Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Date posted: 5th Feb 2021 Closing date: 23rd Feb 2021 Borough: Hammersmith Fulham Position: Head of Department
Interview Date: 25th Feb 2021 Salary: £39,174 - £57,952 School: Lady Margaret School

Lady Margaret School

Head of Modern Foreign Languages
September 2021 start—permanent position
Inner London Teachers’ Scale & TLR 2C (£7,017 per annum)

 

We are delighted that you have taken an interest in our teaching vacancy: This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful school with a friendly and supportive staff.

About Lady Margaret School
Lady Margaret School is a Church of England academy for girls aged 11-18 situated on Parsons Green in South West London. Established in September 1917, there are currently 775 girls on roll, of whom 179 are in the Sixth Form.
It is an outstandingly successful school in welcoming girls of all academic abilities and ensuring that they achieve their full potential.

Its success is based on a culture of high expectations and aspirations, excellent standards of teaching and a strong commitment to the Christian ethos. However, it remains an inclusive school and girls from other faiths or those who have no religious beliefs at all are welcomed.

Our exam results reflect the hard work of our staff and students. In 2020, 96% of our girls attained GCSE English and Mathematics at grades 9-4. At A Level, our results are consistently outstanding, with high numbers of girls progressing to a wide range of Higher Education courses. In 2020 84% of grades were A*-B. Students at LMS have an excellent record of securing offers from top universities.

About the Role
We are looking for an inspirational, committed and enthusiastic professional to lead our MFL Department from September 2021. The successful candidate will be a well-qualified and experienced Teacher of MFL who is ready to take on a key leadership role, or an existing Head of Department who is seeking a new challenge.

What you can expect from us
A supportive school that has staff Well-being at its core
Enthusiastic and engaged students and a culture of high aspirations
Excellent career progression opportunities in addition to the high quality CPD which is part of our established systems for staff support and development
A comprehensive benefits package including pension, employee assistance programme and Cyclescheme
A convenient location served by excellent transport links, close to local amenities and green spaces.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday, 23rd February 9am
Interviews will be held on: Thursday, 25th February 2021

Early applications are encouraged. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Lady Margaret School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

How to apply:
Please download the application form below and return it to recruitment@ladymargaret.lbhf.sch.uk

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