This job expired on 30 January 2023

  • Earliest start date

    17 April 2023

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale £28,000 - £43,685

Additional allowances

TLR 2c

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Role

We are looking to appoint an outstanding and inspiring teacher to be the Head of our new Travel and Tourism department at The Stanway School.

This is an exciting opportunity to help expand our already popular suite of Key Stage 4 programmes, ready for teaching your first cohort of students in the subject from September 2023. This is a wonderful chance to build a new subject in a well-established and successful school.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • To create a relevant and engaging programme of study ready for delivery in September 2023.
  • To be accountable for the highest standards of pupil achievement within Travel & Tourism, monitoring and evaluation of pupil achievement and setting targets for improvement.
  • To lead, develop and enhance the teaching practice of all teachers in Travel & Tourism by preparing and co-ordinating SOW and sharing high quality resources.
  • To analyse student progress data and take appropriate action to ensure that students make rapid progress. For example, reshaping SOW to improve student progress.

(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).

We're looking for you if you have:

  • Ability to plan and teach effectively using a variety of strategies.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with both adults and children.
  • Ability to work effectively to a high standard, on occasion, under pressure, meeting deadlines.
  • A commitment to raising standards and continuous improvement.
  • To have a ‘can do’ philosophy.

What the school offers its staff

Why work for The Sigma Trust, The Stanway School?

We can offer you:

  • A Competitive Salary
  • Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish
  • Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships
  • Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme and Discounted Gym Membership at selected local gyms

Further details about the role



Pay Range: Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale with a TLR 2C

Actual Salary from: £28,000 - £43, 685 (M1 – U3) + £3,017 (TLR 2C)

Start Date: 17th April 2023 or 1st September 2023

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About The Stanway School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1397 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01255 750913

School location

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