Head of Business & Economics, West Berkshire

Closing date:

The Willink SchoolWest Berkshire

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Start date: September 2020 (or earlier)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR plus Management Allowance 2 (TLR2b £4,654)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We require an inspirational and committed colleague with a real interest in the provision of quality and imaginative teaching to lead the Business and Economics team within our Digital & Commerce Faculty. Business Studies is taught at GCSE and A Level. Economics is taught at A level and the ability to teach this subject is an advantage. An interest in teaching a second subject e.g. media or IT/Computing would be desirable, though not essential. The role also includes undertaking some leadership responsibilities across the Faculty.

The Willink is a high performing and oversubscribed school. As a Teaching School and lead school for the Möbius Maths Hub we can offer the successful candidate excellent support and professional development. The school’s most recent Ofsted judgment in June 2019 was exceptionally strong. The school has 1140 students on roll including 170 in the Sixth Form, and is situated in a pleasant semi-rural setting south west of Reading. 

For further information please visit the school website or contact Mrs Lin Bailey, Business Support Manager,  lbailey@willink.w-berks.sch.uk  Tel 0118 983 2030. For an in formal conversation contact Head of Faculty, Laura Close lclose@willink.w-berks.sch.uk 

Closing date: Monday 30 March 2020.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicants will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Further information can be found at www.homeoffice.gov.uk 

More about The Willink School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: School Lane, Burghfield Common, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 3XJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 118 983 2030
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