Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, Lewes,East Sussex

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Priory SchoolLewes,East Sussex
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Start date: March 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Teachers Main Pay Scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages  

Maternity Cover, 0.6 FTE 

Teachers Pay Scale  


Priory is a very successful school with an excellent reputation. The school is consistently oversubscribed, yet has a genuinely comprehensive intake.     

The Governors seek to appoint a well-qualified, linguist able to teach both Spanish and French, with a dynamic and innovative approach to modern language teaching. The ideal candidate will be able to teach Spanish and French to KS4.  This vacancy is temporary to cover maternity leave.  The hours of work are 19.5 hours a week, (0.6 FTE), Monday to Wednesday.  

This would be an ideal opportunity for either an experienced practitioner or for an NQT starting his/her career.  All expressions of interest are welcome.     

The Modern Foreign Language department has 10 staff. French, Spanish and German are taught across all year groups.  Exam results are consistently excellent and the department is friendly supportive and positive with an ethos of innovation and challenge.  

Closing date for receipt of applications: Wednesday, 21 November 2018 at 9.00 a.m.  

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website at www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk under 'vacancies'  Please return application forms to the Personnel Officer at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN or email personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk   

Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.    

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

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Address: Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 476231