Teacher of Business, Bedford

Closing date:

Bedford AcademyBedford

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018 (July start for available for NQTs)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (Plus Bedford Academy Weighting)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

A fantastic opportunity to join our talented business team! Business Studies is a popular, growing subject and plays a key part in our exciting curriculum offer. This post is suitable for a talented new teacher or an outstanding practitioner looking for a new challenge. For us building the right team is important.

As a Business Teacher working within our Maths & Business Learning Village, you will be part of a highly successful and experienced team developing fresh ideas to embed students’ skills. You will be able to teach across the full age range in this increasingly popular subject area. You will also have the opportunity to be part of the development of enrichment activities in business, enterprise and across the Academy.

Bedford Academy is a good school with outstanding leadership (Ofsted October 2015) with an ‘exemplary’ NQT programme. We are on an exciting journey to be an outstanding school, with a rapidly increasing student roll and a dedicated, successful staff team. We moved to our brand new building in 2012 with superb ICT and teaching facilities. In June 2017 Bedford Academy formed HEART Academy Trust with 3 other local schools.

There are significant opportunities for your development through the HEART Academies Trust family of schools and this role will prepare you, should you wish, for a career within the Family. HEART academies Trust is committed to provide high quality professional development for all staff.

We wish to appoint someone who has:

  • Excellent teaching, reflective and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work as part of teams and be flexible
  • High quality organisational skills
  • The ability and drive to improve all student outcomes
  • Good subject knowledge

As a member of Bedford Academy staff team we can offer:

  • Excellent professional development opportunities and career progression
  • A friendly and supportive working environment
  • Opportunities to play a strategic role in the evolution of Bedford Academy
  • A modern, state of the art working environment

If you are passionate about improving outcomes for students and you are looking for an exciting opportunity to have a real impact in a fast-paced, innovative environment, then this could be the job for you. 

Bedford Academy is committed to safeguarding the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to CRB checks and excellent references.

Further details about the Academy can be found on our website (below) and for further details about the post please contact vacancies@bedfordacademy.co.uk .

www.bedfordacademy.co.uk


Closing Date: Wednesday 18th April



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Mile Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9TR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1234 301500
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Bedford Academy is a dynamic institution breaking new ground with state-of-the-art facilities and a 100% commitment to student learning and progress.

Our new light and airy building is reminiscent of a University and provides a calm and inspiring lear...