MFL Teacher (French and Spanish)

St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Date Posted:27 Sep 2019
  1. Secondary Teacher
£23720 - £35008 per annum
  1. Long-term

MFL Teacher (French and Spanish)

St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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This high-achieving single sex Academy in St Albans are looking for a MFL teacher to start as soon as possible, teaching French and Spanish to Key Stages 3 and 4 to the end of the academic year, with a permanent contract available for the right teacher.

This popular school is part of a highly successful consortium where all schools achieve above average attainment from their pupils, with most continuing to sixth form and many going on to elite universities. It is heavily oversubscribed, with an excellent reputation in the local community and a rapidly increasing 16-19 cohort. In their last Ofsted report (2018), the school achieved "Good" status with pupil behaviour, teaching and learning and post-GCSE provision cited as strengths.

As an MFL teacher you will be required to engage and encourage pupils throughout Key Stages 3 and 4 in a highly academic, ambitious learning environment. The school is able to accommodate either French or Spanish specialism due to flexibility in the department, but you will need to be able to provide at least one language to GCSE and the other at KS3.

The school would like to receive applications from:

-Engaging and inspiring teachers who will maintain the school's high expectations
-Confident linguists who will instil a passion for languages in their students
-Ambitious professionals who will make the most of the excellent CPD and career progression on offer here

The school boasts modern, spacious facilities, including a recent purpose-built Sixth Form area, and a strong MFL department who are supportive and motivated, as well as a recently appointed headteacher who has overseen dramatic improvement across all areas of Ofsted assessment. CPD provision here is very strong with good practice shared across the consortium, which also regularly hosts PGCE placements and offers excellent support and training for NQTs.

The school is based in St Albans and has onsite parking with easy access to the M1 and M25, as well as convenient public transport links to St Albans, Watford, Hatfield and Hemel Hempstead.

In order to be considered for this position you will need:
* QTS status or equivalent (overseas teachers will be considered with appropriate NARIC certification)
* Enhanced DBS or Overseas Police Checks if necessary
* An updated CV, covering the last 10 years of employment, with 2 recent references
* A legal right to work in the UK (We are not able to offer sponsorship for this role)

Click Apply now to be considered for this opportunity to teach French and Spanish at this over-subscribed Hertfordshire school or for more information about the role please call Amber on 01727236255 or email

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