each year.

We have our own competitive salary scale and accommodation may be available.

Application

If you wish to apply, an application pack is available using the links below or on our website (www.alleyns.org.uk/vacancies). Our application form will need to be completed, together with the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, and we also require a CV and covering letter. If you have any questions or would like to discuss an application, please contact the Personnel Administrator (personnel@alleyns.org.uk, 020 8299 8009)

Alleyn’s School is an Equal Opportunities employer, and welcomes applications for all posts from appropriately qualified persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The deadline for applications is 8am on Thursday 22 February 2018.

Interviews are planned for the week commencing 26 February 2018. 



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Townley Road, Dulwich, London, SE22 8SU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 5571500
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Alleyn’s is one of the country’s leading co-educational independent day schools, committed to developing excellence within an ethos of strong pastoral care and a vibrant co-curriculum. Our holistic approach aims to nurture every pupil, enabling them ...