Head of MFL (TLR2c £6,197) - Inspirational Swindon Secondary School!

09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Inspiring Head of MFL wanted for a fantastic secondary school in Swindon, from September 2017.

This could be a great opportunity for an MFL teacher with experience, who is now looking for a step into management, or an experienced Head of Department, looking for a fresh, exciting new challenge - Which are you?

If you’re an adventurous MFL Teacher, and can see yourself working in a school with an inspirational Headteacher, this school is for you!

@ Head of MFL
@ Inspirational Secondary School in Swindon
@ Permanent Post starting September 2017
@ Main/ Upper Pay Scale (£24000 - £39000) + TLR2 £6,197
@ Strong MFL Department (French & Spanish)
@ First-Class CPD, and first step to becoming Assistant Headteacher
@ Work with one of the best caring and passionate Heads in Wiltshire
@ Interviews taking place week commencing 24th April

An Inspirational Headteacher of a secondary school in Swindon is now looking for a new Head of MFL, due to her current leader relocating to London.

This is a large secondary school on the outskirts of Swindon, that is currently on an exciting journey to become outstanding. From September, they now seek a Head of MFL who can show inspirational leadership, initiative and motivate.. Does this sound like you?

The School:
This is a dynamic, progressive secondary school on the outskirts of Swindon with good commuting links, fantastic resources and an inspirational SLT. MFL has become ever popular at this school, and French and Spanish results have risen significantly over the last 2 years. The MFL Department is one of the leading faculties within the school, and the current Head of Department has made some excellent steps to raising attainment, and aspirations amongst students and staff.

What the school are looking for:
This Head of MFL post is suitable for an outstanding teacher, or current Head of Department with vision and a dedication to the teaching of languages. You will have a track record of raising standards of teaching and learning and the ability to inspire and lead a team of specialists French and Spanish Teachers. This is a wonderful well-established school in Swindon, which has made rapid progress over the past 18 months, and have no intention of resting on their laurels. The potential here is immense and the successful applicant will have a key role in our continued development of the school. My client is looking for a Head of MFL confident enough to lead a department that already performs exceptionally well and capable enough to make it one of the very best in the country. Can you help, and are you up for the challenge?

What the school can offer you:
If you are an experienced MFL Teacher/ Head of Department, with the right track record, this school will ensure you have the opportunities to enable you to move into senior leadership rapidly. If you are a little less experienced, but can demonstrate the talent and ambition this school are looking for, then they will provide all the support you need to make your mark. Successful candidates will have experience of teaching MFL to at least Key Stage 4 (in French/ Spanish), be committed to the staff and students of the school, and be an excellent and inspiring leader to all.

This is truly an exciting time to join this school: it was plans to develop a new sixth form in the coming years, and as Head of MFL, you’re experience and direction will be key to their success.

How to apply:
So, if you’re an MFL Teacher with outstanding leadership skills, and you want to become Head of Department from September 2017, come and join this fast paces, caring and supportive secondary school in Swindon!

Interviews are taking place week commencing the 24th April - Don’t wait any longer to apply, or you could miss out. Propel your career to the next level, by joining this amazing school has Head of MFL!