Head of MFL, Whitburn, Sunderland

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Whitburn Church of England AcademyWhitburn, Sunderland
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR2c (Enhanced remuneration available for outstanding candidates)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the North East’s highest achieving schools; our motto ‘Excellence for All’ is at the heart of our work. Our most recent Ofsted report in 2018 confirmed our ‘outstanding’ rating which we have held since 2005. We were also awarded ‘World Class School’ status in November 2017. With a growing Sixth Form provision and expanding Teaching School we are rightly proud of the opportunities we offer for pupils and staff. Our ethos as an Anglican academy is entirely inclusive and no faith based pupil admission criteria are applied.   

The Governors wish to appoint an outstanding teacher of MFL with the enthusiasm, skills and knowledge to be the Head of Subject and the ability to lead the department through its next stage of development as we seek to introduce new languages into the MFL curriculum. This is an exciting opportunity to undertake the strategic responsibilities of the post and would suit those with a proven track record of outstanding pupil progress.   The successful candidate will have:  

• experience of successfully teaching MFL to A level demonstrated by results and value added data 

• an absolute commitment to pupils and their learning above all else  

• outstanding communication and interpersonal skills  

• ability to ability to effectively lead and manage change  

We are looking to recruit someone who has the skills, qualities, experience and knowledge outlined in the Person Specification. If you feel you can offer these attributes, we are keen to receive your application.   

The closing date is Noon on Monday 19th March 2018

Interviews will be held on Monday 26th March 2018  

Application packs are available from the academy website www.whitburncofeacademy.org or main office. Hard copies should be returned to Whitburn Church of England Academy, Whitburn, Sunderland, SR6 7EF, Tel. (0191) 529 3712, Fax. (0191) 529 5569, e-mail office@whitburncofeacademy.org

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More about Whitburn Church of England Academy
Address: Whitburn, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR6 7EF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 529 3712