Head of MFL Outwood Academy Foxhills, Scunthorpe

Full Time
Start Date
September 2018

Outwood Academy Foxhills, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire is within easy reach of Lincoln, Grimsby and the east of Doncaster. This year the Academy celebrated its best results ever and in its most recent Ofsted inspection in January 2016 was graded Good with Outstanding for Leadership and Management.

We are seeking a Head of Modern Foreign Languages with the drive and vision to deliver excellence in Modern Foreign Languages at a time of changes at GCSE and a rise in importance due to the focus on EBacc subjects. With a clear focus on outstanding outcomes for students, you will ensure effective teaching and learning is in place in Modern Foreign Languages and rapidly raise standards at GCSE.

The MFL Department at Outwood Academy Foxhills benefits from both experienced and recently qualified teachers who are willing to engage in change and to develop their practice to enable students to achieve. We are looking for an inspiring leader who has high aspirations for both staff and students, who is committed, and passionate about language learning. Leadership experience is not essential, but applicants must be able to demonstrate the skills required to lead a department.

You will be an outstanding teacher with the ability and experience to teach at least 2 of the following languages: French, German, Spanish to KS4 and the ability and desire to teach 1 of them to KS4.

Being part of the Trust means that all staff have access to excellent opportunities for professional development at all levels, with scope to build a career across the Trust. In MFL there is a dedicated team of Directors who provide subject specific CPD and in school support to ensure that quality teaching and learning leads to outstanding outcomes for all students.

If you care about the success of your students and colleagues, and have the energy and determination to make that success a reality, we would welcome your application. If you are interested in this role, we invite you to contact Sarah Kidd, HR Assistant (s.kidd@foxhills.outwood.com) if you have any questions.

To apply or for further information please visit the vacancies section of our website at www.foxhills.outwood.com.

To apply for this post please complete the online application from our website under vacancies. CVs will not be accepted



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