Leadership Position - Business Studies / Economics Teacher
Closing date: 09:00 – 18 March 2019
Date posted: 01 March 2019 Salary: MPS/UPS (Outer London)
TLR up to £7,853 available
Start date: September 2019 Contract term: Permanent
Contract type: Full Time Suitable for NQTs: No
“Staff are proud of the work they do. Building on the long-standing traditions of the school, staff support the development of ‘courteous, respectful and calm’ young men, reflecting the school’s well-established values.”
[Ofsted Report – February 2017]
We wish to appoint a colleague to contribute to the continuing success of the students and who has the desire to work in a highly supportive working environment, in a Leading Edge school. This post carries a leadership responsibility which will be agreed on appointment and could be at Curriculum Leader or Deputy Curriculum Leader level, dependent on experience and aspiration.
We have a history of excellence and are a high-performing school. Across all measures, our boys significantly out-perform boys nationally. Our Progress 8 measure is over 0.5 higher than boys nationally and attainment measures are also excellent. Both economics and business studies are very popular subjects at Key Stages 4 and 5 and we also deliver highly successful vocational qualifications. Girls join the Sixth Form and many students further their studies at university.
Across the school, students benefit from our insistence on: high standards and achievement, an exceptional range of extra-curricular activities and the focus on traditional values. The school is in a period of growth and we have recently benefitted from 20 new teaching rooms and 4 new science laboratories.
We are an over-subscribed and popular boys’ school with a mixed Sixth Form. We are situated in a tree-lined neighbourhood of Isleworth, a vibrant area of West London. We are close to Osterley Park, a short hop from central London by tube or rail, and have easy access to the M3, M4 and Heathrow Airport.
Amongst other benefits, we offer:
• A full, bespoke induction programme
• On-going professional development with an individual CPD allowance
• State of the art touchscreen classroom technology and a laptop
• The opportunity to work with dynamic, innovative and supportive colleagues
• The opportunity to work with students that exhibit “outstanding” student behaviour
• The opportunity to work with a range of leading external partnerships
• A chef-led canteen service
• Access to schemes such as: childcare vouchers; cycle to work and free flu jabs.
Please click on ‘Quick Apply’ to submit your application. Further recruitment details are on our website www.isleworthsyon.org under ‘Staff Recruitment’.
Early application is encouraged, as we will undertake selection processes on receipt of completed forms.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other pre and post-employment checks.
More about Isleworth & Syon School
Type: Mainstream School Address: Ridgeway Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, TW7 5LJ
Phase: Secondary with Sixth Form Telephone: +44 20 8568 5791
Funding status: State – Academy http://www.isleworthsyon.org
Boys and mixed Sixth Form email: email@example.com
Age range: 11-18 years