Teacher of Welsh at Flint High School
Full time from September 2019 and 1 year contract in the first instance.
Salary: Main Teaching Scale
An excellent opportunity for an outstanding, ambitious and committed teacher in our hard working and successful Languages team in a thriving, vibrant school.
Our school is popular, innovative, and very successful and it has seen rapid improvement over recent years. We are oversubscribed for applications for entrance into the school for the third year running.
If you are passionate about the importance of Welsh, have the talent to inspire young people and the willingness to adapt to the changes of the ‘new Curriculum for Wales’; we would like to receive an application from you.
We are situated in North East Wales, close to the English border near Chester. We are an English medium school and we are proud of our Welsh heritage and culture, though staff do not have to be Welsh speaking to work here.
Deadline for applications is Wednesday 22nd May at 12.00 noon with interviews for successful applicants on Friday 24th May 2019.
Safeguarding and Recruitment Statement
Flint High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
All appointments will be subject to:
a. an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
b. receipt of strong references, including your suitability to work with children.
c. checks of professional status (GTCW, QTS, EWC etc.)
We only accept applications completed on the correct Flintshire application form provided. Please do not send CV’s or open letters.
Please ensure that your application form is fully completed. Ensuring that a full work history is provided and any gaps in your employment are fully explained.
The referees given in your application must include your employer from when you last worked with children, if this was in a school we would expect it from the Headteacher and/or Senior Leadership Team.
Please thoroughly check your application, to ensure that is it not unnecessarily excluded.
Due to the volume of applications, it is not possible to reply individually. Therefore; if you have not heard from us within 5 days of the closing date, please presume that you have not been shortlisted for interview on this occasion.
If you are shortlisted for interview, Flint High School is unable to provide candidates with reimbursement for any travelling/accommodation expenses incurred.