Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

at Ormiston Victory Academy

Academy: Ormiston Victory Academy

Location: Norwich

Salary: MPS

Status: Full time, permanent

Closing date: 27 May 2020, 9:00 am

Interview date(s): Video interviews expected to be held by Thursday 28 May 2020

Start date: September 2020

Academy profile

Academy website

Ormiston Victory Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, specialising in Spanish but able to offer French or German as an additional language. The successful applicant will be an outstanding professional who takes pride in their work and is determined to develop the teaching of Languages so that students of all abilities enjoy their learning and are motivated to succeed. 

This position offers a fulfilling opportunity to be part of a successful, friendly and dedicated team committed to ensuring every student achieves their true potential.

We are looking for a talented teacher who:

  • Has a real love for languages, with a special gift of communicating that passion.
  • Is dynamic, innovative, self-motivated and able to inspire others. 
  • Has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age and ability range.
  • Is committed to raising standards of attainment and developing the success of the department.
  • Is willing to develop the delivery of languages to ‘A’ Level standard..
  • Enjoys working as part of a team and demonstrates reflective practice through the high expectations they have of themselves and the students.

The MFL department has a reputation for excellence reflecting the strong quality of teaching and learning.  The post offers a fulfilling opportunity to be part of a successful, friendly and dedicated team committed to ensuring every student achieves their true potential.

The academy incorporates the successful and growing Lord Nelson Sixth Form College. We are delighted to be part of the Ignite Teaching School Alliance and we have strong links with the University of East Anglia.  We are proud to be sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust and the successful candidate would benefit from the opportunities which arise as a result of this.

This position is open to newly qualified or experienced teachers and is well suited to someone who enjoys teaching creatively and passionately.  We offer an excellent induction package for all new staff, led by a member of the senior leadership team and supported by personal mentors.

If you are interested in being at the leading edge of education, believe that all young people can achieve high standards and are prepared to work tirelessly to ensure their success; we want to hear from you. 

We may interview and appoint earlier and therefore suggest candidates submit their application as soon as possible.

How to apply

If you think this might be the role for you, please email your letter of application and completed application form (available on our website, www.ormistonvictoryacademy.co.uk) to Nicole Hawes, PA to the Principal on [email protected]

Ormiston Victory Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ormiston Victory Academy is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

We value diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.