Head of Business, Economics and Finance

Wootton Upper School, Bedford, Bedfordshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Subjects Business Studies, Economics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS/UPS plus TLR2C

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint a highly-motivated and outstanding classroom practitioner to lead our Business, Economics and Finance Department and join our strong team of middle leaders in our pursuit of excellence. Business, Economics and Finance qualifications are very popular at Wootton Academy Trust and as such you will demonstrate a passion for teaching students across the 13 - 18 age range and have a clear vision for outstanding provision in this prevalent curriculum area.

The role will include teaching GCSE, BTEC and A Level, providing leadership and management of staff, developing enrichment opportunities for students and demonstrating the ability and commitment to securing high standards of student achievement.

Closing Date: 09.00 on Tuesday 26th May 2020. Please apply at the earliest opportunity. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive applications from outstanding candidates.

Applicants must complete the Trust’s application form - we cannot accept CVs. An Application Form and recruitment information can be downloaded from our website www.woottonupper.co.uk or requested by email from recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk.

Please return the completed Application Form either by email to recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk or by post to the HR Department, Wootton Academy Trust, Hall End Road, Wootton, Bedfordshire, MK43 9HT.

Wootton Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding 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.

A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES - We prefer to hire people directly. We’ll be in touch if we need you!

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 885 pupils enrolled
Age range 13 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Wootton Upper School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk

About Wootton Upper School

Wootton Academy Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust comprising of Wootton Upper School and Kimberley STEM college.

School location

Hall End Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK43 9HT