MFL Teacher

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

Are you able to enthuse and motivate students to bring out the best in them?


We are looking to appoint an inspirational, pioneering and entrepreneurial full time or part time Teacher of French or Spanish who will be part of an innovative and forward-thinking team.  We offer French and Spanish to students from KS3 to KS5 and the successful person will be able to demonstrate a commitment to maintaining the high standards set within the school and have the ability to bring out the best in every student.  We want to recruit the very best teachers who can consistently teach good or outstanding lessons.


What we are looking for:

  • ¬†Someone who is forward thinking and capable of inspiring students through their passion for languages
  • The ability to offer French or Spanish and a second language is desirable but not essential
  • ¬†An individual who can turn ideas and opportunities into success
  • ¬†Applications are welcome from NQTs, from more experienced colleagues who are looking for a change or someone considering returning to teaching where you will be fully supported
  • A willingness to teach languages across the Multi Academy Trust for 4 hours per week to strengthen effective language transition to KS3 would be desirable.

Why choose our school?

  • ¬†We offer excellent opportunities for professional development and a bespoke programme of support and training based on individual needs
  • Transport links are excellent with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by
  • Heavily subsidised childcare at our Little Gems Nursery
  • ¬†Free gym membership to all employees across the Bushey St James Trust
  • Employee Assistance Programme for support and guidance on health, legal and personal matters
  • ¬†¬†Eye Care Voucher Scheme


To apply for this post 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 Sheniece Fyffe, Trust HR Manager by post or by email to:¬†[email protected]¬†by the deadline. Alternatively, please contact the HR team on 020 8955 8833. Please note that CVs and late applications will not be accepted and you must¬†have the right to work in the UK.


Closing Date for applications:   Monday 15th April 2024 (9am)

                                  Interviews:   TBC  


We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early application is advised.


Bushey St James Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An offer of employment will be subject to a number of pe-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory written references, occupational health check and a successful Enhanced DBS check.


Job Description – MFL

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