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  • Start date details

    Sept 2024 or January 2025

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 5

Subjects

Business studies, Economics

Working pattern

Full time: full time role

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

40,622 - 57,111

Pay scale

M1 - UPS3 + TLR 1.1

Additional allowances

recruitment allowance will be considered

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required for September 2024 or January 2025

Head of Economics

M1 – UPS3 plus TLR 1.1 (£9,272)

Recruitment & Retention Allowance may be considered

Following promotion of the incumbent to a Senior Leadership position, we now have a vacancy for the Head of this extremely popular and very successful department. We are looking for an enthusiastic, well qualified Economics specialist to lead this energetic, dynamic and forward looking department which plays an important part in the academic success and wider cultural life of the school. Examination results and uptake at A level are excellent and the subject enjoys a high status. Applications are equally welcome from experienced or early careers teachers with other leadership experience.

Further information is available on our website at Completed application forms to Ian Cooksey, Headmaster, head@watfordboys.org. The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS Check. The closing date for applications is midday Monday 20th May.


What the school offers its staff

Along with other staff wellbeing benefits, our admissions policy prioritises children of staff, accommodation at a very competitive rate may be available and we support teachers with PGCE credits with the completion of an MA.

We are always seeking to improve staff wellbeing: Low academic curriculum contact time (80%) An admissions policy that prioritises children of staff Flexible approach to leave Increased holiday through disaggregation of INSET days Governors' contribution of £1,500 to staff common room Free biscuits, tea/coffee and milk Dining allowance for parents' evenings and INSETS Free flu jabs Cycle Scheme, free use of gym, free counselling service, free yoga sessions Cover supervisors and external invigilators employed Subsidised staff accommodation next to the school


Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS Check

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About Watford Grammar School for Boys

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1533 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01923 208900

A leading, partially selective UK State School for boys aged 11-18, with an enviable national reputation for academic achievement and excellence across a broad range of sporting, musical and artistic pursuits. Expanding from 7 to 8 form entry from 2018. Outstanding Ofsted - October 2021

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