Who we are:
We are a unique languages department with a strong emphasis on teacher development and support. The Academy fosters a safe and secure learning environment for curious and independent learners who have high aspirations and an appreciation of the power of language within the wider world. All teachers observe each other, our lessons are not graded and meetings are frequently based on the growth of excellent pedagogy. We believe that collaborative planning is key to ensure innovative lessons are taught and good practice is shared. We have increasing numbers of pupil uptake at Key Stage 4 and the Academy offers Spanish to Years 7-13.
Southfields Academy is a thriving non-selective secondary academy located in south west London. It has recently undergone complete redevelopment and benefits from the cutting edge in sporting facilities, art, design & vocational technology facilities, spacious and bright communal areas and classrooms. All of which are equipped with the latest technology and designed by our staff and students to ensure their fitness for purpose to educate the children of today and future-proofed for the children of tomorrow.
Who we are looking for:
We are looking for a teacher with excellent subject knowledge who is motivated and inspired to deliver languages to students of all abilities across Years 7-13. The post would suit an N.Q.T. The second language acquisition of French would be desirable. Above all we are looking for a like-minded individual who shares a passion for languages and the belief in their importance. The candidate will also share an interest in culture and embed cultural awareness into their lessons.
The Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, marital status, disability or age. All applicants are considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the job. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.
All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
The Academy will only accept applications directly from candidates themselves.