Head of Economics and Business Studies St Aidan's Church of England High School, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Job description

Head of Economics and Business Studies (TLR 2 iii £6516)
Full and Part-Time Hours will be considered

We are looking to recruit a well-qualified and experienced individual to lead and teach within the St Aidan’s Economics and Business Studies department. The school is situated on a superb site close to the centre of Harrogate. The Associated Sixth Form of nearly 1000 students is organised in conjunction with St John Fisher Catholic High School. Economics and Business are amongst our most popular advanced level subjects with large numbers choosing to study one or both subjects. The successful candidate will have a substantial teaching commitment in A Level Economics and A Level Business, in addition to GCSE Business within the main school. The post represents an exciting opportunity to lead a successful department in a flourishing school.

Completed applications should be submitted via email to recruitment@staidans.co.uk or posted to the school. Please include a covering letter indicating the particular skills and experience you can offer, with a completed application form that can be downloaded from the school website: https://www.staidans.co.uk/our-school/current-vacancies

Essential educational requirements

Relevant degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• Ability to teach GCSE Business
• Ability to teach A Level Economics and Business
• Excellent classroom practitioner
• Ability to make lessons engaging to all students
• Ability to relate well to students in both teaching and pastoral roles
• Good ICT skills to enhance learning
• Excellent subject knowledge of Business and Economics
• Ability to set consistently high expectations for all students through classwork and homework
• Ability to plan lessons and sequences of lessons with clear objectives to ensure progression of students

About St Aidan's Church of England High School

Oatlands Drive, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8JR
St Aidan's Church of England High School website (opens in a new window)