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Job details
Employer Shiplake College
Location Oxfordshire
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Head of Vocational Learning and

Teacher of Business Studies 

September 2017

Shiplake College is a dynamic and forward-looking school, rated Excellent in all ISI inspection categories, with an environment that values individuality and aims to bring out the best in all students. We have a very successful and expanding vocational qualifications department, covering business, sport, travel and tourism, music technology and from September 2017 engineering. As part of our continued growth we are seeking, not only an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher of Business Studies, but also someone who has the ability to lead and shape our provision of vocational learning. 

This is a superb opportunity for someone who has a passion for teaching and learning, strong subject knowledge and excellent interpersonal skills. You will have a proven track record of encouraging and inspiring young people in the classroom. Experience of delivering vocational courses will be an advantage.

Highly ambitious teachers who are early in their career, but have significant life experience in a business environment are welcome to apply for this leadership role.

The successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to become involved with the busy and varied co-curricular programme available to students. Shiplake has its own salary scale. Accommodation may be available onsite.

Further details and an application form may be obtained from 

Closing Date: Wednesday, 22nd March at 5pm.

Interviews: Week beginning 27 March.

Boys aged 11-18, Girls in Sixth Form, Day and Boarding

HMC, The Society of Heads, BSA

Shiplake College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts at College are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

About the employer

Shiplake College is a mixed, non-selective, Church of England secondary school with sixth form situated in Shiplake, Henley-on-Thames. It is an independent school. Smaller than the average school, Shiplake College will provide 450 places for secondar...

Information about Shiplake College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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