Teacher of Economics, Hertfordshire

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

St Albans High School for GirlsHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Part time (0.4 FTE, over 3 days per week)

Required for September 2019

We are seeking an inspiring, enthusiastic, well-qualified Teacher of Economics to join a committed and high-achieving department in one of the country’s leading independent day schools.  Pupils are offered inspirational and adventurous opportunities as well as strong support to develop a lifelong love of learning.  

The new post holder will be able to teach Economics to Key Stage 5, whilst stretching the most able Sixth Form pupils who are en route to Oxbridge. They will be a self-motivated, innovative and outward-looking teacher with a desire to create exciting lessons to deliver the Economics curriculum, whilst also playing a full part in departmental improvement projects and keen to help develop extra-curricular activities. The ability to teach Government and Politics at Key Stage 5, would be advantageous, however, this is not essential. 

St Albans High School for Girls is a highly academic independent day school set in the heart of St Albans, with very good transport links to central and outer London.  We offer professional development opportunities both personal and for subject area growth.  We have dedicated teaching suites, which have regularly refreshed equipment to support our pupils learning. 

Details of the role and application process are available on the school’s website https://www.stahs.org.uk/working-with-us/  

The High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing date for applications is 4pm Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Interviews to be held on Friday 3rd May 2019

Registered Charity No: 311065

More about St Albans High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Senior & Sixth Form Campus, Townsend Avenue, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3SJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1727 853800
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Fostering scholarship and integrity, the High School provides inspirational opportunities and strong support to develop a lifelong love of learning and respect for others.


Scholarship: to offer an education for girls, which promotes intelle...