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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


French, Spanish

Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Additional allowances

TLR 2b £5,024

What skills and experience we're looking for

Ormiston SWB Academy is a vibrant, successful 11-19 Academy.

We have world class facilities, highly professional staff and students who are keen to learn, this makes us the first choice secondary school across the area.

We are looking to appoint a Head of Spanish to deliver outstanding provision to our students. You need to be determined to drive up standards, have a positive approach and be committed to making a difference. In return you will get to work in an innovative and supportive Academy.

The successful candidate will;

  • be an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of securing sustained excellent outcomes
  • have up-to-date knowledge of subject curricula and assessment requirements
  • have proven experience of identifying and implementing effective strategies for improvement
  • have a highly effective style that is both consultative and influential
  • be able to demonstrate resilience, motivation and commitment to driving up standards of achievement
  • be able show significant impact in developing capacity and improving outcomes for young people

What the school offers its staff

  • A unique opportunity to help build on the school’s successes to date
  • A happy and supportive working environment with high expectations and standards
  • An opportunity to work in a dynamic team who deliver outstanding provision through engaging lessons
  • Reduced workload via centrally and collaboratively planned resources
  • Centralised behaviour management/detentions, which teachers to flourish
  • Access to the latest ICT resources including Staff laptop and visualiser in every classroom
  • Exciting enrichment opportunities.
  • Free access to brand new fitness suite
  • Highly visible SLT
  • Access to amazing in school and Trust wide CPD
  • The opportunity to advance your career within a supportive academy environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

At Ormiston SWB Academy, we take seriously our moral and statutory responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all students. We endeavour to provide a safe and welcoming environment where children are respected and valued.

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About Ormiston SWB Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1166 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number
01902 493797

It is an exciting time for Ormiston SWB Academy. For the first time in our history, we have been recognised as a ‘Good’ provider by Ofsted and under new leadership, our inclusive, over-subscribed school aims to progress further.

At SWB, we value manners, kindness and celebrate diversity. Our CORE values of Character, Organisation, Resilience and Excellence give our pupils the platform to gain mental strength and be strong characters, which will enable them to lead secure successful futures, giving them a distinct advantage in life.

We are very fortunate to have a dedicated team of specialist staff who deliver our ‘knowledge – rich’ curriculum enabling our students to develop in a wide range of fields, whether this be through academia and/or personal development. We believe through nurture and hard work that every child has the potential to succeed and become the ‘best version of themselves’.

We are confident that upon completion of their studies, our students will be able to seamlessly transition into the world of adulthood, having aspirations to succeed in whatever career they wish, making our fantastic community even stronger in the process.

Arranging a visit to Ormiston SWB Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email alampitt@oswba.co.uk.

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