Teacher in charge of Economics

Coombe Girls' School, New Malden, Surrey


Job details

Subject Economics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 3 to Upper pay range 3, £31,976 to £44,541

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint, from September, an outstanding and enthusiastic Teacher of Economics to head up our high-achieving department. The ideal candidate will have excellent subject knowledge, be self-motivated, have a real passion for teaching and the ability to teach a second subject.

Economics ‘A’ Level is a popular option in our Sixth Form and a trend which looks set to continue next academic year. Economics students follow the Edexcel syllabus and have one class in Year 12 and one in Year 13 both taught for 9 hours a week. The candidate who is appointed to this post will be able to take the teaching of Economics to the next level and will demonstrate a clear ability to motivate and challenge high achieving students and so prepare them for University study.

Our ideal candidate will:

Be a highly competent teacher

Be able to inspire and motivate students

Have a passion for their subject which is evident in their day to day teaching

Have the commitment to be part of an innovative and forward thinking school

Play a full and active role in the life of the school

Essential educational requirements

Degree in a relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of effective learning and teaching across KS4 and KS5

Knowledge of National Curriculum requirements and assessment in Economics

Knowledge of current trends in the teaching of Economics

Experience of planning, implementing and assessment

Employee benefits

TLR 2.1 - £2,796

A guaranteed CPD plan which is tailored to individual requirements including financial support for ‘M’ Level study

Our ongoing professional training and development includes National Professional Qualifications in Leadership

An enthusiastic Staff Association offering opportunities for staff sport and socialising

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1375 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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School website Coombe Girls' School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email vacancies@coombegirlsschool.org

About Coombe Girls' School

School location

Clarence Avenue, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 3TU