Head of Economics, Reading

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The Abbey School ReadingReading

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The Abbey School follows the National Teachers’ Salary Scale up to Upper Pay Scale 3, with an additional Abbey Allowance.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Head of Economics

Date: From September 2018

Salary: The Abbey School follows the National Teachers’ Salary Scale up to Upper Pay Scale 3, with an additional Abbey Allowance.

Contract Type: Full Time

Contract Term:  Permanent

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an outstanding teacher of Economics to join and lead a successful and committed department, teaching academic and well-motivated girls. The successful candidate will have high academic and professional standards and be committed to building on the strength of the subject in the Sixth Form. She/he will have the experience or the potential to be a capable and energising leader and should expect to teach the subject both at A Level and as part of the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme.

The Economics Department at the Abbey School prides itself on its high standards and its excellent examination results. The successful applicant would be expected to maintain this tradition and to foster varied teaching and learning methods within a stimulating classroom environment as well as developing and being involved in extra-curricular and enrichment opportunities. 

To find out more about our lively and well resourced school and for a full job description and an application form, please visit our website: www.theabbey.co.uk.

Interviews will only be arranged following our receipt of a completed application form. 

For enquires please contact: recruitment@theabbey.co.uk

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Abbey School Reading
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: 17 Kendrick Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 5DZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9872256
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The Abbey School is an independent, all-through day school for girls in Reading, Berkshire. There are around 1,105 girls on the school roll, between the ages of 3 and 18. 

The Abbey School was founded in 1887 and moved to its current site in 190...