Teacher of Economics and Business

Queen Elizabeth High SchoolNorthumberland



This is an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to join Queen Elizabeth High School as it moves to a brand-new campus, co-locating with Hexham Middle School. Located in the beautiful market town of Hexham, the successful candidate will join a thriving, high achieving school, ranked 2nd in the North-East in the Sunday Times Parent Power listings for 2020-21. The school is focussed on delivering the highest standards of learning and teaching for all students.

Economics is popular, successful and achieves some of the best outcomes in the Northeast for sixth form.  Large numbers of students choose to study economics as one of their A Level options.  There will also be the opportunity to teach Business Education. You will be part of a small, friendly department where you will be able to work collaboratively with excellent teachers.

The staff at Queen Elizabeth High School are dedicated to getting the best outcomes for all their students. Relationships between staff and students are excellent and you would join a welcoming school community.

We are seeking a teacher who can inspire, motivate, and support all learners and is committed to delivering first class education. All teachers should be motivated, adaptable, imaginative, and keen to develop professionally.

QEHS is a flourishing 13-18 community high school with a current roll of 1300 including 378 in Sixth Form.  Further information about the school can be found on our website – www.qehs.net

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to obtain a satisfactory Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The permanent contract will commence on 1 September 2021.

The deadline for the post is 3:00 pm on Monday 17 May 2021.  We should be able to inform applicants by the Wednesday of that week  if you have been selected for interview.   

Please apply by submitting a covering letter and a completed application form and criminal records declaration form via email to rstokes@qehs.net.  If you wish to speak to someone regarding the vacancy please telephone Rachael Stokes, HR Assistant, on 01434 610362 or email rstokes@qehs.net .

Please note, we reserve the right to amend or withdraw this advert at any time.

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Queen Elizabeth High School


Queen Elizabeth High School
Whetstone Bridge RoadHexhamNorthumberlandNE46 3JBUnited Kingdom
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