We’re a ‘Good’ school, on a rapid journey to ‘Outstanding’
A Spanish teacher is required for our rapidly improved academy which was judged as good by Ofsted in November 2016. You’ll be working with our ‘Principal of the Year’, Joy Ballard in our multi-million pound state-of-the-art new school building.
If you share Joy’s genuine enthusiasm for improving opportunities for students and want to be part of our warm, dedicated team, we would love to hear from you.
About our Academy
Based on the Isle of Wight, Ryde Academy is an 11 to 18 years Secondary Academy and is sponsored by the Academies Enterprise Trust (AET).
What did Ofsted say about our Academy?
“The Principal is inspirational” and has “initiated rapid improvement in all aspects of school life.”
“Positive relationships underpin a strong community ethos.”
“Pupils are extremely proud to belong to Ryde Academy; they are appreciative of their teachers and the leaders of the school.”
“There is a high degree of confidence in the leaders of the school and staff feel well supported.”
“Behaviour of students is good.”
The ideal candidate will be ambitious, aiming for excellence and:
•Should have a strong track record of raising attainment and achievement of every student in the subject or the ability to demonstrate you are developing outstanding practice, if an NQT.
•Be a passionate advocate of the subject who contributes effectively to departmental and whole school improvement.
•Have the ability to teach across the age and ability range at age 11-16.
Not only do we aim to provide the very best for every student, we also offer excellent career development opportunities for our staff.
As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them. In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes. You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, vehicle affinity scheme, childcare vouchers and Westfield rewards.
This position is required for a January 2018 start.
Closing date for applications: Monday 25 September 2017 at midnight.
Interviews are scheduled to take place on the week commencing Monday 2 October 2017.
All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.
For a confidential discussion or to discuss an Academy visit please contact Rebecca Dawson, Human Resources Officer (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call 01983 567331.