Subject Leader French (with Spanish), Darlington

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Hummersknott AcademyDarlington
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917- £38,633 plus TLR 2b (£4,443)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No



Salary Negotiable (£22,917- £38,633) plus TLR 2b (£4,443)  

Are you an outstanding classroom practitioner with a passion for Modern Foreign Languages and the vision and leadership skills to:  

• Lead the department towards your vision of what a successful      department should be 

• Lead and develop outstanding classroom practice  

• Ensure outstanding student progress across Key stages 3 and 4 

• Develop an outstanding curriculum for French  

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to move into a middle leadership role and work in a school where languages are thriving.  The post has arisen due to the retirement of the current post holder. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated Subject Leader to develop and challenge the French team to ensure all students continue to be engaged and interested in learning the subject.  You will have an absolute commitment to ensuring students are focused on achieving the best possible outcomes. The ability to teach Spanish to KS3 is essential.  


Phone the Academy on 01325 246473 or email for more information.  Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed.    

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.  

The Academy is committed to all aspects of personal development, is inclusive and seeks to ensure every individual achieves.    

Application packs can be found on our website   

Closing date: 20 March 2018, 12.30pm

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More about Hummersknott Academy
Address: Edinburgh Drive, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 8AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1325 241191