Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, London

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Francis Holland School, Regent's ParkLondon

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: According to the competitive FHS salary scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking a well-qualified and experienced Languages specialist to join the Modern Foreign Languages Department as a maternity cover placement starting in September 2020.

The Department comprises seven full-time and three part-time members of staff.  The work of the Department is supplemented by oral assistants for French, German, Italian and Spanish and members of the Department offer additional teaching to girls applying to Oxbridge or pursuing the Extended Project. All members of the MFL department offer two MFL languages to IGCSE level and beyond. The Department runs extra-curricular clubs and organises trips abroad and visits to plays and films throughout the year. 

Francis Holland School, Regent’s Park, was founded in 1878 and is regarded today as one of London’s most academically selective girls’ independent day schools. Entry to the school is very competitive; girls achieve exceptionally good results in examinations at GCSE and A level and progress to some of the best universities in the UK, as well as to top global institutions such as those in the US. There are close links with our “sister” school at Francis Holland, Sloane Square, which was founded in 1881.

The school places great emphasis on the professional development of its entire staff. Staff at Francis Holland School enjoy a significant range of professional benefits. A comprehensive schedule of continuing professional development and INSET training, both internal and external, is provided for all staff. A three-course lunch is available free of charge to all FHS employees and an interest free loan for travel season ticket is offered to all staff, on application to the Bursar. Daughters of staff are offered a 50% reduction in school fees.  

For further information, please download a copy of the Applicant Info Pack or visit www.fhs-nw1.org.uk  

Application forms, including a letter in support of your application and full contact details of two referees (including email addresses), should be sent to jobs@fhs-nw1.org.uk  

Applications deadline: 9am, Tuesday 25th February 2020

Interviews: Thursday 5th March 2020 (non-flexible)

FHS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to DBS clearance. Registered Charity: 312745

More about Francis Holland School, Regent's Park
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Clarence Gate, Ivor Place, London, NW1 6XR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 77230176
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