Head of Economics, Woodford Green, Essex

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Woodford County High School for GirlsWoodford Green, Essex

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Start date: Required for September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Spine (Outer London) + TLR2a (£2,667) or 2b (£4,445)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for September 2018, a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to take responsibility for the delivery of Economics A-Level in this lively and high achieving girls’ selective school. Uptake of the subject is strong and girls regularly continue their study at university level.

The current post holder has also led on work-related learning (WRL) at Woodford, co-ordinating (with administrative support) our Careers (CEAG) programme, work experience, careers fairs and so forth. We were the first school in Redbridge to hold the Investors in Careers Award, a mark of the emphasis we put on CEAG provision. TLR 2b is available to an applicant able and willing to take on the same job description.

The school, identified by OFSTED as ‘outstanding’ (March 2009), encourages a wide range of extra-curricular activities. It provides a friendly working environment and offers established programmes of teacher induction and CPD.

Further information and an application form is available on the school website www.woodford.redbridge.sch.uk

Applications can be submitted by post or email (recruitment@woodford.redbridge.sch.uk) and must include the completed London Borough of Redbridge application form. Applications by CV will not be considered.

Please contact the school as soon as possible to discuss this vacancy. 

We hope to interview in the week beginning 21 May.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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More about Woodford County High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: High Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 9LA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8504 0611
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Woodford is a selective girls' grammar school of 877 pupils, including 278 in the Sixth Form.  Our catchment area includes the entire London Borough of Redbridge as well as part of neighbouring areas.  There are two single sex grammar schoo...