Head of Business Studies, Wandsworth

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Ashcroft Technology AcademyWandsworth

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London Pay Scale + TLR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Head of Business Studies

  • Inner London Pay Scale + TLR
  • ATA Allowance £1000
  • 2% Attendance Bonus
  • Possible Recruitment Incentive and/or TLR
  • Onsite fitness and cardio suite

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified professional to lead the Business Studies department from September 2019. This post provides an excellent opportunity to work in a high-quality, well-resourced and supportive environment and be a part of a highly motivated and visionary team of teachers. 

Ashcroft Technology Academy: 

is graded an outstanding school (Ofsted 2015) with high standards of behaviour

is a highly successful and heavily over-subscribed school in Putney, south west London

provides excellent quality and well-resourced facilities

90% English and Maths GCSE at grade 4 or better in 2018, 52% achieved the EBACC qualification and we achieved a Progress 8 measure of +0.99.

has the highest performing Sixth Form in the Borough of Wandsworth for the past 5 years

offers both A-Levels and the International Baccalaureate in the sixth form

offers excellent opportunities for career development with a comprehensive NQT programme

is close to the A3, to East Putney tube station and Putney main line for easy commuting

If you would like to be a part of this team, further details and an application form are available from our website atacademy.org.uk or telephone us on 020 8812 3553.

You must complete the application form electronically and email it as soon as you are ready but no later than noon on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 to recruitment@ashcroftacademy.org.uk.  We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date where we find suitable applications and so we advise that applications should be submitted as soon as possible as we may choose to interview shortly after receipt.

All appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance. ATA safeguards children and actively promotes their welfare. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. ATA is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from minority groups. The school also has full disabled access.

More about Ashcroft Technology Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 100 West Hill, Putney, London, SW15 2UT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8877 0357
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Quotes from our recent Ofsted inspection (February 2015) when the Academy was graded to be "OUTSTANDING":

“Teaching is typically outstanding. Teachers have very high expectations. They enjoy positive and productive relationships with their students. ...