Teacher of BTEC Business, Manchester

Closing date:Expiring soon

Connell Co-op CollegeManchester

Date posted:
Start date: 20 August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers payscale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Connell Co-op College, Manchester  



Full time although could be flexible around hours

Required from 20th August 2020

A unique opportunity to be a catalyst for social change.

The Role

An outstanding opportunity for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and hard-working teacher of   BTEC Business to be part of the College’s journey to becoming a truly outstanding establishment. The successful candidate will be an inspirational teacher who can demonstrate passion, integrity and a genuine commitment to improving the life chances of all our students. Experience of teaching the subject to A level would be an advantage.

Please refer to our information pack for further information

Why work with us?

Our standards and expectations are high and you will be challenged to make a significant contribution to our continuing drive for excellence.  Our staff work tirelessly to instil in young people a self-belief which enables them to progress to the top universities, employers and apprenticeships.

In return an excellent career and professional development offer is at the heart of the College’s commitment to you. In addition you will have the opportunity to link with other Co-operative Academies across the North West. Our core co-operative values define us. Every member of staff follows our ‘Ways of Being’; 

• Do what matters most • Be yourself, always • Show you care • Succeed together.

Employee benefits include:

• Local government pension scheme

• Childcare vouchers

• Co-operative flexible benefits, including cycle to work

• Co-operative credit union

• Health-care cash-back scheme

• Season ticket & rental deposit loans

• Discount on various Co-op branded products

Connell Co-op staff have the rare opportunity to be a catalyst for social change by transforming the lives of the young people in the communities that we serve.  Small class sizes and access to the full range of learning resources empowers our teachers to add significant value to every student and ensure that they enjoy learning, excel in their chosen subjects and exceed prior expectations.  If you share our belief that poverty and deprivation should never limit the quality of a young person’s educational experience or their levels of achievement, then we would love to hear from you.

Application form, job description and person specification can be found on our website: www.connell.ac.uk.  Completed applications should be returned via email to Chris Butterfield (PA to the Principal): chris.butterfield@coopacademies.co.uk 

The closing date for applications is 9:00am on Wednesday 26th February 2020.


This job description reflects the position at the present time and may be reviewed in consultation with the role holder in the future.  The appointment is subject to the current conditions of employment in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions. 

The Co-op Academies Trust, as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf”. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We value variety and individual differences, and aim to create a culture, environment and practices at all levels which encompass acceptance, respect and inclusion. All our colleagues are expected to demonstrate a commitment to co-operative values and principles.

More about Connell Co-op College
Phase: Further Education
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 19 years
Address: 301 Alan Turing Way, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M11 3BS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 231 9200
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Connell Co-op College is a 16-19 college in East Manchester. We first opened 2014 as Connell Sixth Form College next to Manchester City’s Etihad Campus and we have many links with the football club. Manchester City actually donated the land that the ...