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Employer Holy Trinity Church of England Secondary School
Location West Sussex
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts late January 2017

Role: Teacher of MFL (maternity cover) 

Contract Type: 1 FTE temporary Salary Range: £23,313 - £33,577 (TMR including Fringe) 

Job starts: late January 2017 

The Governors of Holy Trinity School wish to appoint a dynamic, forward looking candidate to the temporary, full time post of Teacher of MFL. This is to cover for the maternity leave of a permanent member of staff until approximately July 2017. 

This is a great opportunity for a good teacher to join a successful department, and to develop their career in a good school. The successful candidate will need to offer German to A-Level and French to Key Stage 4. 

We require a practitioner who has the enthusiasm, skill and ability to make a positive contribution to this motivated and successful team. The post is most suitable for an established teacher. The successful candidate will be committed to teaching across the 11-18 range. Applicants will need to evidence their commitment to excellent teaching and learning; to securing good or better outcomes for students; to developing student potential and skills from KS3 onwards, and to promoting the study of the subject at A Level. 

We offer comprehensive induction and a good programme of CPL. We also operate an extensive coaching network to share good practice and we engage all teaching staff in the use of TEEP (Teacher Effectiveness Enhancement Programme) to enhance our teaching and learning in the classroom. We support, empower and challenge staff to make a real difference in raising standards and have many examples of staff who have fast-tracked their career as a result.

An information pack is available on request.

We are seeking a candidate who will commit to upholding our values and ethos as a faith school; however applicants do not need to be a practising Christian. 

This is an excellent Church of England Voluntary Aided 11-18 mixed Comprehensive School where we pride ourselves in the pastoral care and development of all students. The post offers an unmissable opportunity for candidates wishing to make a positive impact on student and team progress, and who are able to provide innovative ideas to achieve this goal. We are located within easy access of the M23 and have several staff who car-share from the Brighton and Worthing areas. There are also good public transport links to the school. 

Closing date: 9am Wednesday 30 November 2016

Interview date: week commencing Monday 5th December 2016 

The preferred method of communication in connection with this vacancy is by email. This is how invitations to interview will be sent. 

Application forms and details about the post are attached. Please visit the school website for additional information. ( All enquiries and completed applications should be sent to Trish Marks ( by the closing date.

The Holy Trinity Church Of England Secondary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we cooperate with other agencies and initiatives at local and national level. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful job applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring service check (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau check) at an enhanced level, in line with all schools across West Sussex.

About the employer

Welcome to the Holy Trinity Church of England Secondary School. We are a Voluntary Aided Church school with a rich history and a reputation for excellence.  

The school was opened in 1969 by the Queen and is believed to be the first purpose buil...

Information about Holy Trinity Church of England Secondary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Voluntary Aided
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Church of England
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Locations and contacts

Buckswood Drive
Gossops Green
West Sussex
RH11 8JE
United Kingdom
+44 1293 344578