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Head of department - MFL

Job Title: Head of department - MFL
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: BETWEEN £40,000-£50,000 PER ANNUM
Start Date: January 2016 or immediate
Contact Name: David Owen
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 6 years ago

Job Description

My client located in a convenient area of Surrey within half a mile of a mainline station into London is seeking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic head of department for their MFL team. You would be working with members of the successful languages department so the ideal candidate will need to have experience of leading a MFL department and a successful track record of raising attainment within KS 3 – 4 results whilst supporting the school’s vision and strategic objectives.

* Head of Department - MFL
* Ofsted rated Outstanding Surrey School
* Excellent Resources and Facilities
* Strong SLT, supportive environment
* September Start. Permanent Vacancy

Uniform Education are working on behalf of an outstanding Ofsted 11-16 Secondary school in the borough of Surrey for a permanent MFL head of department vacancy. The school has recently recorded its best set of A* - C GCSE results and is thriving under an exceptional leadership team that has created a supportive environment in which talent is nurtured and rewarded.

The ideal applicant will be an engaging, dynamic and confident educator who will be able to inspire the students and manage a committed team of 3 members of staff who are tightly knit and regularly share ideas and resources. In addition you will be a highly qualified and enthusiastic MFL specialist who is able to teach across the 11-16 age range, be passionate about languages and committed to improving teaching and learning. The successful candidate must have good interpersonal and presentation skills, be forward thinking, receptive to change and able to work under pressure. You will have experience as a department head or an assistant department head looking to make the next step forward in your career. Being confident in teaching French up to KS 4 is a pre-requisite and a second language an advantage. In particular Spanish or German will be beneficial.

If you are a MFL Teacher with some experience leading a department and looking for a new challenge in a supportive and progressive environment then please submit your application for immediate review today.