Head of Modern Foreign Languages, Orpington, Bromley

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Newstead Wood SchoolOrpington, Bromley

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Modern Foreign Languages 

at Newstead Wood School  Required for September 2018    

Newstead Wood School is a selective, high-achieving grammar school for girls with a mixed Sixth Form.  Our lessons move at a fast pace and students are routinely challenged in their thinking.  Languages are very popular subjects and students come to their lessons with high expectations and a desire for active and complex learning.    

We are seeking to appoint, an experienced, dynamic Head of Languages to join our team from September 2018.  We teach French, German and Spanish to A’ Level and the ideal candidate will be able to offer at least 2 of the 3 languages.  You will also be able to demonstrate the professional and personal qualities necessary to lead the department and inspire our highly motivated and very capable students across all three Key Stages, 3 to 5.  

The successful candidate will:  

 • Be an outstanding, organised and committed teacher 

• Have a great understanding of all aspects of teaching and learning 

• Be able to stimulate and engage students 

• Be creative, determined and enthusiastic  

Newstead Wood is situated in Orpington in the London Borough of Bromley and there are excellent rail links to both London Bridge and Victoria Stations. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the on-line TES application form and return with a copy of your CV by e-mail to Mrs Linda Harrison recruitment@newsteadwood.co.uk  Closing date for applications 30 April 2018  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and to equality of opportunity. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Newstead Wood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Avebury Road, Orpington, Kent, BR6 9SA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1689 853626
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