Head of Modern Foreign Languages, London

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St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England SchoolLondon

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS (Inner London) + TLR 2C - £6351.89 (possibly TLR 1D to include responsibility for EAL
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Modern Foreign Languages

MPS (Inner London) + TLR 2C - £6351.89 (possibly TLR 1D to include responsibility for EAL)

Required for September 2018

Do you have a passion for languages and see them as sitting at the heart of the curriculum? 

Do you want to lead a department built on sound foundations and with scope for development? 

Do you want to work in an ‘Outstanding’ establishment with strong traditions and values?

This highly successful multi-cultural comprehensive school is looking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic leader, committed to achieving high standards for all students. The successful candidate will be an excellent motivator and strong classroom practitioner. You will develop and lead all modern language courses across three key stages and for all abilities. You will join a dedicated, experienced and well-resourced department and take an active part in the whole school community. You will receive excellent support for your own professional development.

Whilst the school’s preference is for a full-time appointment, Governors also welcome interest from well qualified applicants interested in exploring job share/flexible working arrangements.

A higher value TLR (up to 1D) is available for a suitably qualified and experienced candidate for the role to include responsibility for EAL students across the school.

For details and application forms please visit www.tes.co.uk or contact the school via email at apply@ssso.southwark.sch.uk. Closing date for applications is 4.00pm on Thursday 19th April 2018. Interviews will take place on Friday 27th April.

Our school is committed to the safeguarding of children so all our appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check. We are committed to Equal Opportunities. 

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More about St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: New Kent Road, London, SE1 4AN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 407 1843
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St Saviour’s and St Olave’s is a popular oversubscribed Church of England comprehensive girls’ school with Specialist Science Status. The school has interesting roots going back to 1562 under the Charter of Elizabeth I. Every member of t...