Second in Department Humanities and MFL
Location: The Grangefield Academy, Oxbridge Avenue, Stockton on Tees, TS18 4LE
Salary: MPS1 – UPS3 + TLR2a (£25,714 - £41,604 + £2,873 FTE)
Expires: 25/05/2022 12:00
Post: Second in Department Humanities and MFL

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary Range: MPS1 – UPS3 + TLR2a (£25,714 - £41,604 + £2,873 FTE)

Working Type: Full Time 32.5 hrs

Base: The Grangefield Academy, Oxbridge Avenue, Stockton on Tees, TS18 4LE

Please note: the post holder will be engaging in regulated activity, working mainly or wholly with children. This position is exempt from the rehabilitation of offender’s act 1974. It is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

Northern Education Trust (NET) is a charitable education Trust with a good track record for school improvement. The Trust sponsors 21 academies; 11 secondary and 10 primaries across the North of England in eleven Local Authority regions.

The Second in Department is accountable for carrying out the professional duties of a teacher in accordance with Academy policies and under the direction of the Principal. The quality of teaching and learning in the department under direction of the HOD and the overall student outcomes in the department in partnership with the teachers concerned.

This post is ideally suited for candidates with a specialism in Modern Foreign Languages who have a desire to lead and manage this highly successful department.

The role of Second in Department will involve co-leading your subject area to ensure outstanding outcomes for students. This includes Learning and Teaching, curriculum provision, standard of attainment and behaviour and safety within the department. As Second in Department you will work collaboratively with the Head of Department to provide a vision for developing numeracy across the curriculum. You will provide highly engaging, relevant and innovative learning opportunities at all key stages to ensure students make exceptional progress in your subject and are provided with the skills they need to be successful in both the academy and their future lives.

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and well being of our pupils.

In order to apply for this position, please visit

For more information, please contact Kurt Galloway, Business Manager, at or 01642 353637

Northern Education Trust seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

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