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Job details
Employer Shelley College
Location Huddersfield
Salary MPS/UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018

Our Modern Foreign Languages department is exceptionally well led, with the team’s commitment resulting in excellent outcomes for our students. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dynamic teacher of Modern Foreign Languages with a commitment to academic excellence. The successful candidate will have excellent subject knowledge and language skills and will be able to foster enthusiasm and enjoyment of the subject with a clear focus on student achievement. The ability to teach French and Spanish to GCSE is essential, with the opportunity to teach at A Level available. If you are keen to join a forward thinking and successful school, we would like to hear from you.

In return, we offer an excellent salary package, which generously rewards high performance; a supportive working environment; excellent support and training; and employee benefits including an attractive pension scheme, childcare vouchers, an Employee Wellbeing Scheme and Share Academy Savers.

The School 

Shelley College is an outstanding school, with exceptional staff and students. We believe in helping staff and students achieve their personal best and are keen to recruit the very best talent to our school.    

We enjoy many advantages at Shelley College. As a National Support School and National Teaching School, we are at the centre of a network that aims to provide the very best professional and career development opportunities. We are also at the centre of an emerging academy chain of secondary and primary schools that share our values and want the very best for their students and staff. Whatever your role or whatever your career plans, we can help you achieve them.    

Added to that, we possibly have the best rural location of any secondary school in the country, close enough to the cities of Leeds, Manchester and Sheffield for many of our staff to travel from these areas. Our staff are friendly and supportive of each other and there is a strong sense of a committed team working together.   

The Trust 

SHARE Multi Academy Trust currently consists of Shelley College, Heaton Avenue Primary School, Millbridge Junior, Infant & Nursery School and Cowlersley Primary school with a view to continue to expand.   

Our aims 

We want to create a mutually supportive family of schools because we believe that, by sharing our expertise and resources, we can improve the quality of education for our children and young people.   

Our values 

Our central belief is “Valuing People, Supporting Personal Best” and we apply this to everybody in our organisation, staff and children alike. We aim to treat everybody with respect and build positive relationships with each other and we want everybody working in our schools to do the very best they can. We support each other and celebrate our successes together.   

For more information and to apply, please visit the SHARE Multi Academy Trust vacancies webpage: home.shelleycollege.org/vacancies 

Closing date: 9.00am on Friday, 13th October 2017.

In order to be considered for interview, you must fully complete the application form and demonstrate your ability to meet the requirements of the job by giving clear, concise examples of how you meet each criterion. Any applications that do not demonstrate how your abilities, skills and experience meet the requirements of the role, or any applications that have incomplete sections, unanswered questions or ‘please see CV’ will not be taken through to the shortlisting stage. 

Please note we cannot accept CVs as part of our safer recruitment process. 

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to enhanced DBS disclosure and a 'prohibition from teaching' check will be completed for all applicants. 

We are committed to Equal Opportunities and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and characteristics. 

About the employer

VALUING PEOPLE

The people who study and work at our college are our greatest asset.

We want them to enjoy coming to Shelley and to gain fulfilment from the activities they undertake. We will support them to feel good about themselves and to live rich a...

Information about Shelley College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 13 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Huddersfield Road
Shelley
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
HD8 8NL
United Kingdom
+44 1484 222945