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  • Closing date

    26 September 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 September 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Full time: 0.4 MFL Spanish Thursday and Friday 0.6 Cover

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

• Experience of raising attainment in a challenging classroom environment

• Experience of reflecting on and improving teaching practice to increase student achievement

• Evidence of continually improving the teaching and learning of their subject through schemes of work and extra-curricular activities.

What the school offers its staff

About the school:

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) opened in September 2010, and a year later moved into its brand-new building, equipped with new sports, entrepreneurship and IT facilities, and a dedicated sixth form area.

BACA is in the unique position of having two higher-education establishments, Sussex and Brighton Universities, in its immediate proximity. This enables the academy to work closely with them, share their expertise, access their resources, and give students a taste of Higher Education.

About Aldridge Education:

​BACA is a member of the Aldridge Education family of schools, which locally also includes Portslade Aldridge Community Academy and Aldridge Adult Learning.

Aldridge Education is a charitable Trust of entrepreneurial community schools and colleges that help young people to reach their potential. We support our schools’ Principals and teachers in rapidly improving the quality of education on offer at early years, primary, secondary and sixth-form levels in order to transform the life-chances of our students.

Benefits of Working for Aldridge Education

​Aldridge Benefits scheme

Cycle to Work scheme

Employee Assistance Programme

Flexible working opportunities

Free on-site parking

Generous annual leave allowance which increases after 5 years' service

Opportunity to join the Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Local Government Pension Scheme

Refer a Friend scheme

Further details about the role

​The successful applicant will be expected to plan, prepare and deliver differentiated Spanish lessons on Thursday and Fridays to meet the needs of individual learners at varying levels of learning ability. It will also be important to assess and evaluate class and homework to report these back to senior leaders should appropriate action be required.

The postholder will also uphold the responsibilities of a Cover Supervisor from Monday to Wednesday.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
838 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) is a sponsored academy and is part of the Aldridge Education MAT. We are a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational academy in Brighton, East Sussex. We specialists in Sports and Entrepreneurship.

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