Job Description

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic teacher of German with a good honours degree and excellent communication and interpersonal skills to teach German at GSCE and A Level in this high-performing school. The ability to teach another modern foreign language would be an advantage.

Applications are equally welcome from early careers teachers (for whom statutory induction would be provided) or from more experienced applicants.

The successful candidate will work with the MFL department in promoting a love of languages both inside and outside the classroom.  A willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the School is also a requirement.

Candidates are required to submit an application form with supporting letter and details of two referees. One reference should be able to comment on the teaching skills of the candidate. References will be taken up prior to interview.

The final closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 13th May and interviews will be held the same week. However, applicants should be aware that we reserve the right to interview and appoint on a rolling basis.

Candidates will be required to teach a short lesson on a topic to be decided, complete a relevant task and attend an interview.  They will also meet with key staff and be offered a tour of the School.

All appointments are made in accordance with our equal opportunities policy and applicants should let us know of any special needs they may have.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.