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Employer Harris Academy South Norwood
Location Croydon
Salary MPS (Outer London) + Harris Allowance £1,500 + Health Cash Plan + Harris Benefits
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Harris Academy South Norwood amalgamated with Harris Academy Upper Norwood in September 2014 to create one academy operating across two sites. The leadership group and teaching staff work across both sites. We have one Governing Body. In the next two years, as the academy continues to grow, we will have over 2,500 students including 500 in the 6th form.   

We are looking for a teacher who is a strong practitioner with a passion for Business to join our outstanding team at Harris Academy South Norwood.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a creative and dynamic qualified teacher who will be able to contribute to the development of the Business Studies curriculum at KS3/4 and 5. Ideally, you will also have experience of teaching accounting. 

Strong subject knowledge and being able to teach up to and including A-level is essential. The appointed candidate will be well supported by an excellent induction programme and access to excellent facilities for teaching and learning. You must hold QTS or equivalent.

For NQTs, we provide our highly successful Harris Federation NQT programme where you will train alongside other NQTs from across the Federation. This enables aspiring teachers to support and learn from each other, in the true collaborative spirit of Harris. There is a structure of support and challenge with customised professional learning, and every NQT has a professional mentor.

Why work at Harris Academy South Norwood?

Harris Academy South Norwood is an Outstanding academy with excellent facilities for teaching and learning, operating across two sites and one Governing Body. We have the highest standards of behaviour and expectations and have been recognised by the DFE as being one of the best schools in England for our type of intake, and one of the most effective schools in the country. Our programmes for professionally developing staff are first class.

  • A dynamic curriculum, delivered through an ethos of business and enterprise and the very best in technology and resources across our two sites
  • A warm, ambitious family of staff and governors with a passion for learning
  • Excellent personal and professional development opportunities through the Harris Federation network
  • Generous Harris benefits and rewards package - see our benefits page for further information

For more information about this position or to arrange a visit to the academy, please email Elouise Gillette at GilletteE@harrissouthnorwood.org.uk or telephone 0208 653 1661 ext 205.

Interviews will be conducted as and when suitable applications are received, so you are encouraged to submit your application as early as possible.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE NOW.

Harris academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.

About the employer

Harris Academy South Norwood is an 11-18 Academy for 1,100 students that opened in September 2007, located in a purpose built, state-of-the-art new building.

Harris Academy South Norwood is an outstanding Academy and has excellent facilities for teac...

Information about Harris Academy South Norwood
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Cumberlow Avenue
South Norwood
London
SE25 6AE
United Kingdom
+44 20 8405 5100