Head of Department - Business Studies, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

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Chipping Norton SchoolChipping Norton, Oxfordshire
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS £26,716-£38,633
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Chipping Norton School is looking for the right person to take on the role of:  

Head of Department - Business Studies Permanent post 

Full time/part time 

MPS/UPS (£26,716-£38,633) and TLR2a (£2,666)     

The school is seeking a strong and committed practitioner to lead the Business Studies Department from September 2018.  The department has strong results at both KS4 and KS5.  The post will consist of teaching across all key stages which could also include A level Business and/or Economics, and the successful candidate will need to be skilled at making students feel engaged and motivated.    For the successful candidate there is the exciting prospect of further developing and shaping this curriculum area to prepare students, interested in this field, for entry to the ever changing workplace.  This may include a vision for the curriculum offer at GCSE and/or A level and there would certainly be the opportunity to realise this vision.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 18 May 2018 and interviews will take place on 24 May 2018. 

Visits, by arrangement, are warmly welcomed.  

Chipping Norton School and the River Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism; all staff must ensure that the highest priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard children and young people.  The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and obtain any other statutorily required clearance. Employment will also be conditional on the receipt of at least two acceptable references (one from current/latest employer) and evidence of the formal qualifications required for the role.  Chipping Norton School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Chipping Norton School
Address: Burford Road, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 5DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1608 642007