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Head of MFL

Vision for Education LiverpoolChester

Vision for Education are supporting this Cheshire based Secondary School with the recruitment of a Head of MFL Teacher to commence in January 2022. The role would be to work in this secondary school with an ethos based on Anglican beliefs but welcome students from all faiths.

Part of an established Trust, The school work in collaboration with others in their MAT, allowing students and staff many opportunities to develop themselves. This is embodied in their vision.

They have a modern, state of the art building, which uses new technologies to support and enrich the learning experience and curriculum. This rich combination ensures that they are able to prepare all  students for the challenges of the future.

This school is looking to appoint a Head of Modern Foreign Languages (Spanish specialism) who will work with the Senior Leadership Team and colleagues throughout the department, to drive continuing improvement in students’ progress in Spanish across Key Stage 3 – 4, as well as the quality of Teaching and Learning within MFL.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner who can demonstrate experience of raising attainment in Spanish across Key Stages 3 - 4. You will have a proven track record of success in the classroom and demonstrate high aspirations for our students.

Your role will involve developing best practice in Teaching and Learning within MFL. You should be innovative and willing to lead on a number of initiatives whilst working as part of a team.

You will be a dedicated, talented and enthusiastic individual who is looking for the next step in your career. You will be passionate about Teaching and Learning and developing pedagogical approaches that inspire learners. The ability to be a highly successful team player in a busy, fast-paced environment is essential. You will have the capacity and energy to drive improvement, to lead by example and to develop collaboration within the department.

Their ambition is to grow MFL into the sixth form and be able to offer it as an A Level subject.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual to champion the Schools development, by joining us on our exciting journey and helping us to ensure our students receive a world-class education, thereby enabling each child to reach their full potential.

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service. 

About Vision for Education 

Vision is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. 

Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

What Vison for Education offer;

As a valued employee of Vision, you will receive: 

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. 
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). 
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. 
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. 
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. 
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. 


How to apply 

If you are a MFL Teacher  who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you. 

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision, please contact our recruitment team on 0151 363 2266.

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