Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (French & Spanish)
Part time 0.5 fte
Permanent post required from 1 September 2021
Governors are seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher to join our high achieving school. If you have a natural passion and enthusiasm for languages, and a strong desire to help all students reach their full potential, then we would be very pleased to hear from you.
Alongside a track record of high achievement in languages, the department provides a supportive learning environment committed to developing pupils’ aspiration in achieving their full academic and personal potential. You will be joining a committed team of linguist specialists that strive for creativity and a commitment to high quality teaching and learning in languages.
The department ensures that the aims of the curriculum are embedded throughout the curriculum so that students learn to apply their knowledge of vocabulary, grammar and communication skills in different contexts whilst developing an awareness of the culture and identity of the countries where the language is spoken. We pride ourselves on the level of engagement that our children have within the department and we ensure that all students are inspired, encouraged, challenged and supported to reach the highest levels of educational achievement and importantly enjoyment.
We are eager to hear from you if you are:
· Able to lead by example.
· An excellent practitioner who believes that all pupils can achieve.
· Able to excel in an environment where pupils genuinely enjoy school and have a love of learning.
· Ambitious for yourself and our pupils, and able to thrive in our supportive, collaborative environment.
· Able to communicate effectively with staff and pupils.
In return for your hard work, we offer a rewarding and exciting environment where students are keen to learn and relationships between staff and pupils are incredibly positive. This is a happy school. We welcome applications from newly qualified and experienced teachers.
Further details and Catholic Education Service application forms are also available from the school website (www.cardinalheenan.com).
Please note that covering letters are not required and will not be used as part of the shortlisting or selection process. There is a section of the application form where candidates may offer further information to support their application. This can take the form of a letter of no more than two sides of A4.
Closing date: 1 March 2021
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, hence all appointments made are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
- Mainstream school with state - voluntary aided funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 16 years