MFL Teacher

Teachers’ Main Pay Scale (London fringe)

Do you have a real passion and enthusiasm for teaching Spanish and/or French?

Are you able to motivate, challenge and inspire students?

 From April / September 2019 we are seeking to appoint an inspirational, pioneering and entrepreneurial MFL teacher, who will be a part of an innovative and forward thinking team. The right candidate will demonstrate a commitment to maintaining the high standards set within the school and encourage all to ‘Aspire to Achieve’.

The MFL team is led by an experienced and dynamic Head of Faculty who is ably supported by a dedicated and skilled team.  The Faculty has excellent resources to support students in their learning and this also includes a foreign language volunteer.  We offer Spanish and French to students from KS3 to KS5 and the ability to offer one specialism to KS5 would be an advantage.   We are an inclusive school and have students of all abilities and from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Applications are welcome from NQTs, from more experienced colleagues who are looking for a change or even for someone considering returning to teaching where you will be fully supported back into the classroom. We offer excellent NQT support including a bespoke programme of training and mentors and there are excellent opportunities for professional development.

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work.  The school is ranked as the 5th most popular school in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising.  We have strong links with local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust.  Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk.

Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT.  For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

If you are interested in applying for this full time position please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal.  Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to:  [email protected] by the deadline.  Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted and you must have the right to work in the UK

Closing Date for applications:    Monday 4th February 2019 (midday)

Interviews:    To be confirmed

Application Form 

Job Description 

Person Specification 

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people.  We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

‘Our School has a Mind to be Kind’

Aspire to Achieve