4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main or upper pay spine with TLR2A

Additional allowances

TLR2A (£3,478)

What skills and experience we're looking for

This role will provide the post holder with the opportunity to help lead a very popular and very successful Business Studies & Economics Department and to gain excellent professional development and further opportunity as they progress in their career.

We are seeking a well-qualified colleague who has:

- A dynamic, innovative and creative approach with excellent interpersonal skills

- Excellent classroom practice with the learner at the centre of their vision and provision

- Dedication to the value and importance of Business Studies & Economics as subject areas

- Commitment to supporting strong teaching of modern IT skills through Computer Science and/or Mathematics

- The ability to inspire, challenge, motivate and empower young people to achieve excellence

- An absolute commitment to achieving the very highest of standards

- An ambitious and dedicated professional approach with strong leadership attributes

Applicants are required to be well-organised, inspirational teachers, with strong leadership qualities, who are passionate about their subject. You will be able to work independently and in liaison with other colleagues in order to create a high level of challenge for a range of learners in every lesson and support the on-going development of this high-achieving department.

What the school offers its staff

Stockport School is a very popular over-subscribed school with year-on-year improving results and our Business Studies & Economics Department is a very popular, creative and successful one. In addition to the leading upon Business Studies & Economics throughout the school, we are seeking a post-holder who also has the ability, experience and confidence to be able to contribute to the teaching of Computer Science and/or Mathematics through to success at GCSE level.

Further details about the role

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding practitioner to the post of Director of Business Studies & Economics who ideally also has the capability to teach Computer Science and/or Mathematics as a second subject area with confidence.

The successful candidate will be expected to lead a high achieving and ambitious department in our very popular and over-subscribed school. The post would suit an inspirational and innovative teacher, ideally with a proven track record at GCSE.

Commitment to safeguarding

The successful applicant's appointment will be subject to satisfactory clearance by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to j.richards@stockport.stockport.sch.uk

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About Stockport School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1294 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number

The school is a very popular over-subscribed school with year-on-year improving results.

School location

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