Head of Business Studies, Medway

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Greenacre AcademyMedway
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Start date: 01/05/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS or UNQ
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Business  Studies

Employer: Skills for Life Trust 

Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR

Location: Chatham, Kent 

Contract: Permanent 

Hours: 32.5 hours per week. Full Time Teaching Role. 

Does the idea of working in a highly supportive all-boys secondary school appeal to you? 

Greenacre is the founder school of a strong multi-academy trust, we thrive on being an excellent employer and provide the highest level of support and development for our staff.


Age range: 11-18 years

Number on roll in years 7-11 = 925

Number on roll in the PGW Joint Sixth Form = 350   

We would like to welcome you to Greenacre Academy, a single sex secondary boys school with a large joint sixth form in partnership with the neighbouring girls school. The academy is the founder school of a multi academy trust, offering many more professional and developmental opportunities for staff across the trust. 

Head of Business  Studies - Required to start ASAP

We are seeking a talented teacher of Business and ICT who is able to inspire our students to build the necessary skills for their future careers. 

This is an all-boys secondary academy in Medway where you will work alongside a strong and motivated team, who are committed to ensuring that our pupils make outstanding progress.  The wellbeing of staff is highly important to us and we are innovative in our reduction of workload for teachers.

We can offer:  

•Free Private Healthcare Cover

•A laptop

•Outstanding resources

•A particularly supportive environment

•Excellent CPD opportunities

•Teachers Pension Scheme

•Staff Fitness Classes 

Our students have demonstrated consistently strong improvements over a sustained period and we are always keen to innovate to deliver the very best education for our pupils. 

Our recent OFSTED in May 2018 resulted in a continued GOOD rating and commented that, “Leaders set high expectations for behaviour and academic progress. As a result, the school is a calm and purposeful learning environment. The Headteacher successfully supports the well-being of staff.” 

The Skills for Life Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check) and the receipt of two satisfactory references.  

Use the link below to view the Greenacre Academy video on YouTube. 


To arrange an informal visit, please contact Mr Dan Wise on 01634 861593 or wised001@sflt.org.uk


Please submit your application as soon as possbible as interviews may be held before the closing date.

Closing Date:  25 April 2019 

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More about Greenacre Academy
Address: 157 Walderslade Road, Walderslade, Chatham, Kent, ME5 0LP, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1634 861593