Sheffield Springs Academy are looking to appoint the full-time post of Teacher of French to complement their existing department. We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and influential Teacher to teach across Key Stage 3 and 4. Although the post is for Teacher of French, we will also consider other languages.
The academy is part of United Learning, a national group of schools and academies. Sheffield Springs Academy is an 11-16 secondary school serving the Park, Manor and Castle wards of Sheffield. As part of United Learning our aim is to bring out 'the Best in Everyone' and we continuously strive to ensure that students and staff have every opportunity to succeed, with their potential developed to the utmost.
We will only consider candidates who can evidence a strong track record of success and who have made a significant impact on the lives and education of the children they teach. This will need to be demonstrated in your application and be clearly evident at interview.
Our mission is to provide a world class education, so students have the choice to attend a top university or a real alternative. Our mission is underpinned by our shared values of ambition, determination and respect which drive our thinking and behaviours. Our most recent Ofsted inspection judged the academy 'Good'. High expectations of behaviour and learning are established resulting in a calm and purposeful environment.
This role is suitable for both experienced teachers and ECT's with a January 2024 start date.What we can offer you:
In return, we are looking for:
- An academy making rapid improvement.
- Excellent facilities and resources.
- Access to an outstanding professional development programme.
- A chance to become part of one of the largest groups of academies in the country.
- Caring, dedicated and friendly students who want to learn and fulfil their potential.
- Colleagues who are supportive, friendly and who are committed to each other's professional development.
- Opportunities to be creative and to inspire your students.
- Opportunities to collaborate with colleagues in our cluster of schools.
- Access to the Teachers' Pension Scheme (TPS).
- An 'outstanding' experienced teacher or a less experienced teacher with the potential to be consistently outstanding within a short timeframe.
- Someone who shares our moral purpose of ensuring that all of our young people receive the best education possible in a supportive environment from people who care about them.
- Someone who is passionate about MFL and who will inspire our students to be so as well.
If you possess these qualities and share the Academy's vision, then we will be delighted to hear from you. Applications are welcome from both experienced Teachers and ECT's. This role is for a January 2024 start.
Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for further information.
To apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button at the top of this page to complete our online application form, CVs are not accepted.If you have any queries regarding this role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org The closing date for this post is 23:59 Sunday 01 October 2023. Interviews will take place soon after
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United Learning is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.Employees will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an Enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list.The School
Sheffield Springs Academy is part of United Learning, a national group of schools and academies. The academy is rated 'Good' by Ofsted in May 2019.
Sheffield Springs Academy is an 11-16 secondary school serving the Park, Manor and Castle wards of Sheffield. As part of United Learning our aim is to bring out 'the Best in Everyone' and we continuously strive to ensure that students and staff have every opportunity to succeed, with their potential developed to the utmost.
Our whole-school ethos underpins our core values of ambition, confidence, creativity, respect, enthusiasm and determination. Our aim is to send every student out into the world instilled with these values, as well as the right knowledge, skills and qualifications, so that they are ready to play their part in it.United Learning
Sheffield Springs Academy is part of United Learning, a large, and growing, group of schools aiming to offer a life changing education to children and young people across England.
Our schools work as a team and achieve more by sharing than any single school could. Our subject specialists, our Group-wide intranet, our own curriculum and our online learning portal all help us share knowledge and resource, helping to simplify work processes and manage workloads for an improved work-life balance.
As a Group, we can reward our staff better: with good career opportunities, better pay, benefits, and ultimately, the satisfaction of helping children to succeed. We invest in our staff wellbeing. Our academies each have at least eight INSET days per year (with three of those solely dedicated to planning), and an ongoing group-wide wellbeing programme. It's an ethos we call 'the best in everyone'.United Learning values diversity and inclusion and is committed to creating and sustaining a more diverse workforce. We welcome applications from professionals of minority ethnic origin and from majority ethnic professionals who share our commitment to inclusion and diversity.What We Offer
Join 9,000 colleagues across the country
Wellbeing programme with extra INSET days
Shared curriculum and resources
Bespoke career pathways for all staff
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