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Business Studies Teacher

Woodcote High School


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Outer London Pay Scale
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
Easter 2018 (September start considered)
Apply by:
29 January 2018

Job overview


Teacher of Business Studies Required from Easter 2017 (September start considered) Outer London Pay Scale 

Woodcote High School has long been a top choice for parents in the Coulsdon & Purley area of South London. Located in a pleasant suburban setting on the borders of Surrey, Sutton and Croydon, the school has a rural feel but is officially in the Outer London salary band.

Rated “good” by Ofsted in 2015 in all areas; inspectors praised our students as “attentive, hardworking and practically always keen to learn. They get down to work fast and keep going diligently”.

GCSE results are way above average and A level results are improving rapidly. Teachers rate Woodcote as an enjoyable place to work due to the “fabulous students and supportive colleagues”.

This is a terrific opportunity, due to a colleague gaining promotion, for an innovative teacher to join our forward-looking and successful Business Department. Business Studies is popular, expanding subject at both KS4 and KS5, in particular Year 10, where we have over 70% of the cohort choosing to study the subject. The department is well resourced and committed to developing its vision whereby all students fulfil their potential at the highest level of achievement. In 2017 A2 Business achieved a 100% pass rate with the majority of students reaching their ALPS target. 

Applications are encouraged and welcomed from both experienced teachers and NQTs. 

If you have energy and a passion for Business Studies then we would like to hear from you. Visits are encouraged so please telephone the school or email if you would like to arrange an informal visit, before you apply.

You can download all the details and an application form for this post from TES HireWire or  (click on staff vacancies link at the bottom of the home page). Alternatively you can telephone or email the school. 

Closing date for applications: Early applications are welcome but no later than 12 noon on Monday 29th January 2018. 

Please note that applications may be processed in the order they are received.


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About Woodcote High School

Since opening in 1957, Woodcote High School has constantly evolved and grown, whilst remaining at the forefront of educational developments in the area.

Exam results have for many years exceeded national and local averages, delivering a positive Progress 8 score. Other landmark achievements over recent years include significant building projects, the opening of a Sixth Form at the School, the opening of an international standard athletics facility (Track Coulsdon, in conjunction with South London Harriers and other funding partners) and the establishment of the Enhanced Learning Provisionfor mobility impaired students.

Woodcote is a busy community, with lots to offer our students. We encourage students to develop enquiring minds that in turn increases their enthusiasm for enrichment both in and out of the classroom. Those interested in music and performance deliver great seasonal productions, and benefit from a wide range of individual music tuition. Our world-class Track Coulsdon is at the heart of our great sport and PE facilities, and we have a full range of extra-curricular sport.

In the Sixth Form, in addition to the whole school enrichment programme, students have the opportunity to stand for student leadership positions, take part in charity events and lead assemblies for raising awareness on subjects they are passionate about. We also run a series of events where guest speakers are invited into school to speak to the student body.

For more information, see our school website:

Woodcote High School – Part of The Collegiate Trust

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