Head of MFL

Job Roles:
Subject Leader - schools related roles
Organisation Type:
Secondary Education
Organisation:
Secondary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Modern Languages
Region:
London
Contract Term:
Permanent
Salary Description:
MPS (Outer London) + TLR + £1,500 Harris Allowance + Additional Harris Benefits
Posted:
26th Mar 2018
Start Date:
Recruiter:
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon
Job Ref:
3564

Head of MFL

Harris Invictus Academy Croydon was rated ‘outstanding’ in every category following its first ever Ofsted inspection in October 2016, only the seventh secondary free school in London to be rated ‘outstanding’. The academy opened with its first cohort in September 2014 and moved into a state-of-the-art, new building in September 2017. Harris Invictus presently has students from Year 7 to Year 10. The academy is oversubscribed and located in an area of disadvantage in West Croydon.

Candidate Information Pack
We are looking for a successful and ambitious qualified teacher to join the growing team at our Outstanding academy as Head of MFL.

What we are looking for:

QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant undergraduate degree
A teacher who is used to planning and delivering high quality lessons
Experience in delivering the curriculum in your chosen area
A strong communicator
The ability to embrace change and motivate colleagues and students
This is a rare opportunity for a talented professional to join a new and ambitious team and to play a key part in establishing an exceptional academy with outstanding learning and teaching. Excellent CPD opportunities will be provided through the Harris Federation and our close links to other highly successful Harris academies.

Why work at Harris Invictus Academy Croydon?

A happy, hard-working and highly ambitious community in which students and staff treat one another with care and respect
The combination of traditional values of discipline and good-manners with contemporary best practice in teaching and technology
A central Croydon location, close to transport links and other amenities
Generous Harris benefits package and excellent opportunities for personal and professional development
The academy works within the wider Harris Federation; a supportive and highly successful group of academies all based in and around London. Each academy operates autonomously within the Federation but all Harris academies collaborate closely in sharing school improvement strategies and in supporting one another.

Please download the Candidate Information Pack for full details and responsibilities.

For further information, please contact the academy on 0203 371 3002.

Are you an Aspiring Senior Leader?

At Harris, we have a strong culture of school improvement, and professional development is at the heart of the Federation. We offer the opportunity for you to gain your NPQSL qualification, a dynamic development programme for middle leaders potentially one year away from senior leadership. This programme is led by some of the most talented principals in the country and delivered by high-performing principals and senior leaders with exceptional track-records. Our leaders have a wealth of knowledge and are highly experienced in improving outcomes for students. Find out more www.harristeachingschool.com

Harris academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.

Closing Date:
20/04/2018
Contact Details:
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon
Tel: 0203 371 3002
Contact: HR
Email:

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