Head of Economics and Business Studies, Bristol

Closing date:New this week

Bristol Grammar SchoolBristol

Date posted:
Start date: 01 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking an enthusiastic, ambitious and inspirational teacher to lead our committed and talented Economics and Business Studies department. The Head of Economics and Business Studies will be responsible for the leadership, oversight and good management of the Economics and Business Studies department. They will work with the departmental staff to ensure that the quality of teaching is at its very best, leading on new learning and teaching innovations in the subject, helping to facilitate all staff in the Department to discuss their teaching and develop new pedagogical techniques. 

The Economics and Business Studies Department nurtures a vibrant interest in the subjects and has a strong, sustained record of academic achievement. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a mixture of Economics and Business Studies and the allocation will include both GCSE and A level teaching. IB Economics was introduced from September 2018. As a department we offer a variety of co-curricular learning to complement academic lessons including the BGS Economics Society, Young Enterprise, BASE and numerous other external events. 

For more information, please see the job description. 

To apply please complete an application form and a monitoring form. This should be accompanied by a brief covering letter addressed to the Headmaster, Mr JM Barot. Please send to the HR Department, BGSHR@bgs.bristol.sch.uk (Bristol Grammar School, University Road, Bristol, BS8 1SR). Please note a PDF version of the application is preferable, however if you experience problems with the PDF, a word version is available. 

The closing date for applications is Friday, 18 January 2019, at 9am 

Interviews are currently planned for Monday, 4 February 2019. 



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: University Road, Bristol, BS8 1SR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 117 973 6006
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