Head of Modern Languages, Edinburgh

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ESMS - Stewart's Melville CollegeEdinburgh

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Modern Languages

A Head of Modern Languages is required from August 2018, on the retirement of Mike Hamid after 31 years of distinguished service, to lead a very successful Department.  Candidates will be well qualified graduates and experienced teachers, who combine leadership qualities with management skills and enthusiasm for their subjects.  Applicants should be registered, or eligible for registration, with the GTC Scotland.

Stewart's Melville College is linked to The Mary Erskine School in a unique arrangement whereby the schools’ Sixth Forms are twinned.  Both schools are governed by the Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools’ Governing Council.

A letter of application, addressed to the Principal, enclosing a full Curriculum Vitae and the names and contact details of two referees, should be sent by email to recruitment@esms.org.uk or by post to the HR Administrator, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, Ravelston, Edinburgh EH4 3NT, from whom further particulars may be obtained.  This information can also be found on our website.

The closing date is 12 noon on Friday 24 November 2017.

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More about ESMS - Stewart's Melville College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools (ESMS), Queensferry Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH4 3EZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 131 311 1000

Stewart's Melville College is an independent, non-denominational day school for boys aged 11-18 in Edinburgh.  There are approximately 740 boys, of whom about 25 are boarders. Admission is through assessment.  ESMS has a charitable foundati...