Curriculum Director of Business, Accounting and Economics, London

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CATS College LondonLondon
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: To be confirmed
Contract term: Permanent

CATS College London is a dynamic and progressive international school, and is part of the prestigious Cambridge Education Group. The school enjoys an excellent reputation both within the UK and world-wide. The school is a positive and harmonious environment, with students making good progress. 

We are seeking applications from enthusiastic, hard-working and talented teachers or academic leaders who are seeking to develop their career in an international independent setting. If you are an outstanding teacher with high expectations, and a strong leader with vision and ambition to raise standards, then join us teaching bright, motivated students in the heart of London City. 

The appointed candidate will lead the Business Studies, Accounting and Economics Faculty (known as BAE) as we continue to build on the rich foundation of effective Learning and Teaching within each subject area. We follow a bespoke curriculum including iGCSE, A-level, the University Foundation Programme and the NCUK undergraduate programme. Business Studies and Economics are very popular subjects within the school: 66% of the student cohort is part of the Business, Accounting and Economics faculty, and 50% of our students progress onto a business/economics/ finance related degree at University. 

The appointed candidate will be leading a very supportive, committed and talented team of teachers who are passionate about their subject and who provide personalised learning experiences for our students. The faculty is a cornerstone of CATS College London’s curriculum and prides itself on good student progress, attainment and extracurricular offering such as Young Enterprise, ICAEW BASE competition, RES Economics Essay competition, Tutor2U conferences, Education in Action conferences, an Economics residential trip to Frankfurt etc. The faculty has organised over 10 internal workshops this academic year alone, led by various universities (Newcastle, Hult, Regents, Brunel, Royal Holloway, Queen Mary, SOAS, to name a few) that promoted employability skills, commercial awareness and preparation for university study. 

Following from exceptional past success, CATS College London will further specialise in Business/Economics education this September with the launch of Bloomberg and its embedment within the curriculum which will further enhance the academic experience of our students and preparing them for university. For August 2018, we are looking for a person who has: 

  • Subject specialism in Economics, with an ability to teach Business.  
  • Masters degree in Economics/ Business/ Finance.  
  • A belief in the ability of all students to achieve.  
  • A proven record as an excellent classroom practitioner.  
  • A commitment to raising student achievement.  
  • An ability to teach at all age groups, across a range of courses. E.g. iGCSE Business, A- level Business and Economics, Business and Economics University Foundation Programme and NCUK Business Management undergraduate programme. 

CEG is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Company also expects all staff and volunteers to share the Company’s commitment to Equal Opportunities within the workplace. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced CRB check. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicit

Please apply before Monday 4 June 2018, 9am

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Address: Part of Cambridge Education Group, 43-45 Bloomsbury Square, London, WC1A 2RA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7841 1580