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Modern Foreign Languages Teacher

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£26,662 - £42,498
Lammas School and Sixth Form. 150 Seymour Road, Leyton, London
Working Pattern:
Full Time
32.5 hours.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
21/05/2018 at 11:00 AM
Vacancy Description


Required September 2018  

This is a fantastic opportunity for an excellent classroom practitioner able to teach French up to KS5 and Spanish to KS3/4 in our high performing Languages department. The successful candidate will work with a very experienced team of teachers and be part of promoting languages through the enrichment programme and community languages.  

In May 2017 OFSTED judged us as a ‘Good’ school. Students’ outcomes (current standards and exam results) are good and often outstanding. Progress is well above average. Teaching across the school is good and in some cases outstanding. The curriculum is broad and balanced and there are many extra-curricular opportunities for students. The school community is harmonious, with good relationships between students and staff.  

We are:

  • A mixed, multicultural, fully comprehensive school serving a very diverse population
  • A vibrant school with an innovative approach to the curriculum and pastoral care
  • A well-equipped and resourced modern school
  • A school where on-going training, staff development and well-being are at the heart of our planning
  • Part of the Griffin Schools Trust, a MAT committed to high quality education and to providing extensive enrichment opportunities for students  

Are you a committed, enthusiastic and flexible professional with high expectations who is able to deliver high quality learning for our students? Are you a team player with initiative? Can you develop positive relationships with young people and share our belief that our success hinges on the progress of every child? If so, we would love to hear from you.  

Further information and an application form are available on our website under ‘Vacancies’. Application packs are also available from Joy Ahmet, PA to Headteacher via email at or telephone 020 8988 5860. CVs are not accepted. Applications to be returned to Joy Ahmet either by email or post.  

Closing date for applications is 10am on Monday 21st May 2018.  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.




Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.