Head of Department - MFL Outwood Academy Danum, Doncaster

L1 - L5
Full time
Start Date
Required to start September 2019

Outwood Grange Academies Trust, seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to join our Family of Schools. We are a large 11-18 comprehensive school with a thriving sixth form. Outwood Academy Danum became part of the Outwood family of schools in September 2016, in a recent Ofsted inspection we were graded good and we are still improving to become outstanding. This is an opportunity for you to join us on this journey.

We are excited to share that we have a vacancy for a dynamic, forward thinking head of department to join our Academy. We are looking for an inspiring and energetic leader with a real passion for MFL. You will be a motivated, enthusiastic and driven individual who has the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘Students First’. 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.

The MFL Faculty achieved great results in summer 2018 (71% 4+ and 52% 5+) and are set to improve this year! We offer Spanish in Year 7 and 8, and currently have French, Spanish and German at GCSE. We also have a 6th form, currently with A level Spanish but the other languages are offered.

We are seeking outstanding candidates with strong leadership and ability to challenge individuals and provide effective support to colleagues which will enable the organisation to achieve the best possible outcomes for all of our students.

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our Academy in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.



Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
Wednesday 27th February 2019


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