Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages – Lady Margaret School, Parsons Green

Date posted: 28th Mar 2024 Closing date: 15th Apr 2024 Borough: Hammersmith and Fulham Position: Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages
Interview Date: 18th Apr 2024 Salary: Inner London Teachers' Scale School: Lady Margaret School

Lady Margaret SchoolLady Margaret School, A Church of England School For Girls

Parsons Green, London, SW6 4UN

Tel: 020 7736 7138      Website

Email: admin@ladymargaret.lbhf.sch.uk

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages
September 2024 start – Full-time Permanent
Inner London Teachers’ Scale

We are delighted that you have taken an interest in our teaching vacancy:  This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful school with a friendly and supportive staff.

About Lady Margaret School

Lady Margaret School is a Church of England academy for girls aged 11-18 situated on Parsons Green in West London. Established in September 1917, there are currently 763 girls on roll, of whom 166 are in the Sixth Form. It is an outstandingly successful school in welcoming girls of all academic abilities and ensuring that they achieve their full potential. Its success is based on a culture of high expectations and aspirations, excellent standards of teaching and a strong commitment to its Christian ethos. However, it remains an inclusive school and girls from other faiths or those who have no religious beliefs at all are welcomed.

Our exam results reflect the hard work of our students and staff. In 2023, 92% of our girls attained GCSE English and Mathematics at grades 9-4.  At A Level, our results are consistently outstanding, with high numbers of girls progressing to a wide range of Higher Education courses. In 2023 80% of grades were A*-B. Students at LMS have an excellent record of securing places at top universities.

About the Role

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic professional to join our Modern Foreign Languages Department in September 2024 and welcome applications from candidates seeking full-time employment. We are an EBACC school, and all students study at least one language at GCSE level. The successful candidate will teach French across the full age and ability range and Spanish at least up to the end of KS3. The experience or the ability to teach French to A level, including the teaching of French literary texts and or film, is essential, as well as an understanding of French culture, history and contemporary issues. As a member of our staff community you will have the chance to work with a strong staff team to build on the current successes of the school as we move forward into the next stage of our development.

What you can expect from us

  • A supportive school that has staff well-being at its core
  • Enthusiastic and engaged students and a culture of high aspirations
  • Excellent career progression opportunities in addition to the high quality CPD which is part of our established systems for staff support and development
  • A comprehensive benefits package including pension, employee assistance programme and Cyclescheme
  • A convenient location served by excellent transport links, close to local amenities and green spaces.

Closing date for applications:                      Monday 15th April at 09.00am

Interviews will be held on:                           Thursday 18th April

How to apply:

Please find and download an Applicant pack from our TES listing here or from the school vacancies page here.

Please click on the ‘Quick Apply’ button on our TES listing to fill out an online application form here.

Alternatively, visit our website to complete our own application form: https://ladymargaret.lbhf.sch.uk/our-school/vacancies.

Lady Margaret School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.