Subject Leader: Business Studies or Teacher of Business Studies

Rushey Mead Academy, Leicester, Leicestershire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,372 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Full Time or Part time will be considered for the right candidate
Start Date: Easter/Summer term
Job ref: BS20

Salary: MPS/UPS plus TLR 2A or 2B for leadership role depending on experience
Salary: MPS/UPS for Teacher of Business Studies without leadership responsibility

As a result of an existing post holder retiring, we are looking to appoint a subject leader or teacher of Business Studies to our high achieving team who want to work in a school where:
• Business Studies is valued by students and families;
• academy’s results have been significantly above national averages for many years;
• Business Studies subject progress index score is significantly above average at +0.44;
• students routinely enter national competitions and win;
• there is a strong academic ethos and high expectations of students;
• behaviour management is centralised and teachers are enabled to flourish;
• staff wellbeing is important to ensure a happy workforce.

The successful candidates will teach Business Studies at KS3 and GCSE. The academy is well placed to offer a comprehensive support package to NQTs from all routes into teaching, including PGCE, SCITT and Schools Direct.
Both new and established teachers will be supported and encouraged to develop their practice by engaging in the numerous opportunities to collaborate share ideas with colleagues within our Professional Learning programme.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Closing date: Sunday 9th February 2020 midnight.

Proposed Interview date: Monday 24th February 2020

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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Employee benefits

TLR 2A to 2B (Lead role)

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1789 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
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School website Rushey Mead Academy website (opens in a new window)
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About Rushey Mead Academy

School location

Melton Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 7AN