Curriculum Area Leader for Business Studies, Farnham, Surrey

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Weydon SchoolFarnham, Surrey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Attractive - Weydon Teachers Pay Scale + TLR 2b (£4,528)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Weydon School is a large, ambitious and outstanding school in an unspoilt area of Surrey within easy reach of London. The Times has recently rated Weydon School 4th across the UK for 11-16 schools, and achievements in all subjects are exceptional.

Students are respectful and responsive, and are proud to uphold the strong values of the school. Colleagues and the leadership team are highly supportive, and all staff benefit from our extensive CPD programme organised in conjunction with our teaching school.

In recent years, the school has made a huge investment in new buildings and facilities. This includes our Business Studies learning area which is well equipped with ICT and iPads.

Business Studies is a successful and growing curriculum area within Weydon School, as it is becoming more and more popular each academic year. Students are extremely engaged in their learning around enterprise and entrepreneurship. 

We now need to ensure that our students are given further opportunity to experience business and enterprise across the curriculum, and in enrichment activities. We are looking for a capable and motivated Business Studies specialist, who can provide professional leadership and management of the curriculum area, and deliver GSCE Business Studies. 

There may be the opportunity for the successful applicant to introduce the option of GCSE Economics and BTEC Business Studies in the future.

Please call Kate Cooke on 01252 725052 for an informal chat or to arrange a visit.

For more information on Weydon School and what we can offer, please visit 

All applications must be made on the Weydon application form, including your supporting statement, and sent to

Closing date: 10am on Tuesday, 23rd April 2019. 

Interview date: w/c Monday 29 April 2019.

We reserve the right to close any vacancy earlier than the stated closing date should we receive sufficient applications; so please apply or get in contact without delay. 

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment procedures and an enhanced DBS check.


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More about Weydon School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Weydon Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8UG, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1252 725052
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Weydon is an outstanding school (Ofsted 2009) and it has a high academic success rate at both GCSE and Key Stage 3. We are consistently ranked in the top three of 11-16 comprehensives in the country, according to The Sunday Times Parent Power, with 8...