Programme Leader - Business and Economics, Harrogate

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Harrogate Grammar SchoolHarrogate

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £24,373 - £40,490
Contract term: Permanent

Programme Leader – Business and Economics

Permanent, Full Time

Required from September 2020

Salary is in line with National Pay Scales + TLR allowance

A wider reward package of staff benefits available

This is a superb opportunity for an outstanding practitioner with the skills, energy and creativity to inspire, motivate and challenge students, to join our highly talented faculty. If you are looking to develop your leadership and teaching experience within an outstanding school with great facilities, this is the job for you! 

Harrogate Grammar School is a renowned state 11-18 mixed comprehensive school rich in history, dating back to 1903. With over 2000 students and 260 staff at our school, our reputation for excellence is widely recognised and we have an absolute commitment to ensuring that all our young people benefit from what the school has to offer. Every child really does matter and we work hard to encourage students to be the best that they can be. We want all our students to become kind, healthy, knowledgeable and productive individuals who go on and make a profound contribution to society. 

As our Programme Leader of Business and Economics within the Social Sciences Faculty, you will work with, and line manage a team of dedicated and talented teachers. The faculty prides itself on the creative and inclusive curriculum it offers across GCSE and GCE courses. Our Social Science Faculty aims to be one of the main strengths of the school and we aim to make sure that the students are successful and well prepared for the future within a framework of enjoyment and endeavour.

What can Harrogate Grammar School offer you?

  • A clear set of school values and a strong culture of respect which underpins everything we do, making our school a fantastic place to work
  • Great facilities, resources and a positive working environmen
  • A supportive culture offering a wide range of wellbeing initiatives
  • Ongoing opportunities for CPD across the school and wider Trust
  • Engaged students who enjoy their learning

We now want your help to enable us to go beyond ‘outstanding’ and help us to live up to our motto of ‘excellence for all.’

If we can help in providing any other information you might need in advance of your application, please contact the HR team: email: or Tel: (01423) 535222. We welcome applicants of all ages, cultures and backgrounds.  

For more details and access to our on-line application form, please visit  

Closing Date: 9am 25th February 2020

Interviews are provisionally planned for Monday 3rd March 2020

Harrogate Grammar School, as part of Red Kite Learning Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.  Headteacher: Mr N Renton.

More about Harrogate Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Arthurs Avenue, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 0DZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1423 531 127
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