Posting Date: Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Closing Date: Friday 12th October 2018
Interviews: w/c 15 October 2018.
Contract Type: Permanent

Teacher of MFL MPR / UPR 

Required from January 2019, or earlier if possible. 

You will play a key role in creating an ethos which inspires students of all abilities to enthusiastically engage in MFL learning and achieve their full potential. 

We will offer you: 

  • a supportive culture where teachers are free to focus on teaching and learning 
  • a strong focus on student behaviour with all detentions run centrally by SLT 
  • a wide range of CPD opportunities within school and through our trust of 22 schools 
  • opportunities for career progression; including the opportunity to participate in the Trust's Leadership Development Programme 
  • an ethos of innovation and experimentation; we are currently piloting whole class marking and a new approach to homework. 

Samuel Ward is a highly successful, oversubscribed 11-18 co-educational academy. We are situated in pleasant surroundings on the western edge of Suffolk, within easy reach of Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds. We benefit from excellent facilities, and our new £10m building is due to open in April 2019. We are part of the Unity Schools Partnership with primaries, secondaries and a free school and have a strong history of effective staff development and training. Roll: 1,300 (including sixth form). 

Application packs are available from Marian Merch-Chammon on (01440) 760333. Email: Website:

Closing date: 12 October 2018. 

Interviews: w/c 15 October 2018.

All vacancies appear on: Unity Schools Partnership - welcoming diversity. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.