Teacher of German

Felsted School
Essex, UK
14 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Commence September 2019
Part-time approximately 12 lessons per fortnight
Term-time only (34 weeks per year) | Fixed-Term Contract until 31 August 2020

We require a suitably qualified and enthusiastic teacher to join our Modern Foreign Languages Faculty at our Senior School. The post will initially be for one year to cover a period of maternity leave but there is the potential that the role may still be required beyond that. Passion for the subject and the ability to convey this to the pupils is essential and the successful candidate must be a confident and fluent German speaker, able and willing to teach the language to A level and IB level.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic and forward thinking team and will be able to contribute to the ambition of the Department to support the growth of MFL at the school.

We are ideally looking for someone who will be also willing to contribute to the co-curricular activities of this 'Excellent in Aspect' ISI rated boarding school. Consideration will be given to those not wanting to undertake co-curricular activities and applications are welcome from NQT's. Our salary scale compares favourably against other independent schools and is well above that of the maintained sector.

Benefits include free life assurance and parking, excellent contributory pension scheme, free hot drinks, snacks and lunch on full days worked and use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, plus a subsidised healthcare scheme, on-site Coffee Shop by illy and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.

Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 21 June 2019 at 9:00am
Interviews are provisionally arranged for Wednesday 26 June 2019.

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website (url removed)/employment-opps to complete our online application process.

Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check

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