Huddersfield New College
Teacher of Business 1.0 FTE Permanent
This post is suitable for NQTs and experienced teachers.
We welcome applicants who are NQTs and will provide excellent support during your NQT year.
Start date: 21st August 2019.
Huddersfield New College is built on the belief that every student deserves an outstanding education with a clear focus on high aspirations, non-negotiable expectations and personalised challenge. Our staff work tirelessly to instil in young people a self-belief which enables them to progress to the top universities, employers and apprenticeships.
Huddersfield New College staff have the rare opportunity to be a catalyst for social change by transforming the lives of the young people in the communities that we serve. Working alongside caring, committed professionals, benefiting from an exceptional CPD programme and having access to the full range of state of the art learning resources empowers our teachers to add significant value to every student. Our teachers ensure that their students enjoy learning, excel in their chosen subjects and exceed prior expectations. If you share our belief that discrimination and deprivation should never limit the quality of a young person’s educational experience or their levels of achievement, then we would love to hear from you.
We are seeking to appoint well-qualified, enthusiastic and hard-working teachers to join this truly outstanding college. We welcome applications from both teachers at the start of their career and experienced practitioners. The successful candidate will be an inspirational teacher who can demonstrate passion, integrity and a genuine commitment to improving the life chances of all our students. Our standards and expectations are high and you will be challenged to make a significant contribution to our continuing drive for excellence. In return, we will ensure that you have the opportunity to constantly develop your professional practice, work alongside outstanding and supportive colleagues, and enjoy excellent staff benefits.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching and assessment on a range of courses within the department. Business and Travel is one of the highest performing departments in the college, the results are consistently above sixth form college averages both for raw outcomes and value added. The department is responsible for the successful delivery to 500+ students on business, travel and economics courses at Levels 1 – 3. Our provision is BTEC L1 Vocational Studies, BTEC L2 Business, BTEC L3 Business, BTEC L3 Travel, A level Business, and A level Economics. Please clearly identify in your application your experience within this range of provision, alongside any subject specialism.
The team consists of 15 exceptional teachers who work collaboratively to ensure that students receive an enjoyable, challenging learning experience and realise their full potential. The successful candidate will be joining a department where there is a strong ethos of team-work and a culture of mutual support and development. All courses have a full range of resources available for you to use and develop. As a new member of staff you will be assigned a supportive mentor and you will participate in the college’s outstanding CPD programme.
Closing date for applications: Monday 18th March at 13.30 pm.
Assessment Day: Wednesday 27th March.
Please visit the college website for more detailed information on working for HuddersfieldNew College.