Teacher of Business

Q3 Academy Great BarrSandwell

Q3 Academy Great Barr is a highly successful, oversubscribed Academy located in Great Barr, committed to raising achievement and curriculum innovation. Our GCSE headline results continue to be among the best in Sandwell, and this success is underpinned by a relentless focus on raising standards, developing the whole child and improving the quality of teaching and learning.

We are seeking a self-motivated, creative and inspiring teacher who has experience in curriculum planning and delivery of Business across Key Stages 4 and 5. You will be an outstanding teacher who is passionate about your subject and able to inspire and motivate students to learn, along with collaborate with other teachers in the delivery of an engaging curriculum. Experience in A Level Accountancy and/or Economics would be an advantage.   

The successful candidate will be joining one of our most popular and consistently high achieving departments, with approximately half of the Sixth Form choosing Business subjects as one of their A Levels and 40% of students at Key Stage 4 as one of their GCSE options. This is an excellent opportunity for somebody who is looking to develop their career by experiencing a wide range of courses and working with large cohorts of students. 


The Academy is looking for someone who has:

• Excellent subject knowledge in Business and a background knowledge in Accountancy or Economics would be an advantage;

• A track record of inspiring students in Business, enabling them to achieve outstanding results;

• Inspiring and creative ideas to make Business accessible to a range of abilities;

• The ability to understand and work with assessment data to monitor and intervene as appropriate with students.


Your key responsibilities will include:

• Teaching Business (and related subjects) across Key Stages 4 and 5;

• Working with others to improve outcomes and life chances for every learner in each teaching group benchmarked against national criteria and data;

• Delivering, planning and preparing lessons in accordance with the planned curriculum;

• Contribution to curriculum design within Business;

• Working as part of an exceptional team that ensures creative and innovative learning and teaching occurs in every lesson;

• Being a Form Tutor.


Part time would be considered for the right candidate.


Q3 Academy offers excellent CPD and career opportunities for staff at every stage of their career.


Details of this post are also available by visiting our website at www.q3academy.org.uk


Application process:

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This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement of this role.

Please note that you may be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 28 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check (DBS), satisfactory employment references, identification and qualification checks, which will be required prior to commencing duties to establish the suitability of the candidate.

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