MFL - Head of Department
  • Employer: Hornchurch High School
  • Reference: SCH/21/152727
  • Published: Tue 25/05/2021, 12:30 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 30/06/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full Time hours per week
  • Salary: Main/Upper Pay Scale
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Hornchurch High School, Havering

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MFL - Head of Department

Hornchurch High School

Broadstone Road


RM12 4AJ

Tel: 01708 691441



Headteacher: Ms V Masson

Hornchurch High School is part of the Partnership Learning Trust


MFL - Head of Department

Hours: Full Time

Salary: Teachers Main/Upper Scale plus TLR2d £6,944 pa, negotiable for exceptional candidate

Contract: Permanent

Start Date: September 2021 or January 2022


We are looking for a Head of MfL to lead our growing faculty (French and Spanish). You will have excellent subject knowledge and be able to teach consistently good lessons. This is an exciting time to be joining Hornchurch High School; our new curriculum model encourages the majority of our students to study an English Baccalaureate curriculum. Our faculty has received a considerable investment in terms of materials and new buildings, which opened February 2020. We hope to mirror the expansion of our accommodation with an increase in staffing over the coming months and years.

We were inspected by Ofsted in 2019 and secured a ‘good’ judgement. Our results have improved consecutively for the past four years and we anticipate that this trend will continue. We want to recruit an enthusiastic leader who can help plan and invest in our new curriculum model and ensure that the new faculty continues to embody a key aspect of our curriculum.

We offer excellent training, exciting links with other school partners and provide opportunities for personal development. We have a vibrant work place with friendly, supportive colleagues and an excellent work/life balance.

We are an aged 11-16 mixed comprehensive with good pupils, supportive parents and an excellent staff. We welcome visits to the school and if you would like to arrange a tour please contact Ann Tyler on 01708 691441 or email If you have subject-related questions contact our Deputy Headteacher, Stuart McConnell at


If you think you could be the right person for us, please download an application form from the school website or complete the attached application form and return it to Ann Tyler at

Closing Date: Wednesday 30th June 2021


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced Criminal Disclosure.

We welcome applicants regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

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