Teacher of Spanish (with the ability to teach French)

Wardle Academy, Rochdale, Greater Manchester


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Spanish, French
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Wardle Academy seek a suitably qualified, dynamic and inspirational Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (Spanish and French) to join our team from September 2020.
Our ambitious objectives require individuals with the potential to be an exceptional Teacher of Spanish. Ideally a consistently good/outstanding practitioner, you will maximize the potential of our students by raising their aspirations as well as their attainment across this subject area.

The successful candidate will have the ability to plan effective lessons, using student data to inform planning and progression. You will also have high expectations of students, based on a sound knowledge of their prior and potential attainment.

Whilst ensuring effective whole class, group or individual learning opportunities are available to students which engage and challenge all ability levels, you will set high standards of expectations of students’ behaviour through good classroom discipline.

Essential educational requirements

Appropriate honours degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Excellent knowledge of subject
Ability to teach subject up to GCSE
Excellent knowledge of intervention strategies designed to raise attainment levels
Excellent knowledge of strategies designed to increase pupils’ motivation to learn
Excellent communication and inter-personal skills
Ability to use ICT both as a classroom resource and a management tool
Understanding of the importance of safeguarding/child protection when working in a school setting
Ability to establish good classroom management and discipline
Identifiable record of raising standards of pupil attainment in your subject
Ability to plan lessons in line with relevant schemes of work and exam syllabuses

Employee benefits

• The opportunity to work with highly committed and enthusiastic staff
• The chance to help our rapidly improving school go from good to outstanding over the next three years
• Excellent CPD focused on outstanding teaching and learning and a commitment to allow staff to fully engage nationally recognised professional qualifications
• Free flu vaccinations
• Cycle scheme
• Access to our newly refurbished swimming pool and fitness suite

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1226 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Wardle Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@watergrovetrust.co.uk

About Wardle Academy

School location

Birch Road, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL12 9RD