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Teacher of Business Studies

Grove AcademySlough

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Teacher of Business Studies

Grove Academy, Slough

Required September 2021

An exciting post has become available at our state-of-the-art school. This is a unique opportunity for a forward-thinking educator to contribute to create a powerful and effective learning environment for our inclusive community.

At Grove Academy we believe our best resource is our teachers.  We are looking to appoint a great professional to join our Secondary Team, who will be fundamental to our continued success as we settle into our new building. We are all about doing whatever we need to support the success of all of our learners and are committed to ensuring we create an environment where all can thrive.

2021 will be our first year of offering Business Studies, so we are looking for a teacher with the drive and commitment to build this important subject from the ground up. An ability to teach a second subject is required.

Grove Academy is a new and expanding free school which opened in September 2017 and is the first all-through school to open in Slough. We have just moved into our permanent site and are excited to be fully resources for a rich and broad curriculum.

We are looking for someone who:

• Has a proven track record of delivering outstanding results

• Is flexible in their thinking and willing to trial new ideas

• Is a team player who puts the success of all learners at the heart of all that they do

• Is passionate about ensuring every student meets their potential

• Has excellent subject knowledge and a commitment to developing economic well-being

What we can offer:

• A brand-new state of the art building

• The opportunity to work with our diverse community

• A welcoming supportive team

• A high-quality programme of professional development

• A laptop

• On site and remote technical support

• Access to our employee assistance programme, including Cycle to Work scheme, confidential counselling service, discounted gym memberships and supermarket discounts.

If you feel excited about joining our team and can commit to our relentless drive in improving life chances for our young people then we would love to hear from you.

Please visit our website for more information and the applicant information pack and application form or click on the links on the TES website.

The supporting statement should reference the job description and the following two questions

• What passion and experience will you bring to the department?

• How will you enrich the lives of our learners?

Applications without a supporting statement will not be considered.

All completed applications should be returned to Carolyn Daniel, HR Manager at

Closing date – Wednesday 24th February

Interviews  - Week beginning March 1st

Please contact the school if you would like to arrange a meeting with one of our leadership team to discuss the role further.

Grove Academy is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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