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Teacher of MFL (French and Spanish)

Tes Schools RecruitmentCambridgeshire

Teacher of MFL (French and Spanish).

Both full and part-time applications are considered. Full-time preferable however 0.6 FTE part-time and above will be considered.

Tes is currently supporting a friendly and supportive academy, based in Cambridgeshire. The school is looking to add a Teacher of MFL to its progressive and supportive MFL Department ideally starting in January 2022 or earlier.

The role will include teaching and coordinating the delivery of MFL (French and Spanish) at KS3, GCSE and A-level across year groups 7 to 13. You will support the Head of MFL to enhance provision and will get the chance to get involved with exciting project work throughout the year. Project work will include revising schemes of work and ensuring the curriculum is engaging to all learners alongside projects that support student attainment, well-being and engagement within the wider school. You’ll also lead by example, supporting learners to achieve to the best of their ability and you’ll enjoy that great feeling when your learners achieve grades beyond their dreams.

“We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and highly effective linguist in the department. French and Spanish are taught as a core subject throughout the 11 - 18 age range and at all levels and ability. We also offer German from year 11 as this is being phased out. KS3 has a varied and engaging curriculum which gives both breadth and depth opportunities. At key stages 4 and 5, we follow the AQA specification. We offer a collaborative department with experienced teachers and exceptional FLAs, keen to bring authenticity to the learning environment. The successful candidate will be a team player, who will instill a passion for MFL through high-quality learning and teaching and have proven success in teaching and learning at Key Stages 3, 4 and possibly 5, ideally in both French and Spanish.  The school offers a bespoke CPD programme, research and development, links and networks with other outstanding schools as well as a plethora of extra-curricular and cross-curricular working opportunities.

The school sees the form tutor as a key role in the support, development and welfare of the students and teachers are expected to undertake this role with the same standards and commitment as their subject role.”

The school is offering:

• A super supportive and highly visible SLT team and Headteacher;

• on-going CPD with programmes of study such as NPQML and MA in Educational Leadership

• progression support throughout the school and wider group

• support package for NQT’s/RQT’s including CPD and NQT mentorship;

• the chance to take on further responsibility such as TLR or Leadership roles in the future.

The school expects:

• A UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT, BEd or MEd with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

• a relevant MFL (French and Spanish) Degree or a related subject

• experience of delivering MFL (French and Spanish) up to ideally A-level pushing and engaging learners to progress within the subject

• a love and passion for education.

Please include REF: 1481870 in the email subject line.

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