Casual Teacher - Business (AAT), Gateshead

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Gateshead CollegeGateshead

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Casual Teacher
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: No

Overview of post

We are looking for a teacher to work within our Business Department based at our Baltic Campus who will be responsible for the delivery of AAT/Accountancy qualifications and apprenticeships at Level 3 and 4. The successful candidate will be able to teach advanced bookkeeping, final accounts preparation, management accounts, costing, indirect tax, ethics for accountants and spreadsheets for accounting.

This is a key position within the department, requiring an individual who has a strong industry background in accounts/business, a strong work ethic and a passion for teaching. We are looking for a dynamic, pro-active and inspiring individual who can motivate our students to make excellent progress towards their academic and career ambitions.

You should hold a Level 4 qualification in AAT or a Degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent as well as a recognised teaching qualification. The post holder should also hold a qualification in assessing and quality assuring vocational achievement. A vocational background in AAT/Finance would be an advantage.

We would welcome applications from individuals who are keen to work for an outstanding organisation where we will shape and nurture our students to be the most highly prized in the jobs market.

If the above is something that interests you please read the full job description and person specification, if you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply now including a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role.  This vacancy will remain open until a suitable candidate has been sourced. 

Once you have submitted your online application you will receive an acknowledgement email from  All candidates will be notified of the outcome of their application by email. If you are short-listed, the email will provide you with everything you need to know about the selection process. You are encouraged to check your emails regularly.

About the College

As an outstanding organisation and business (Ofsted 2015) we pride ourselves on the very highest standards and look to recruit people to join our team who share our passion for ensuring that our students have the best possible opportunity to secure a prosperous future. We have been ranked the best performing college in England for post 16 education and training.  In 2018, the college was named the Top Company to Work For in the North East and also Best Not-For-Profit company in the region.* We provide education with employment edge; it is one of the things that sets us apart from other colleges and has made us so successful.  

*Awarded by NCJ Media – Best Place to Work North East 2018

Gateshead College take all reasonably practicable measures to reduce the risks presented to employees undertaking business-driving duties as part of their role to an acceptable level as required under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. If you are required to drive as part of your role, it is essential that you provide us with a copy of your Business insurance certificate, and a copy of your driving license and vehicle check.

Our Benefits

We also have excellent benefits to offer with this role; a career average pension with Teachers Pension Scheme, a fantastic rewards scheme on discounts at a host of retailers exclusively for Gateshead College employees, free gym membership, on-site parking, and many more!

Gateshead College is committed to Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding the Welfare of Children, Young People and Adults at Risk.

More about Gateshead College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Baltic Campus, Quarryfield Road, Baltic Business Quarter, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 3BE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 191 4900300
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