Programme Leader in Economics, Devon

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Exeter CollegeDevon

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Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £22,034-£35,456
Contract term: Permanent

An exceptional opportunity has arisen to join Exeter College to teach the thriving subject of Economics A Level. Economics is taught within the Outstanding Faculty of Maths and Science and is currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. The faculty was awarded grade 1 in the Ofsted inspection in 2014 and has continued to grow its range of provision with improved Achievement and Value-Added ever since. We are primarily based in new purpose-built facilities in the Maths and Science Centre. The faculty delivers a range of maths and science courses at levels two and three including GCSEs, A levels, BTEC Applied Science, IB science and maths courses, Access to HE and Apprenticeships at levels 3 and 4. You will be joining an experienced, supportive Programme Leader for Economics with a passion for the subject and a strong commitment to sharing ideas and resources. You will also benefit from extensive support within the faculty including a mentor, Tutorial Lead and Advanced Teaching Practitioner.

As a Programme Leader you will work with the support of a Team Leader to carry out teaching and tutorial duties and will have the opportunity to take on responsibility for an aspect of Economics delivery. This role is currently anticipated to primarily deliver Economics content at level 3 for A level.

Experienced teachers or entrants to the profession are invited to apply; we will be seeking to appoint a teacher with the greatest ability, enthusiasm and commitment to excellence in the classroom. Ability to teach another curriculum area is welcome but not essential. 

Part time applications will also be considered for this post.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.

We do not accept CVs, no agencies please. 

Exeter College is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community.

To apply for this post please visit our website at

The closing date for receipt of completed application is Thursday, 22 August 2019.

Interviews: Tuesday, 3 September 2019

Exeter College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

More about Exeter College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16 - 18 years
Address: Hele Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4JS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1392 400500
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Exeter College is a further education institution in the city of Exeter, Devon, catering for between 10,000 and 12,000 students.  More than 40 AS and A2 subjects are available to 16-18s, alongside the International Baccalaureate and more than 90...