Teacher of Business Studies, Faversham

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The Abbey SchoolFaversham

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are offering an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious and inspirational practitioner with strong subject knowledge to join our excellent Business and Enterprise Department.

Our Business Studies department is composed of experienced, enthusiastic and engaging teachers. Business studies is a very popular subject a KS4 and KS5 offering a variety of BTEC, A Level and International Baccalaureate Diploma courses. 

The department has a purpose built environment for Business and Enterprise with facilities that include interactive white boards, computers, and a careers hub which hosts a professional business atmosphere.

The post would be an excellent opportunity for either an experienced teacher, or an NQT with the capacity to rise to the challenge of teaching A level. NQT's at the Abbey School will receive full support in their induction year and will benefit from our outstanding Coaching and Mentoring programme. In addition to this we offer an outstanding range of CPD opportunities for all staff.

Ofsted February 2017 confirmed the school continues to provide a good education for all of its pupils. They noted several strengths including “strong leadership, the quality of teaching, improving exam results, a vibrant sixth form, good behavior, and an excellent level of care and safety”.

We have an ambitious vision for our school driven by our excellent team to ensure our students experience as much Outstanding and Good practice as possible. In line with this we are looking for a candidate who can regularly deliver lessons to these standards.

The Abbey School is a wide ability 11-19 Academy of over 1000 students, with over 185 students in the sixth form. We are also an IBCP Centre and are currently oversubscribed in year 7. We have a very positive team with high staff morale. 

The school is situated on the rural outskirts of a small market town. We provide the highest quality value added education and excellent pastoral care for all students who feel secure and valued.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to join a team which is forward-thinking and focused on doing the very best for each and every student. 

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More about The Abbey School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: London Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 8RZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1795 532633
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