Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MPS/UPS + TLR 2C)
Full time, permanent
The City of Leicester College require a Head of Department for MFL to start August 2020
Be happy, be ambitious, make a difference.
We are looking for a passionate, ambitious, motivated teacher of MFL with the skills to lead an experienced team of committed subject specialists who challenge young people to achieve their very best. You would be joining an innovative, supportive group of Middle Leaders working collaboratively to improve the outcome and experience of all our students. This post offers an excellent opportunity for you to lead curriculum development and enjoy teaching MFL at KS3, KS4 and KS5 in a new, vibrant, well-resourced learning environment.
We invest significantly in our middle leaders and you would have access to quality support and training through our bespoke Middle Leaders training and access to our coaching programme.
We welcome candidates who share our College Vision:
To develop an inclusive, dynamic, high achieving learning community, where all students and staff are happy, whilst being supported and encouraged to be ambitious, achieve personal success and make a positive difference to their world.
We can offer you:
• a dedicated team who place students at the heart of everything
• generous PPA, ensuring you have the time to plan to meet your students’ needs
• an open and honest professional learning community that challenges and rewards
• dedicated, enthusiastic and creative staff and students
• fantastic and well-resourced learning environment
• department and college who place a high premium on your professional development and induction
• college that is committed to the health and wellbeing of staff
Leicester is a fantastic place to work and live, with its diverse community, excellent rail and air links, superb theatre, art, music and film scene, outstanding sporting success, impressive shopping, including Europe’s largest covered market, the National Space Centre, lovely countryside and, of course, Richard III!
Please come and have a look around and see for yourself how you could become part of our wonderful College community.
This College is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Certificate.
CLOSING DATE for applications for this post is Friday 28th February.
The City of Leicester College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks, such as an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check.