Salary: Grade 5 £18,879 (point 13) to £21,260 (point 19) per annum - actual salary to reflect term time working.
35 hours per week, term time only plus 1 week (i.e. 39 weeks per academic year)
Manchester Health Academy has a great opportunity for a fluent speaker ofSpanishto join and assist our Modern Foreign Languages Department from September 2020.The successful candidate will be required to work with individuals and small groups of students, ensuring that they are exposed to a high quality of spoken and written language. They will assist the teacher with planning and assessment and will play a key role in promoting the culture of Spain throughout the Academy and with our partner primary schools.
The role is subject to a 6 month probation period.
What we're looking for
Suitable candidates will have previous experience of working with children/young people in an educational setting. You must be able to co-ordinate and organise resources effectively and possess the ability to motivate students, acting as a positive role model for individuals and groups of students. Fluency in Spanish is essential, and the ability to speak French would be desirable (though not essential).
As a member of the Academy's Student Support Team you will support our students to achieve their challenging targets. This is an exciting opportunity to work as a member of a highly committed and talented team where collaboration and team work are essential. We are looking for enthusiastic, committed, staff who will go the extra mile.
Manchester Health Academy opened in September 2009 and is sponsored by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. In September 2010 the Academy moved into a £20 million state-of-the-art building and to accommodate a growing student population we have just completed a further £10 million expansion project.
Our vision is to combine education and health in transforming the futures of our young people.
We are on the journey to becoming the provider of choice in a secondary setting and the hub of our local community and are seeking exceptional and inspiring individuals to join our committed team.
Why work for us?
In return we will promise you a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and encouraged to take a leading role in the development of the Academy vision and strategy. You will also have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression.
Additional benefits to working at MHA
- Excellent local government pension scheme
- Free parking
- Free use of the community gym facilities
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Short commute to city centre with excellent tram links on the doorstep of the Academy
We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
How to apply -
information for applicants
Completed application forms are to be emailed by the closing date/time to: email@example.com. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Closing date: 1 June 2020 - 9 am
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We therefore follow safer recruitment procedures and successful candidates are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service, along with other pre-employment checks.
Closing Date: 01 June 2020 09:00
Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/6909-174S