The King John School is using its own application form, please click the button below to download and view it as Essex School Jobs cannot automatically fill out an application form that has been created by a school. You will need to download the application form before you are able to complete it.

Download Application Form

Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Job Ref No. ECC5403-421S Position Type: Head of Department/Faculty Pay Range: Main/Upper
Position Start Date: 01/09/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 14/06/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

Job Description

Download printable version

Head of Spanish

Required: September 2020/January 2021

Main/Upper pay scale

TLR 2b - £4,320

Full time hours

Not suitable for NQTs

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and suitably qualified Head of Spanish, who will enjoy working in a school that values and delivers excellent professional development. The successful candidate will be capable of inspiring students through their passion for the subject, and have a firm belief in the potential of all students. You will be excellent in your classroom practice and be able to inspire others to be of a similar calibre. Experience of teaching GCSE and A level Spanish in the UK, would be an advantage.

We can offer you:

The Modern Foreign Language Faculty is a growing department where all students learn French or Spanish with a strong uptake at GCSE and healthy A-level classes in both languages. The dedicated and hardworking team under the leadership of Gemma Fordyce is looking to further its successes in the future through this appointment. We offer the opportunity to develop within a highly effective multi academy trust providing career progression.

You will need to:

· Be a hardworking, imaginative thinker and have excellent organisational and time management skills

· Be able to work effectively as part of a team

· Possess good behaviour management skills

· Be a good and effective communicator at all levels

· Be open minded, creative and inspirational in your style of teaching that motivates students

· Commit to working collaboratively with colleagues and students

· Utilise a variety of teaching methods and ensure that your lessons are engaging at all levels

· Be able to go the 'extra mile'.

For further information please contact Angie Roberts, HR Officer:

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


Please be aware that some uploaded documents may require special software such as Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat Reader to view.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Angie Roberts
Shipwrights Drive
Thundersley, Benfleet
Essex, SS7 1RQ
Telephone: 01702 558284

Similar Jobs

Teacher of French - Casual

The Sixth Form College, Colchester, Colchester Closing: 15/07/2020 Midday