Secondary Teacher of Economics/Business Studies, Madrid

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Hastings SchoolMadrid

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Hastings School Madrid1000 students ⎮ 40 nationalities ⎮ 5 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 in central Madrid and has nearly 1000 pupils. Hastings School follows the National Curriculum for England and also teaches in Spanish the two compulsory subjects indicated by the Spanish Ministry of Education. 

The school follows a creative, topic curriculum in the Primary section based on stories from all over the world. In the Secondary section pupils prepare for IGCSE examinations, AS and A Levels within the British system  as well as Spanish university examinations.

Hastings School is looking to appoint a full time Secondary Teacher of Economics and Business Studies from 1st September 2018. The ideal candidate will hold a minimum of a relevant degree in Economics and /or Business Studies and a UK approved PGCE. A minimum of 2 years experience teaching these subjects to IGCSE, and AS/A2 level is required with evidence of excellent exam outcomes. Ability to teach Geography in KS3 an advantage. Bespoke semi-individualised tracking of students using baseline data to achieve outstanding outcomes and strong IT skills (including VLEs, Microsoft classroom, touch-screen casting and the SIMS MIS system) is essential.

We can offer:

  • Reputation of academic excellence
  • Central location in Madrid
  • Confident, resilient, welcoming students
  • Lively, committed staff

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

This post is based at the Lorenzo Solano Tendero site.


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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 ...