This job expired on 26 November 2023

  • Job start date

    8 April 2024

  • Closing date

    26 November 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Business studies, ICT

Working pattern

Full time: Full time Monday to Friday

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to UPS3

Additional allowances

TLR 1.2 £11,413

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a Head of Business Studies and ICT who is passionate and will work well within a team who will help us on our journey to provide exceptional provision for our pupils.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To be accountable for the learning and achievement of all students following Business Studies and ICT programmes within the Academy.
  • To provide high quality leadership and management for Business Studies and ICT within the Academy
  • To develop effective partnership working with other staff to secure high levels of student progress.
  • To liaise with the Heads of Business Studies and ICT across Shireland Collegiate Academy Trust to support strategic development, share good practice and plan collaborative activities.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • Opportunities across our MAT to enhance skills and experience
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Exceptional CPD provision
  • a supportive working environment and team ethos
  • friendly, enthusiastic children.

We pride ourselves on being an employer of choice where all staff can thrive. We believe that supporting our staff both personally and professionally allows them to give their very best to our students. Our aim is to foster a working culture that recognises and reflects the importance of good mental health and wellbeing and provides effective support when colleagues need it.

Further details about the role

West Bromwich Collegiate Academy is an oversubscribed Secondary School in the Black Country. The Academy opened its doors in September 2019 with 175 students and has continued to grow each year and in our first year of being at full capacity with 805 students.

West Bromwich Collegiate Academy is committed to and inclusive education for all students at every ability and equipping students for the future through teaching them relevant and cutting-edge skills for the era in which they live. Most importantly we believe that every student should be safe, happy, ambitious for themselves and respectful of all.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About West Bromwich Collegiate Academy

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
642 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

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