Oxted School are currently offering teaching staff a recruitment allowance of £2,800pa* for the first year and a further retention payment for the second year. This allowance is available to experienced teaching staff and those looking to return to teaching and, is based on a two year commitment to join us and progress your career, as opportunities arise within The Howard Partnership Trust (*subject to terms and conditions).
We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Business Studies to join our thriving and dynamic Business department at Oxted School.
We are looking for an inspirational leader who is committed to bringing out the best in every student and wants to inspire the next generation.
Since September 2013 Oxted School has benefitted from working closely with The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT) and in September 2015 this was formalised as Oxted became an Academy and joined THPT. This has already enabled Oxted to accelerate its school improvement journey and realise its aim of ‘Bringing out the Best’ in all our students.
Oxted School's attainment record is securely good and at KS4 the school has been on a journey of improvement over the last three years. We offer: an outstanding professional development programme, a successful, supportive and highly strategic Senior Leadership Team andan opportunity to be part of a dynamic and developing organisation, effective PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance.
THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust. THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes, and much more.
You are welcome to request a tour of the school.
Please note that applications received will be sent directly to the Senior Leadership Team.
Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
The Howard Partnership Trust is school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.