Head of MFL, Birmingham

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Tes School Recruitment ServicesBirmingham

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Start date: April / September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Head of MFL required for a friendly and supportive Secondary Academy based in Birmingham!

Tes is currently seeking an ambitious Head of MFL for a well-renowned school seeking to expand its successful MFL Department. This role would suit an individual who has founded or developed a challenging MFL Department. The school has a friendly ethos and enjoys supporting passionate teachers who enjoy engaging their learners.

The role will include teaching and coordinating the delivery of  French at KS3 and GCSE across year groups 7 to 11. You will support the Head Teacher to enhance provision and school curriculum across French to ensure learners receive the best chance at attaining that all-important Grade 4 or above. There's also a chance to expand the Department with additional languages so please do get in touch!

The school has a fantastic and friendly ethos and teachers will benefit from outstanding support via the SLT and great CPD and progression. 

They want to hear from passionate MFL practitioners that engage learners and develop learners' knowledge of learning a 2nd language and learning about other cultures.

The school is offering:

  • a supportive environment allowing you to progress and develop as a classroom practitioner
  • ongoing CPD opportunities supporting you and your career progression into ML or SL
  • a competitive benefits package that supports you with your role@ assistance program, exclusive perks and benefits

The school expects:

  • a UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT, BEd or MEd with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • previous experience of improving struggling MFL department and extending MFL offerings 
  • a relevant BA in MFL or a related subject
  • Ability to speak French
  • previous experience of delivering  French at GCSE level or above

Please call Tom Nutley on  0776 700 1965 or drop an email to tom.nutley@tes.com for further information.  REF TN 1279631

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