Head of MFL
- Salary range - MPS/UPS plus TLR 2B
- Location - Stoke-on-Trent
- Closing date - February 15, 2019
Lead the teaching and learning of MFL within the taught curriculum. This includes delivering, managing and evaluating schemes of work; ensuring the appropriate curriculum is being taught and that KS4 qualifications are delivered in line with specifications in order to support strong student achievement.
MFL sits in the Humanities Faculty, the Head of Faculty is the line manager for the Head of MFL. The Head of Faculty is Miss Harrison, who is on the extended senior leadership team. There is currently one teacher of Spanish, in addition to the Head of MFL. Many of our students are talented linguists and many speak more than one language. There are currently 36 community languages spoken in the Academy. Part of the role involves the co-ordination of GCSE entry for community languages with the AVP: Progress Mrs Davies.
At Key Stage 3, Years 7 and 8 follow the Claro Scheme of Work. Their topics include introductions, physical descriptions, school life, holidays and illnesses amongst other areas. There is a strong focus on grammar principles throughout these years in order to prepare students for subsequent study. Students in Years 7 and 8 currently receive 4 hours of language over two weeks.
If you wish to visit in advance of an application please email the Principal’s PA Miss K Hollinshead on email@example.com.
Closing date: Friday 15th February
Start date: 1st September 2019
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