Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Lewisham, London
PERM/MAP/030320_1583260487
Date Posted:03 Mar 2020
  1. Secondary Teacher
£30480 - £49571 per annum
  1. Permanent

Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Lewisham, London
Head of MFL


Head of MFL - Ofsted 'Good' Lewisham School - French OR Spanish - KS3 + KS4 - MPS/UPS + TLR (negotiable) - Fantastic leadership opportunity - 1 year FTC


Are you an experienced and passionate MFL Teacher or Leader looking to take on your next career challenge heading up a growing team in a school that has rising attainment in all areas? Would you been keen to use your knowledge and expertise to really make a difference in this school and drive a 'Good' department to be an 'Outstanding' department?


If you are an experienced leader or teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, this excellent Lewisham school are looking for someone to bring their fresh ideas to a very popular department…

**Head of MFL - Lewisham, South London
*** 1 year fixed term contract with opportunity to turn permanent
**Lead a team of French and Spanish teachers
**Permanent role starting September 2020 - MPS/UPS + TLR
**'Good' Ofsted School with rising achievement levels and students who are keen to learn
**Opportunity to develop curriculum and lead in a growing department


About the School - Head of MFL - Lewisham, South London

Located in Lewisham this progressive and high achieving school sits at the heart of the community with a very diverse intake of local students. The school sets high expectations, with a 'no excuses' policy that leaves them accountable, and breeds a culture of personal responsibility that works exceptionally well in driving standards and success. They have been through some very successful management changes that have led to improved attainment across the school, with last year being record results at both GCSE and A Level. Modern Foreign Languages is a popular department, and critical to the success and development of these students. They currently teach French and Spanish to KS4 and are seeking a teacher who can speak either language to lead the setting. This school has few behaviour issues; pupils that are confident but respectful and there is low staff turnover. Parents, teachers and students work very collaboratively to drive initiatives throughout the school. All in all, this is a well-regarded school and it's not hard to see why!

About the role - Head of MFL - Lewisham, South London

The school is looking for an inspirational teacher who is keen to grow their career in line with the school's development. This position would suit an MFL Teacher or current Leader looking to take a step up with the ability to teach through to KS4.
You will be responsible for the successful delivery of French and Spanish across the school, and shaping how this is taught to get the best results possible and inspire a love of languages in students.
The school is great at offering all staff ongoing training and development opportunities, plus career progression based on performance for ambitious teachers.


How to apply - Head of MFL - Lewisham, South London

Call Megan at Tradewind on 0207 845 5451 to hear more about this and other excellent leadership roles, or email your CV to megan.allen@twrecruitment.com for an immediate call back!

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