MFL Teacher - French and Spanish

  • £30,000 - 46,525 per year
  • Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England
  • Permanent

Job Title: MFL Teacher (French KS3-KS4, Spanish KS3)

Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire

Start Date: Easter or September (Flexible)

Salary: £30,000 - £46,525 per annum (depending on experience)

Are you passionate about languages and dedicated to helping students develop their language skills? Do you have experience teaching French to Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 students, as well as Spanish to Key Stage 3 students? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced MFL Teacher to join our team.

About the School: Our school is on an exciting journey of rapid improvement, and we are seeking a dedicated MFL Teacher to play a key role in this transformation. We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment where both students and staff can thrive. Join a team that values language learning and cultural exchange.

Position Overview: As an MFL Teacher, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality teaching and learning experiences in French to Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 students, as well as Spanish to Key Stage 3 students. This role is ideal for an experienced educator who is passionate about languages and has a strong understanding of language acquisition principles. You will have the opportunity to inspire and motivate students, helping them develop their language proficiency and cultural awareness.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging and interactive lessons in French to Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 students, and Spanish to Key Stage 3 students.
  • Provide support and guidance to students as they develop their language skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
  • Create a stimulating learning environment that encourages cultural exploration and cross-cultural understanding.
  • Assess student progress and provide constructive feedback to support their development.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop and implement curriculum plans and schemes of work.
  • Participate in departmental meetings, parent consultations, and school events as required.
  • Stay informed about current trends and advancements in language teaching and learning.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified teacher status (QTS) and relevant degree in Modern Foreign Languages or a related field.
  • Previous experience teaching French and Spanish at the secondary school level.
  • Strong subject knowledge and a passion for promoting language learning and cultural exchange.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Commitment to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment.


  • Competitive salary with the opportunity for progression.
  • Supportive and inclusive school environment.
  • Opportunities for ongoing training and professional development.
  • Easter or September start date available.

Please Note: This position is not suitable for Early Career Teachers (ECTs).

If you are an experienced educator with a passion for languages, we would love to hear from you. To apply for the position of MFL Teacher, please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to Liam Jones at



All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy

  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 14.3% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Spencer Clarke Group work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary, Special Education needs and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

We offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to Liam Jones on remembering to include your details.




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