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Business Studies / Computing Teacher

Southfields AcademyWandsworth

Who we are:

We are a successful, dynamic and forward thinking Business Studies and Economics department with a strong emphasis on developing teachers. The team are constantly reflecting and sharing ideas and are aided by a Head of Department and members of the Senior Leadership Team to encourage and facilitate this behaviour. Our success rates in GCSE, A Level and Vocational Business and Economics are strong and uptake at both KS4 and KS5 are high.

The department prides itself on its innovation and excellence in moving practice on to support student development.

Southfields Academy offers a comprehensive and well thought of support programme for Early Career Teachers led by Senior Staff and Lead Practitioners.

Southfields Academy is a thriving non-selective secondary academy located in south west London, with excellent facilities and set in attractive grounds.

Who we are looking for:

We are looking for a motivated and inspiring teacher who is a specialist in Business Studies and will be able to teach their specialism to students of all abilities up to A Level / Level 3. The ability to teach Computer Science up to Key Stage 3 is essential.  Candidates will need excellent planning skills, good classroom management and be able to teach in a variety of teaching and learning styles. This post would suit an Early Career Teacher or an experienced teacher. We are mostly looking for a like-minded candidate whose philosophy of education is based on developing Business and Economic education and thinking and who is prepared to deliver this to students from a wide range of backgrounds.

The Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, marital status, disability or age. All applicants are considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the job. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Academy will only accept applications directly from candidates themselves. Please no agencies.

If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume you were unsuccessful on this occasion.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this post early, should we receive a high volume of applications.

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