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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 April 2024 at 1pm

  • Date listed

    21 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Business Studies and Economics

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £46,525.00 Annually (FTE) MPS/UPS + TLR 2.2 (£5,349)

Head of Business job summary

Wood Green School wishes to appoint a talented Head of Business to join our successful, forward-looking school. This is a brand new, permanent full-time post from September 2024, which recognises the growth in popularity of Business in our school. Business is thriving at both KS4 (six groups) and KS5 (three groups) and we have made the decision to appoint a dedicated leader of this important subject area. This is an excellent opportunity for a committed, passionate teacher who is ready to lead curriculum development.

The right candidate – Head of Business

  • You will be a talented teacher with a passion for teaching Business

  • You will show the ability to inspire students of all ages and abilities, including building on our thriving Young Enterprise programme

  • You will have high expectations of yourself, other staff and students and be committed to your professional development

  • You will be committed to playing a full role in leading the development of Business

  • Are committed to helping all our young people to be exceptional, well-qualified and well-rounded people who make a positive contribution to our school, our community and the world

Wood Green can offer:

  • A Department that achieves high outcomes and has a drive to improve through to A Level

  • Students who thrive on good relationships with staff and who enjoy Business

  • Development opportunities for staff, collaborating with teachers within school and as part of the Acer Multi-Academy Trust

  • A genuine commitment to staff wellbeing – wellbeing is a core value and staff wellbeing is one of our strategic priorities. We care about our staff as teachers and as people.

  • A school committed to enabling every student to achieve the very best they can with supportive colleagues and a constant focus on enhancing the curriculum, teaching and learning

  • A calm, purposeful environment that staff, pupils and visitors enjoy (Ofsted 2019)

For more information please see our Candidate Information pack and advert.

Commitment to safeguarding

Wood Green School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the health, safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment for whom they are responsible or with whom they come into contact in the course of their duties. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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About Wood Green School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1225 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Wood Green is an over subscribed 11-18 Academy school in the thriving town of Witney, 10 miles west of Oxford. Our strong reputation and results improving year on year have led to a rapid rise in student applications. We believe strongly in a culture of mutual respect and strong relationships, and everything is underpinned by our LEARNWell values.

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