Teacher of Business Studies - with possible course leader responsiblity, Surrey

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Reigate CollegeSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: GBP £24,763 - £40,888 per year (Up to Point PSP3 on the Sixth Form College's Teachers Pay Scale)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Post

The College is seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and hardworking teacher to join the highly successful and expanding Business Department.

The post is available from 1 September 2020 on permanent, full or part-time basis (between 57.14% to 100%). The full-time teaching contact time at Reigate College is 22.75 hours per week. A possible course leader responsibility is available for a suitably experienced applicant who is prepared to work 80% or more.

Our ideal person will be able to demonstrate a track record of success in delivering the highest standards and achieving outstanding results. The post holder must be confident in the use of information technology in all aspects of their work.   

The post would equally suit an experienced teacher or newly qualified teacher. 

The Department

The Department is housed in the Business Centre. All classrooms are fully equipped with data projectors, white boards and PCs for all students. The department also has access to mobile learning technologies to further enhance learning.

The Department teaches in a collaborative style, with all staff contributing to central teaching resources. Students regularly progress onto university courses for Business, Accountancy, Marketing, Finance and Events Management. Students also progress to apprenticeships and sponsored degree programmes with national and international organisations including KPMG, Nestle and Fidelity.

The Department is the largest in the College with fifteen current members of teaching staff. The Department works closely as a team in a friendly and co-operative manner. Strong emphasis is given to mutual support by the exchange of ideas and materials.


The Department offers BTEC Level 3 Business (both one and two A Level equivalents), BTEC Level 2 Business and A Level Business.


The full-time salary for this post is up to £40,888 per annum. A responsibility alallowance of £1,296 per annum is available for a suitably experienced applicant.


Applicants are asked to complete and return the enclosed application form to the Personnel Department by email to jobs@reigate.ac.uk as soon as possible, but no later than 9.00am on Monday 6 April 2020.

When completing their application, candidates are asked to indicate:

• BTEC Results (Distinction * - Merit grades, retention, value added)

• A Level Results (A*-B grades, retention, value added)

• Which specifications you have taught

• Particular strengths, experiences and interests that you would bring to this post

• What you are able to bring to College life outside of your teaching commitment

• Whether you wish to work full or part-time, and if part-time, what percentage

Reigate College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. These posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Reigate College
Phase: Further Education
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Castlefield Road, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 0SD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1737 221118
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About the College  

Reigate College is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational, sixth form college situated in Reigate, Surrey. It educates students from 16-19 years on a single site, recruiting approximately 35% of learners from local partne...