Subject Tutor Business Studies

The Sixth Form College Farnborough, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 8JX

This job expired on 16 May 2022

  • Expected start date

    30 August 2022

  • Application deadline

    16 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    4 May 2022

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£25,149 - £41,882.00 per annum

Subject Tutor Business Studies job summary

The department currently offers A level Business (AQA) and BTEC Level 3 (single and double award). There are currently over 900 students studying on courses across the department. We also have students taking A level Accounting and the level 3 LIBF (London Institute of Banking and Finance) Personal Finance course.
Throughout their courses students are able to enrich their understanding of the subject matter and interact with companies and organisations of all scales. In the past year students have undertaken workshops at BMW, running charity events and had visiting speaker engagements to support their learning.
We are looking for a teacher who displays the following characteristics:
A thoughtful and self-reflective approach to pedagogy;
A desire to be an outstanding classroom practitioner
A passion for the subject;
Excellent ICT skills that makes learning visible in the classroom
Excellent subject knowledge and a desire to build on this; and an
Enthusiasm for working with 16-19 year old students.

You should be capable of delivering the subject to a range of student abilities.

In addition we are looking for a candidate who recognises the critical importance of developing our students’ literacy and numeracy skills and will implement this as an integral part of their teaching.
Candidates will be part of a team where resources and ideas are freely shared for the greater good of the department. The successful applicant is expected to be flexible, not afraid to meet challenges, and innovative in their approach to curriculum delivery.

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About The Sixth Form College Farnborough

School type
Academy, ages 16 to 19
Education phase
View all 16-19jobs
School size
No information available
Age range
16 to 19

Closing Date: 16 May 2022, Midday
The Prospect Trust is a leading Multi-Academy Trust in the South of England, with an aim of providing outstanding education for all learners within a family of local academies. There are currently three academies within the Trust: The Sixth Form College Farnborough, Tomlinscote School and Frimley Church of England Junior School.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Business Studies Department within an outstanding Sixth Form College. We are seeking a proactive individual to provide an excellent level of support to both staff and students in the College.
The College will, as one of the region’s most distinguished providers of 16-19 education, be at the heart of this undertaking sharing expertise, skill and leadership.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified graduate able to teach Business in a consistently successful curriculum area. Candidates should be willing to teach A level Business and BTEC Business (level 3). Please state in your application if you are able to teach in any other related subject area.
Key strengths of The Sixth Form College are:

‘Outstanding’ rating from Ofsted
Achievement of high grades with excellent value added;
Outstanding teaching by a team of experienced and motivated staff;
Exceptional levels of support for students both inside and outside of lessons;
Innovative use of IT to promote learning embedded as a regular part of normal teaching.

As a new member of staff you will receive plenty of support from your colleagues both from the department and from the wider college community. This will include:
a mentor to help you through the first year (in particular);
support from your curriculum manager and director of faculty; and
an extensive programme for all new staff to help induct you into College life as well as to develop your approach to teaching
We regard our staff as our most important resource and will do our utmost to support you throughout your time at the College.
For graduates we will organise and fund a teaching qualification – usually a PGCE – a saving for most graduates of at least £9,000. In addition we offer Qualified Teacher Status (i.e. completion of the statutory induction period) through Hampshire Local Authority and in partnership with one of our local schools.
We regard our staff as our most important resource and will do our utmost to support you throughout your time at the College.

The Prospect Trust takes the control and processing of employee data very seriously and is committed to acting in line with the GDPR regulations; please read the attached applicant privacy notice which explains how your data is processed.
Early applications are encouraged, as the Trust may at its discretion elect to both interview and select candidates before the advertised closing date.
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants, however all disabled applicants who meet our minimum criteria will be invited for an interview.
The Prospect Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people within our care and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. Any future offer of employment remains subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance, a health check and references.

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