5 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 March 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£34,515 to £51,177

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful applicant will:

  • Have a strong belief in comprehensive education
  • Have the ability to deliver excellent student outcomes
  • Be an innovative and inspirational teacher
  • Be committed to their personal and professional development
  • Make a positive contribution to the school’s distinctive ethos
  • Have the experience of teaching a full age and ability range
  • Have the ability to teach Business up to A Level
  • The ability to teach Economics would be an advantage

What the school offers its staff

Woodbridge High School is a successful school situated in the heart of Woodford Green, North East London. It is fully comprehensive with an ethnically and socially diverse intake. The school has a strong and distinctive ethos of kindness, strength in diversity, respect, excellence and pride in achievement, which we call ‘The Woodbridge Way’. We enjoy an excellent reputation within the local community. We achieve impressive results year after year from a fully comprehensive intake. We are currently looking for a part-time Teacher of Business to join our team.

The Business & Economics department offers:

  • A Business and Economics curriculum across the Key Stages, which includes Business and Economics at A Level, Level 2 and Level 3 Cambridge Technical courses in the 6th Form, Business as an Early Option for Year 9 students, as well as GCSE Business. All courses attract large numbers of students.
  • A successful and well-resourced department with its own ‘Business Centre’ facility of five ICT-suite classrooms.
  • A record of driving forward innovation in learning and teaching within the school and a strong commitment to access and challenge for all.
  • A positive learning and teaching experience in a supportive and friendly environment which is very popular with students.
  • Good results at GCSE, Cambridge Technical and A Level.
  • A comprehensive ECT programme if required
  • An inspirational Head of Department

Woodbridge High School offers you:

  • The opportunity to work in a highly regarded school
  • A welcoming and friendly staff body
  • Motivated, well-behaved and friendly students
  • Clear behaviour systems and students who understand boundaries

  • Opportunities for rapid career development and promotion
  • Access to state-of-the-art sports and leisure facilities
  • Tailored professional development and training
  • A comprehensive staff wellbeing package


Further details about the role

Woodbridge High School is committed to working with local schools and leads on many aspects of school improvement and inter-school development. We would like you to consider being part of our team at this exciting time in our development.

Woodbridge High School welcomes applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We actively seek to ensure that our staff is reflective of the diversity of our student body.

We also welcome applications from those returning to the profession or those who need flexible working arrangements. Please set out your situation or request as part of your application.

The school is committed to promoting and safe-guarding the welfare of children. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and overseas checks where necessary. Applicants will also be subject to an online search if they are shortlisted.

Further details about the school, can be found at the website www.woodbridgehigh.co.uk Please note the school can only consider completed online application forms and not CVs alone.

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)
medical
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.

Applying for the job

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About Woodbridge High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1851 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to Woodbridge High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hdalby@woodbridgehigh.co.uk.

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