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Davenant Foundation School, Chester Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 2LD
Telephone: 020 8508 0404
Fax: 020 8508 9301

We are in easy reach from various methods of transport.

Buses: 20, 667
Underground: Debden Park, Theydon Bois or Loughton. All on the Central Line.
SATNAV users: IG10 2LW. Parking at Davenant is available for visitors.
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Required for September 2020

Teacher of French


If you want to work in a school that values the teaching of Modern Foreign Languages, as well as looking after their staff, come and look at Davenant. We seek a dynamic teacher to work in the M.F.L. department in this high achieving school, with the ability to teach to GCSE and A Level in French, as well as Spanish up to Key Stage 3 or GCSE level. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced or newly qualified teacher to work within an ambitious and supportive department.   Excellent opportunities for personal development exist as part of our CPD and training programme as well as mentoring within our ITT consortium.

Davenant is a Christian Ecumenical school that was founded in 1680. It achieves outstanding examination results, has a strong focus on extra-curricular provision and seeks to nurture “mind, body and spirit”.  We are a supportive school with a staff welfare programme that reflects our care.

Davenant is recognised as an “outstanding school” by Ofsted.  Academic standards are high (88% Grades 9-4 – one of the highest achieving schools in Essex). Many of our students move on to take degrees at university (including Cambridge and Oxford).

We are situated close to the M25 and can easily be reached either from London or from the Essex/Herts. countryside.

Davenant is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with.  As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks.  We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedure in place, which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across the school.

A letter of application, along with an application form, must be submitted to the Headteacher’s P.A., Marylyn Greengrass: by the closing date: Monday 20 April.  Successful candidates will be invited to interview w/b 27 April.