Langley Grammar School
Langley, Berkshire. SL3 7QS
Tel: 01753 598300
Headteacher: Mr J Constable
Teacher of Economics
Main scale (London Fringe), full time or substantial part-time
Required for September 2019
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational teacher of Economics to join a thriving department. The successful candidate will join another specialist Economics teacher to teach A level Economics to both Year 12 and 13 students. Candidates should have a track record of successful Sixth Form teaching and should have the academic background and knowledge to teach Economics to highly motivated and aspirational students. The ability to teach an additional subject at A Level would be welcome and a responsibility allowance as Teacher in Charge may be available for a suitably experienced candidate.
Langley Grammar School is a very popular co-educational 11-18 selective school with academy status, located within easy reach of Langley station and the M4. We have approximately 1140 students, over 320 of whom are in the Sixth Form; the school is heavily over-subscribed and draws students from a wide geographical area. We are a National Teaching School with a record of innovative practice and extensive outreach and support work in local primary and secondary schools. In recent years a major building programme has included excellent sports facilities and a distinctive Sixth Form Centre. The school was last inspected in 2007, and was graded outstanding in all categories.
Information packs and application forms are available on request from the school, or can be downloaded from the school website at www.lgs.slough.sch.uk.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Applications should be returned by midday on Wednesday 24 April to Mrs Jane Milward, Head’s PA. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.