Head of Secondary Sport, Madrid

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Hastings SchoolMadrid

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Start date: 26/08/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Hastings School Madrid 

1080 students ⎮ 40 nationalities ⎮ 6 sites ⎮ 1 school 

Founded in 1971 and opened as a family-oriented British School, it was one of the first of its kind in Madrid. Today, it is based on five sites, the sixth opening September 2019,  in central Madrid and has over 1000 pupils. 

Hastings School follows the National Curriculum for England. At Primary we follow a creative, topic curriculum based on stories from all over the world. At Secondary level pupils prepare for IGCSE, AS and A Level examinations. Most pupils go to either British or Spanish universities. 

Hastings School is looking to appoint a full time Head of Secondary Sport from 26th August 2019. Candidates will hold a relevant degree and a UK approved PGCE or international equivalent. An ability to teach PE and IGCSE PE is required.

We can offer: 

• Reputation for academic excellence 

• Central location in the wonderfully diverse city of Madrid (300 blue sky days!) 

• Confident, resilient, welcoming students 

• Lively, committed staff 

• Career development opportunities 

Please see information pack below for further details and visit the website to learn more about our school. 


Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.

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More about Hastings School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Secondary, Calle Lorenzo Solano, Tendero, 11, Madrid, 28043, Spain.
Telephone: +34 91 359 06 21
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Hastings School is a co-educational independent British school in Madrid for pupils aged 2 to 18. Part of Cognita, one of the world’s largest families of schools, Hastings School fosters academic and co-curricular excellence alongside a truly interna...