Business Studies Teacher, Portsmouth

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Ark Charter AcademyPortsmouth

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Ark Main scale 1-6: £24,313- £35,883
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Business Studies Teacher 

Our teachers are transforming lives and we support and develop them every step of the way

Start date: September 2019

Salary: Ark Main scale 1-6: £24,313- £35,883 

Contract: Permanent/ Part-time option available to be discussed with candidate 

Location: Charter Academy- Portsmouth 

Nearest train station/transport links: Portsmouth & Southsea 

Deadline: Sunday 23rd June 2019 

Ofsted: Good (2016)

Visits to our school are encouraged; to arrange, please call 02392 824204 or email 

Are you a passionate, motivated and inspiring Business Studies Teacher looking for your next career move? Join our school to help pave the way of success for students in the City of Portsmouth. As a Business Studies Teacher in Ark Charter Academy, you will deliver high-quality, rigorous lessons that drive achievement and inspire a love of learning that extends beyond the classroom.

We are seeking to appoint an inspiring and highly motivated teacher of Business Studies to deliver lessons to a number classes in Key Stage 4. Business Studies at Ark Charter Academy has seen consistent improvements in its popularity and results over the past few years and this post presents an exciting opportunity for somebody to embrace these improvements and contribute to the continued successes of the department.

You would be joining a department that is passionate about Business Studies within the curriculum and is keen to assist students with their academic success and improve their employability by developing their work skills through a carefully planned curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities.

The ideal candidate will share the belief that the successful development of a student reaches beyond their academic success and can achieve this through their knowledge of Business Studies.

Key responsibilities

  • Set high expectations so that all students are inspired, motivated and challenged to reach their full potential, and in doing so meet their progress and attainment targets
  • Plan and teach well-structured, differentiated lessons that are aligned to the agreed curriculum and cultivate every student’s intellectual curiosity
  • Use data to inform teaching and learning, identify areas for intervention and provide feedback to students, staff and families in order to promote progress and outcomes
  • Manage behaviour effectively to create a safe, respectful and nurturing environment so that students can focus on learning

We would love you to visit our school, and meet the students and staff which make the Ark Charter community such a welcoming place to work – contact or call 023 9282 4204 to arrange your visit.

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Ark Charter Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hyde Park Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, PO5 4HL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 23 9282 4204
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Charter Academy opened in September 2009, replacing St Luke’s C of E School. Charter Academy’s ambition is to offer its students outstanding academic opportunities. Charter Academy is a mixed, non-selective school, offering places to 11 to 18 year ol...