Temporary (Maternity Cover) Head of Modern Foreign Languages, Chester

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Abbey Gate CollegeChester

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Start date: 10/04/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: No


We are seeking a temporary (maternity cover) Head of MFL who is dynamic and highly motivated. The role is full time and we are looking for an experienced MFL teacher (Teacher of Spanish and French) to join our innovative department as Head of Modern Foreign Languages to start by 10 April 2018. The successful candidate will teach Spanish and French across the year groups in the Senior School, with some lessons to include Year 5 and 6 Spanish lessons with the Junior School pupils.  A willingness to participate in extra-curricular activities, including trips abroad within the MFL framework or beyond is desirable.

The Head of MFL is responsible for the overall control of MFL at the College. The Department achieves excellent examination results and comprises of one full time HOD, one full time and two part time members of staff. The MFL Department team work together to share outstanding practice and resources, and to develop the curriculum and schemes of work, particularly in light of recent changes to examinations. Valuing our pupils is a top priority and we offer a variety of opportunities and responses in order to tailor our teaching to the individual.

Please see job description for more information about the role and College. 

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More about Abbey Gate College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Senior School, Saighton Grange, Saighton, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 6EN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1244 332 077
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