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Teacher of Spanish - Full-time

Hillview School for Girls, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5450-106T
  • Posted:21/02/2024
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:08/03/2024 at 11:00
  • Interviews:TBA

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Teacher of Spanish

(will also be requird to teach French at Key Stage 3

Required for September 2024

(or earlier by negotiation)

MPS/UPS

WHY CHOOSE US?

Do you want to be part of a community which offers a positive, exciting and rewarding place to work?  Hillview School for Girls is a popular, high achieving, non-selective school based in Tonbridge, Kent. Working for us will give you the opportunity to work alongside enthusiastic subject specialists and engage with creative pedagogical development. 

Our calm and focused classroom environments, where students are keen to learn, achieve and appreciate their teachers’ dedication and support, are the main reasons why teachers love to work at Hillview.

We are seeking to appoint a passionate Teacher of Spanish who has a bold and creative vision, to provide innovative, high-quality teaching. As part of our energetic and welcoming team, you will enthuse and motivate students to strive for success, securing a consistent, high quality Languages education experience for our learners.  The ability to also teach French to Key Stage 3 would be an advantage.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • A school that is fully dedicated to developing every child to reach their pure potential, irrespective of their ability
  • The opportunity to teach Spanish to A Level and French at KS3
  • Collaborative working to support our endeavour to work smarter, and achieve an effective balance between home and work
  • A dedicated and friendly team of professionals who are keen to develop and learn
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • A successful ECT support program
  • A school which is committed to staff mental health and well-being

Please use the contact details below if you would like the opportunity to tour the school or to discuss the role informally before making an application.

Please return a completed application form, to Mrs A Dennett, HR Manager, Hillview School for Girls, Brionne Gardens, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2HE or by email: dennetta@hillview.kent.sch.uk

Tel: 01732 352793 Ext 180

Closing date: Friday 8 March 2024

Interview date to be confirmed

(The school may interview early in the case of an exceptional candidate)

 

Information about the school

We are a creative, inclusive school where all students flourish and make exceptional progress. Our dynamic Performing and Visual Arts specialisms have a profound impact upon learning and contribute to the purposeful, friendly and stimulating atmosphere that permeates the school. We foster self-esteem and high aspirations.

Hillview consistently achieves above national average and recognises the value and importance in developing the child beyond qualifications and preparing them for the future world beyond education. Our students enjoy their time at school and the staff enjoy the supportive, caring and friendly atmosphere.

Our dynamic Performing and Visual Arts specialisms have a profound impact upon learning and contribute to the purposeful, friendly and stimulating atmosphere that permeates the school. We foster self-esteem and high aspirations.

By encouraging a ‘can-do’ culture, our students become astute, ambitious and independent. Visitors often comment about how articulate and enthusiastic our students are.

Our vision is that: students unlock their pure potential to drive their future and thrive in society.

The pure potential belief is integral to everything that we do in school and the outcomes we expect for our students.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01732 368718

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.