We are seeking to recruit an outstanding Head of Learning Area in Modern Foreign Languages to deliver exceptional teaching, learning and leadership in our over-subscribed, 11-16 Catholic high school, set in an inspiring £20 million re-build. The successful applicant will be an aspiring or existing leader with the vision and passion to lead a team of committed, well-qualified and experienced language practitioners in maximising the potential of every student.
You will be an outstanding teacher with the ability to teach Spanish and French to GCSE level. You will have an energy and passion for leading curriculum development, planning and delivering high quality lessons and achieving excellent results for students, instilling in them a love for languages and a desire to learn. Languages is recognised as a highly important EBacc subject at De La Salle, hence almost all of our students continue their language studies to GCSE level.
Our students are aspirational young people and you would be supported by highly professional and committed colleagues. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious applicant to become a fundamental leader at De La Salle, joining our team in its pursuit of excellence.
“Pupils... expressed the view that De La Salle is ‘a family school’.” – Ofsted March 2016
For further information and for an application pack, please go to the school's website at www.delasalle.st-helens.sch.uk to download and complete the application form.
Please submit all applications via email to Joanne Peet at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note we are unable to accept CVs.
Closing date: Wednesday 7th December, 4.00pm
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. To ensure that this is achieved we expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment and staff will be recruited and selected in line with safer recruitment policy and practice. The successful applicant will undertake an enhanced DBS check.
De La Salle School,
Mill Brow, Eccleston,
St Helens, WA10 4QH