French Teacher

Weston Favell Academy (Northampton)

This vacancy is now closed

Description

Salary: MPR/UPR

Interviews to take place w/c 24th May 2021

We are looking for a well-qualified, enthusiastic, dynamic and inspirational French Teacher who has the highest expectations of themselves and our pupils. If you provide high quality teaching and have a natural passion for improving the life chances of our children then this could be the role for you.

About the Role

We are looking for an outstanding linguist to join our thriving Modern Languages department.  We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and inspirational classroom practitioner as Teacher of French who is able to foster pupils’ general curiosity of others and deepen their understanding of the multicultural world they live in.  You must be dedicated, organised and totally committed to driving standards and raising achievement through the delivery of outstanding lessons in French.

About You

We are looking for someone who:

  • is committed to raising the achievement of all learners by ensuring teaching across the curriculum is of the highest quality 
  • is able to make positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike
  • has high professional standards
  • is able to plan and deliver innovative and inspirational lessons that engage pupils.

About us:

Weston Favell Academy is making substantial improvements in all areas and you will be joining a very experienced and diverse team.  In addition, our growing Sixth Form is sending ever increasing numbers of students onto prestigious universities and high quality apprenticeships as our results improve. 

It is our goal to equip young people with the qualifications, skills and characteristics that will help them to achieve their aspirations.  Our motto, ‘Be Inspired’, is demonstrated throughout our curriculum.  We are a supportive team, committed to ensuring that our learners fulfil their potential despite any barriers they may face. We are looking for equally passionate practitioners to join our team.

Located on the outskirts of Northampton, we are situated in a great part of the country. Northampton has a £20billion economy and sits at the heart of one of four designated Growth Areas in England, with big plans for housing and the economy. With plenty of countryside on the doorstep it’s surprising that it’s only an hour away from London.

In Return:

Our Academy is part of Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), a highly successful Trust with a proven track record for school improvement. The Trust provides centralised services and support to enable staff to focus on teaching. Being part of the Trust means that we are able to share specialist best practice and work collaboratively with colleagues in other academies. As a GAT employee you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from our Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth.

Visits to the Academy are encouraged; please contact Jo Cosciani, PA to the Principal, on jcosciani@westonfavellacademy.org 

 

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

All applicants must be able to provide evidence of their Right to Work in the UK prior to commencement of employment. As part of our need to comply with UK immigration rules, you will be required to provide Home Office stipulated documentation prior to interview.