Job details

Job details
Employer The Broxbourne School
Location Broxbourne, Hertfordshire EN10 7DD
Salary Appropriate point on the Main or Upper Pay Scale (including London Fringe Allowance)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts 1st September 2018

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Business Studies and Economics to join our successful school.  

 Business Studies is a very strong department which is held in high regard by pupils and parents.  Currently, 277 pupils study GCSE and BTEC Business, 33 pupils study BTEC Business Certificate/Diploma and 59 students study Business and Economics at AS/A-level.  

The Broxbourne School is an 11 – 18, co-educational, friendly and heavily over-subscribed all ability Academy school of 1270 pupils with 214 A-level students. We are situated just north of the M25 close to the train station with a fast service to London and Cambridge.  In 2017, 80% of pupils achieved a standard pass (4+) in both English and maths. 85% of all students achieved 4+ in English and 86% achieved 4+ in maths.  One in three grades were A*/A.  Thirty five students achieved 8 or more A*/ A grades.  Sixth form students achieved average points per subject entry of 38.4 points (nearly equivalent to a B grade).  A third of all grades were A*/A and over two thirds were A*/B.  The Business Studies department has four specialist teachers including a Head of Business Studies and Second in Business Studies.  

The school is committed to providing teachers with excellent resources, clerical support, LSA support and a disciplined environment.  The school is committed to continuing professional development and will support teachers wishing to complete a Masters in Education.  The school also operates an accelerated pay progression for exceptional teachers.  We offer an extensive NQT programme as well as future career development opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects anyone applying to work in our school to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks, including a satisfactory enhanced criminal records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring service.

About the employer

The aim of the school is to raise pupils' expectations and standards of achievement in a secure and supportive environment.  At Broxbourne we try to engage and involve all pupils, to enable all pupils to achieve up to and beyond their potential,...

Information about The Broxbourne School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

High Road
Broxbourne
Hertfordshire
EN10 7DD
United Kingdom
+44 1992 411061