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Head of Faculty: MFL - Full-time

Northfleet Technology College, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-5456-380L
  • Posted:17/04/2024
  • Pay:M1-UPS3 £30,000 - £46,525 + TLR £11,407
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:08/05/2024 at 10:00
  • Interviews:W/c 13 May 2024


Head of Faculty: Modern Foreign Languages

Required for September 2024 or sooner.  Salary M1 - UPS3 £30,000 - £46,525 Plus TLR 1b £11,407

  • Are you a highly effective leader with an exceptional understanding of MFL?
  • Are you an excellent classroom practitioner who has a passion to support others?
  • Do you believe in delivering a curriculum that builds curiosity and creativity?

If you feel that you can answer ‘Yes’ to all of the above, Northfleet Technology College is the school for you!  We are seeking a creative and caring practitioner to join our passionate team.  We have excellent resources and a forward-thinking ethos, with the aim for all students to achieve the highest standards.  This is delivered from Key Stage 3 through to the International Baccalaureate at Key Stage 5.

We are looking for a person to take on this exciting role who can demonstrate the following:

  • Established Teaching experience with strong leadership skills.
  • The ability to set high expectations for both students and staff.
  • The capacity to work collaboratively and lead a team.
  • A secure knowledge and understanding of the curriculum and pedagogy, who can innovatively move the team forward.
  • A passion to go beyond in developing staff and wider school improvement priorities.

If you relish the opportunity to work with and lead in a diverse & exciting teaching environment, with highly motivated students and a supportive Leadership Team, then Northfleet Technology College would welcome your application.  This post has safeguarding responsibilities that require you to be engaged in regulated activity and contact with children. 

All positions that involve working with children in regulated activity are exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  All applicants must therefore declare all previous convictions and cautions, including those which would normally be considered ‘spent’ except those received for an offence committed in the United Kingdom if it has been filtered in accordance with the DBS filtering rules.

Candidates applying for a vacancy will be asked to complete a Self-Disclosure form on which they will be asked to disclose any relevant convictions, court orders, reprimands, warnings, or other matters which may affect an applicant’s suitability to work with children. 

In order to apply for this position, please complete and submit the NTC Application Form, CVs will not be accepted.

Appointment will be subject to satisfactory recruitment & vetting checks including 2 references.  Our school and all its personnel are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children.  The post is subject to safeguarding checks including an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure & Barring Service and in accordance with the requirements of Keeping Children Safe in Education (2022), NTC will undertake an online search via engines and social media platforms of publicly available information concerning all short-listed candidates.

Information about the school

NTC is a secondary modern 11-18 boys school with a mixed Sixth Form. Our state of the art school building ensures that NTC is at the centre of educational innovation and advancement.

Our students and staff benefit from a wonderful learning environment and the schools Technology College roots ensures that we provide more advanced resources and facilities for Mathematics, Science, Computing and Engineering.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Steven Gallears
  • Address:Colyer Road, Northfleet, Kent, DA11 8BG
  • Telephone: (01474) 533802
  • Email: office@ntc.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01474 536122


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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.