Head of Business Studies, Northampton

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Northampton AcademyNorthampton
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly Competitive + TLR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Full time MPS/UPS Highly Competitive + TLR

September 2018 start

We are looking for an ambitious and determined Head of Business Studies who can deliver an outstanding and innovative provision. You will bring leadership experience together with the skills to coach, support and direct staff and steer the strategic direction of Business Studies within the Academy. The successful candidate will be ready for a new challenge, with a flair for leading and motivating students and designing imaginative and stimulating schemes of work. Your belief in the potential of every student will shine through.

We need a committed professional looking for their next challenge, to help build on our success within this important subject and guide our positive, forward-thinking team to further success. The successful candidate will model good practice, lead the teaching of Business Studies at all levels. Accountable for student progress and development, the post-holder will inspire and build a supportive culture that values effort and achievement and ensures everyone, the team and students alike, can be the best they can be.

Northampton Academy is a transformational school serving a diverse community. We were proud to be judged 'good' by Ofsted in all areas in February 2016.  This is a great opportunity for someone intelligent, astute and ambitious to build on this foundation towards excellence and help us as we strive for excellence in everything we do.

Northampton Academy is part of United Learning, a unique group of independent and state schools working together to achieve the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education so that all young people are able to make a success of their lives. If we are to realise this vision, we need to make sure we attract, develop and reward the key ingredient – you.

Wherever your location, we invite applications experienced teachers looking for a new and highly desirable opportunity. 

We will offer:

· An exciting role in a successful oversubscribed academy;

· An opportunity to make a difference in the community;

· A personal induction programme;

· On-going professional training and development as well as networking opportunities throughout the group of academies and United Learning;

· A competitive salary, an on-site fitness centre, a commitment to your personal development and a flexible benefit scheme.

Closing Date: 12:00 noon on 20th April 2018

Interviews held: Week commencing 23rd April 2018

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More about Northampton Academy
Address: Wellingborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 8NH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 210017