Teacher of Spanish, Croydon

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St Joseph's CollegeCroydon

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS + Outer London
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required Teacher of Mathematics for September 2019. 

We are seeking to appoint a passionate and dynamic teacher for September 2019, to teach across the key stages.  Owing to the closeness to half term we will be interviewing on receipt of applications.

The College has good links with other DeLasalle Schools in Spain, especially Barcelona and collaborates with them on trips and it is planned to start an Exchange programme.  We are looking for applicants who are highly motivated and ready to contribute to helping the College as we build on our 2016 Good OFSTED rating.  The department has two other Spanish speakers.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an extremely  popular and successful department in a high achieving school:

  • Ranked 25th Nationally of all Non-Selective Boys School for Progress 8
  • Top 20% of high achieving schools nationally (SSAT) 
  • A Peter Jones Business Academy (part of a select group of schools nationally)
  • Free use for staff of swimming and modern gym facilities

Spanish and Mandarin are the languages taught in the College.  Students at KS4 are guided to take a language and Spanish is the main choice.  It a high achieving subject at both KS4 & KS5.   The successful applicant will be passionate about the subject, be well organised and willing to go the “extra mile” to ensure pupils achieve.  In return we offer a supportive climate and a commitment to helping your career develop.

As a Peter Jones Business Academy we have access to exclusive resources, courses and competitions that enable all our students to develop their skills for their future working lives. 

We are looking for applicants who are highly motivated and ready to contribute to helping the College as we continue to build on our academic success.

St Joseph’s College is one of the oldest boys Catholic Schools in the South with over 163 years of History.  A successful 11-18 Boys’ School (Girls in the 6th Form) situated on the Croydon/Lambeth border, we are ambitious and dynamic with our eyes firmly placed on the future. The College provides a highly supportive working environment and we are committed to professional development. 

As a Catholic school we place our faith in the person, realising that each life is unique and precious and as a Lasallian school we welcome applications from all faiths and none.

We would welcome any potential applicants to visit or telephone the school for an informal discussion about this position. For full details on this vacancy please contact Mr S Cabrera Director of Development 

Completed Applications to be sent to:  scabrera@sjc.ac

Final closing date for the receipt of completed applications: 

 Thursday 23rd MAY 2018 by 3 pm. 

 Interviews will be held as and when a suitable candidate applies.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this role. Applications may be considered whilst the post is being advertised. SJC reserves the right to close the adverts earlier that the stated deadline.

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More about St Joseph's College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Beulah Hill, London, SE19 3HL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 87611426
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Founded by the De La Salle Brothers in 1855 and St Joseph’s College is one of England’s oldest and most established Catholic State Funded Boys Schools. Girls are admitted into our thriving 6th Form. This is an opportunity to play a significant role i...