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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    14 May 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    4 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Main Pay Scale or Upper Pay Scale (Plus the possibility of a TLR Point)

Job summary

‘The best school I’ve ever worked at: the culture, the staff and students, the training, everything!’ (Staff member)

‘I was amazed at what a great atmosphere the school exuded, how well turned out the children were and how polite and bright they all seemed’ (Visitor)

The Bridge Academy is a truly exceptional school. Our students’ progress is consistently excellent for GCSE and A level, and our superb personal development offer means that over the last three years we have been national debating champions, enjoyed a host of sporting successes and won both the Incorporated Society of Musicians Gold Award and the Hackney Mayor’s award for music.

Why choose us?

• Excellent student behaviour and highly supportive Senior Leadership Team.
• An achievement-oriented culture where students work hard and it is cool to be smart.
• A warm/strict approach, meaning that our high standards do not come at the expense of inclusion.
• The belief that teaching must be a sustainable profession: clear systems and structures, sensible approach to feedback and no ‘late night culture’.

We are seeking a Spanish Teacher who is totally aligned to our values of Hard Work, Integrity and Kindness, and completely committed to our mission: to ensure that every student will succeed at a good university or equivalent, thrive in their chosen field and live a great life.

The Modern Foreign Languages department comprises a team of experienced teachers who are committed to delivering high quality, teaching and learning. There are a range of qualifications offered to students, including Spanish and Turkish, at KS4 (GCSE) and KS5 (A Level). The successful candidate will teach Spanish from KS3 to KS4. If you are a passionate subject specialist who wants to make a profound difference to the lives of your students, we would love to hear from you.

Our sponsors UBS provide significant support to the Academy, and we also work with a wide variety of community groups to ensure the best for all our students. Our award-winning building is outstanding and is based at our stunning canal-side location, just minutes from Haggerston Station and just over a mile from the heart of the City of London.

The Bridge Academy is committed to safeguarding children and all appointments will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and references.

Employee benefits

Please refer to the Information Pack for further details on our employee benefits.

Applying for the job

To apply for this position, please download and complete the application form and the additional information and monitoring form. Please ensure that you read our school workforce privacy notice. The application documentation should be submitted to the Human Resources Manager: Priscilla.agyare@bridgeacademy.hackney.sch.uk. We encourage applicants from all sectors of the community to apply.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1084 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About The Bridge Academy

We are an Academy on a mission: to ensure that every student can succeed at a good university or equivalent, thrive in their chosen field and live great life. Our core values of Hard Work, Integrity Kindness underpin everything we do, from the moment our students arrive, we seek these from them 100% time.

School location

Laburnum Street, London, E2 8BA

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