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Head of MFL

Todmorden High SchoolCalderdale

Todmorden High School is a popular and oversubscribed school. Growth in numbers means that we are looking to appoint an outstanding practitioner and Head of Modern Foreign Languages.

The appointment of an outstanding leader in the faculty leader and, subject lead in MFL, will provide the required leadership capacity in this key area. The core value of our school is to appoint the best teachers and leaders to inspire our young people in an environment that is supportive but aspirational. The successful candidate will work alongside an ambitious and talented leaders and teachers in a successful department, providing the vision and strategy within a forward looking and successful school, where wellbeing is championed and staff voice is strong.

As an outstanding practitioner within your own classroom, with a track record of leadership within Languages, this is an exciting opportunity to expand your leadership across the wider school system. As a leader at Todmorden High School you will be provided with leadership development through regular coaching from a senior leader and access to professional development programmes to support this.

As an extended member of the Senior Leadership Team, you will be an inspiring leader who, through leading by example, will promote high expectations and support the delivery of high attainment for all students. You will be an effective team player who is dynamic, creative and resilient, displaying courage and grit, a colleague who is able to play a significant role in the strategic direction and development of the school.

There has never been a more exciting time to join a school which is open, innovative and has high expectations for all. You can have a real impact on the lives of the young people as well as developing your skills to be the best that you can be.

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Closing: 19th April 2021 at 9.00am

We look forward to welcoming your application.

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We are an aware employer, we are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority.  This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to all organisations and services linked to the school.

This post is subject to and enhanced DBS disclosure and associated checks. The post-holder must be committed to safeguarding the welfare of children.

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