Teacher of Spanish

Type of Position:Teacher
Salary:Inner London MPS / UPS (Negotiable for exceptional candidates)
Start Date:September 2021
Closing Date: Monday 19th April 2021

About Us

Wembley High Technology College is one of the highest performing schools in the country. Nationally, the achievement of our pupils is exceptional; in 2019, our Progress 8 score of +1.58 has been recognised as the 4th highest in the country by the Department for Education. This progress from Key Stage 2 to GCSE has a transformative impact on our pupils’ life chances and last year, over 60% of pupils leaving us went on to Russell Group Universities to study a range of academic subjects. In September 2020, Wembley High has welcomed pupils from North Brent School in Year 7 while their new £27 million building is completed. The addition of a new school in our Multi-Academy Trust provides exciting development and leadership opportunities for staff in the years to come.

The MFL Department

We are looking for a teacher who can make a significant contribution to this strong and successful department and teach Spanish across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. At GCSE, almost all pupils study Spanish and the subject is a popular choice in the Sixth Form with many pupils going on to study related courses at university.  Many of our most able linguists complete their GCSE Spanish in Year 10 and study GCSE Portuguese in Year 11. French is also a popular optional subject at GCSE. The ideal candidate would also be able to offer either French or Portuguese to GCSE standard. As a top performing department within the school and country, pupils excel in GCSE Spanish; in 2019, 60% of our students achieved 9-7 grades and 81% of our students achieved 9-5.  At A Level in 2019 67% of students were awarded A*-B grades in Spanish. Across the school our A-level pass rate stands at 100% and 78% of exams were awarded A*-B grades.

Why Join Us

We welcome applications from qualified teachers and NQTs, as well as those who wish to train to teach. All teachers at Wembley High receive a comprehensive, structured training programme, delivered by highly trained mentors and bespoke to the individual’s needs. If you are keen to develop into an outstanding teacher, enjoy sharing best practice with a community of dedicated peers and believe that all pupils can and should succeed, we would love to hear from you.

For further information about the school, please see the new teacher information pack below. If you have any questions or queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us at

The deadline for applications is Monday 19th April 2021.

Wembley Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.  We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applicants. Early applications are encouraged and the Trust reserves the right to withdraw this post should an appointment be made early.


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