Enthusiastic Teacher of Business (Maternity Cover)
Collingwood College is a High-Performing Specialist Academy for Technology and Applied Learning and a “Good School with Outstanding Leadership and Management” (OFSTED January 2017).
We are looking for a motivated, dynamic and dedicated Business Education practitioner with the vision to inspire learners in this exciting and expanding area. The successful candidate will be part of an experienced a team of tutors based in our state of the art sixth form centre.
You will join a large Vocational and Business Education Department offering GCSE, A Level and BTEC qualifications across a range of subject areas. The post offers flexibility to either specialise in one qualification or deliver a wider range of subjects. In the first instance you will deliver our popular and successful GCSE Business course with an option to teach A level or BTEC if desired. Applicants who wish to teach ICT would also be considered. Applications are welcome from NQTs or experienced teachers. The college has an Applied Learning specialism.
CPD is an integral part of teacher training, and Collingwood College prides itself on continuing learning, ensuring a high level of expertise and enabling our staff to keep their professional knowledge and skills up-to-date. All new staff are provided an induction programme which includes an induction day and then bi-weekly twilight sessions, tailor-made for new staff. Our NQTs are also put on a twilight programme running throughout the year providing them with the tools to thrive in their NQT year. Running parallel to these sessions, we also offer weekly twilight sessions to all staff, and these courses are driven by are appraisal process, to fulfil the specific needs of our teaching staff here at Collingwood.
Applications would also be welcomed from those wishing to return to work following a career break.
Excellent remuneration for the right candidate.
Please note: where the response to an advertisement has been exceptional, occasionally shortlisting and interviews may be arranged at short notice or prior to the closing date. Candidates are therefore, encouraged to submit their application forms as soon as possible.
Safeguarding Recruitment Statement: Collingwood College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.