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Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

French or French and Spanish

Permanent part time post (0.4-0.5 FTE)

Required from: 1st September 2017


Faringdon Community College (FCC) is an “outstanding” school (OFSTED 2008), a successful and well-established 11-18 co-educational secondary comprehensive school, which embraces the idea of lifelong learning and community education. The school has an excellent local reputation and is known for inspiring exciting teaching and learning where teachers are supported and encouraged to help every student to achieve individual success and realise their potential.


As a dynamic organisation, we are always looking for new ideas and ways forward. The strong and motivated team of teaching and non-teaching staff are committed to providing the best education they can and have an energy and enthusiasm which makes FCC a rewarding place to work.


Faringdon Community College is part of the Faringdon Academy of Schools, an eight school multi-academy trust, which was established on 1st April 2012.


We are seeking to appoint a motivated, hard working, enthusiastic and passionate teacher to join our Modern Foreign Languages department. We are looking for someone who can inspire in our students a love for languages regardless of their age and ability. They will be required to teach KS3 and GCSE French and/or Spanish. There may also be the opportunity for ‘A’ level teaching for a suitably qualified or experienced applicant.


They should expect to be involved in the planning and delivery of the MFL curriculum, to attend meetings and parents’ evenings and to participate or assist in trips. They should be familiar with the new assessments both at KS3 (Life without Levels) and at GCSE and A level.

All applicants are welcome, including NQTs, as a full induction and support programme will be given.


If you have any questions, would like any further information or would like to arrange an informal visit to the school please contact our Academy HR Officer, by emailing who will put you in contact with the Subject Leader.


An application form and applicants’ pack, giving further details, for the above post can be found on our website:


Please return your completed application form, along with a letter of interest outlining your suitability for the position, by noon on Monday 24th April 2017 to


Closing date: noon on Monday 24th April 2017

Interview date: Thursday 27th April 2017 (NB this date has changed from previously advertised)


Faringdon Academy of Schools is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. All successful candidates will be required to undertake a DBS check, and attend safeguarding training as part of their job role.