Head of Spanish

London/ permanent / £34,502 - 44,756 per year Depending on experience

Head of Spanish – Modern Foreign Languages

Salary: £34,502 - £44,756

Full time, Permanent

Required for September 2024

TeacherActive are looking for a Head of Spanish at one of our secondary school’s in the Bromley area starting In September 2024.

You will have strong leadership skills and a clear focus on raising attainment across the department along with the ability to lead a subject area as part of your overall responsibilities. We currently offer Spanish and French but are looking to potentially expand this as well as increase the uptake of languages at KS4.

The successful candidate will have:

• an excellent track record of ensuring good progress across all Key Stages;

• a track record of raising attainment and examination results at Key Stages 3 and 4 ;

• a track record of outstanding teaching and curriculum development across all Key Stages;

• a proven ability and enthusiasm to motivate students and staff;

• the ability to raise expectations and aspirations of students of all abilities;

• an understanding of effective strategies for urban schools;

• a desire to share experiences and good practice with colleagues.

You will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with the ability to lead and influence others to achieve exceptional performance, holding them accountable to the highest expectations with respect to their own practice and the learning of the students in their classes.

We are committed to providing excellent CPD for aspiring Middle Leaders and offer the accredited National Professional Qualifications to our staff. For all new staff we offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme. The successful candidate will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school.

You will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing, development and progress as their core purpose.

To apply, please contact Deion on 0207 858 6655 or email your CV to [email protected]

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services.