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UPS/MPS (Outer London)

Fixed Term Contract: (maternity cover)

Required from mid-February 2022, a well-qualified full-time teacher of German to join this lively and high achieving girls’ selective school.  It is anticipated that the maternity cover will start mid-February and run until early December 2022.  Applications from ECTs and from experienced teachers are equally welcome.  The teacher appointed will teach German (KS3 & 4) approx. 0.8fte and will be required to help with general cover  approx. 0.2fte.  (The colleague on maternity leave currently works 0.8fte over the 5 days of the week).

All pupils study two languages in KS3 and continue with at least one language in KS4.  French and German (and Latin) are offered at A-level.  Foreign Language Assistants provide additional support in French and German.

This school, described by OFSTED as ‘outstanding’ (March 2009) and identified by the Sunday Times as “London State Secondary School of the Year (2019)”, encourages a wide range of extra-curricular activities.  It provides a friendly working environment and offers established programmes of teacher induction and CPD.

Applications can be submitted by post or email ( and must include the completed London Borough of Redbridge application form.  Applications by CV will not be considered.

Closing date for applications: Monday 24 Jan 2022 (noon)

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

London Borough of Redbridge

  • Sunday Times London State School of the Year 2019
  • Woodford 100 Years
  • Healthy School
  • Investors in Careers
  • London School Music Excellence Award 2018
  • Ofsted
  • ASGS
  • Research Mark
  • The Parliamentary review
  • Top 100 Stem School
  • 360 degree Safe Award
  • TFL Award-Gold
  • The Leaders Council
  • School Leadership Programme
  • The English PTI
  • History PTI
  • The Two Subjects PTI