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Job details
Employer St Birinus School
Location Oxfordshire
Salary MPS/UPS + TLR 1A: £7,722
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 01/09/2017


Mereland Road


Oxon OX11 8AZ

Headteacher: Mr J.E. Marston, BA Hons), MEd

Age Range: 11-18

990 on roll (inc. 150 in a cooperative Sixth Form of 350 shared with Didcot Girls' School)

Modern Foreign Languages Faculty Leader 

MPS/UPS & TLR 1A, £7,622

Required for September 2017

The Governors wish to appoint an emerging leader who:

· Will quickly become an outstanding middle leader

· Has experience of success in raising achievement

· Has the vision and ability to create and lead an outstanding Faculty

· Has the personal qualities to inspire, motivate, support and challenge others

Your Vision

You will have a relentless focus on standards and a deeply held belief that all students can succeed, given the right opportunity and support. You operate with a positive mindset and have clear, step-by-step strategies for creating an inspirational Faculty.

You will

· Be an outstanding classroom teacher, who is energetic, determined and enthusiastic

· See the magic of Teaching and Learning as the key to engaging and inspiring learners

· Be a creative and strategic thinker, who is able to oversee transformational change

· Be a team player with good communication and interpersonal skills

· Have the ability to inspire, challenge and empower individuals and your team

· Be committed to the removal of barriers to enable every individual to achieve: you firmly believe that every student can achieve, given the right conditions for Teaching and Learning

· Be able to analyse and track data, oversee and measure impact, and have an emerging track record of raising standards

· Have the passion to help drive forward the school’s embracement of internationalism and our belief that global awareness sits at the heart of our development as outward-looking human beings

· Have the ambition and ability to become an Assistant Headteacher as a next-step career move

Please telephone or email for further details and an application form. 

Contact:  Mrs M. Stewart or Mrs C. Duff 

Tel:   01235 514704 Fax: 01235 512258


Web Address:

Closing date:  Monday 24th April 2017 at 0900

St Birinus School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The following link will take you to our website

- - please scroll down to read our Safeguarding Policy.

This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.  The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.   Additional standard pre-employment checks will also be undertaken.

St Birinus School is an equal opportunities employer.

About the employer

Information about St Birinus School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Boys
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Mereland Road
OX11 8AZ
United Kingdom
+44 1235 512258