Business and Vocational Teacher

Stanground Academy, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Are you a passionate Business and Vocational Teacher looking for a new opportunity in a passionate team where you can access fantastic facilities?

The role:
This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business department. Business is an increasingly popular subject choice at both KS4 and KS5 with increasing success in recent years. You will have an opportunity to shape the curriculum taught and to instil a passion for business and enterprise amongst our students. Both NQTs and experienced Teachers are encouraged to apply.

About you:
We want determined and enthusiastic Teachers who can:
• engage and enthuse our learners through a commitment to outstanding teaching and learning
• contribute to the further development of a strong and forward looking team
• be innovative in their techniques to motivate and inspire young people
• build positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike.

About us:
The Stanground Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), is situated in Peterborough, one of the UK’s fastest growing cities, and is transforming the life chances of its pupils by ensuring that every child can succeed, despite the challenges they may face.

The academy ensures that staff are highly motivated and committed to achieving the highest standards. The £23 million state-of-the-art building boasts facilities which are arguably some of the best in the county including fully-equipped specialist rooms, a dance studio, theatre and high tech ICT equipment.

In Return:
The academy is part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT) which has a proven track record in school improvement. The Trust provides centralised services and support to enable staff to focus on teaching. Being part of the Trust means that we are able to share specialist best practice and work collaboratively with colleagues in other academies. As a GAT employee you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from our Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth.

Visits to the Academy are encouraged; please contact Pauline Poli, PA to the Principal, on 01733 821430 or email

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.
The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential qualifications

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential skills and experience

Newly qualified Teachers and experienced Teachers are all encouraged to apply to this post

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1360 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Stanground Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Stanground Academy

School location

Peterborough Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 3BY