We are looking for a positive and skilled Teacher of Business and
Enterprise to deliver the highest level of teaching & learning for our
aspirational students. Excellent subject knowledge and the ability to motivate
students through inspirational, personalised teaching is essential.
This is an excellent opportunity for a talented teacher to join a thriving
- to work with students who are committed to their learning
and passionate about their own further professional development;
- to further enhance an already high functioning department
of skilled teachers;
- to work to raise the outcomes for all pupils by inspiring
and motivating students and staff alike.
is also an additional opportunity for colleagues with Pastoral experience to be
considered for a current Pastoral vacancy.
If you are interested in this additional opportunity, please indicate
this within your application form and covering letter which can then be
discussed further in interview. This
should not deter colleagues from applying who do not wish to be considered for
a Pastoral role.
Applications are welcomed from
ECTs and experienced practitioners.
Outstanding support is provided for ECTs through our very supportive and
structured ECT programme.
GCSE Business and BTEC Enterprise are offered as options in the KS4
curriculum and there is a huge uptake for both of these option choices. Outstanding engagement and progress is
reflected in the significant number of pupils opting to take Business at A
level. The successful applicant should therefore be able to teach GCSE Business and/or
BTEC Enterprise across Key Stage 4 and the ability to teach A Level Business is
The opportunity for personal development and progression at Arden is
enormous. An active commitment to staff
development through a strong and consistent focus and dialogue around teaching
& learning pedagogy makes this an ideal position for candidates committed
to being the best practitioners they can be. The school has an excellent record of success
at GCSE and A Level.
- In summer 2023, the school’s Progress 8 score was +0.66, with an Attainment 8
score of 50.29, which shows the excellent attainment of our school. 64% of our students achieved a Grade 5 in
both English and Maths, with 83% achieving this at Grade 4. More than 35% of the GCSE grades awarded were
Grade 7 and above, with 20% being awarded at Grade 8 & 9.
A Levels - In 2023 students achieved an
average grade of a B. Our average points score of 39.38 demonstrates the
excellent outcomes that our students achieve.
35.5% of grades awarded were A*/A and 66% of grades awarded were A*- B.
In return we can offer you:
A positive and innovative
learning culture supported by students, staff, parents and governors.
Enthusiastic students who
enjoy learning and engage positively in all aspects of school life.
Access to high quality
continuing professional development and the opportunity for personal growth and
A collaborative and supportive
attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of teamwork and unity.
A Senior Leadership team who
is committed to promoting the best environment and outcomes for staff and
Cycle to Work scheme.
Free on-site parking.
Children of staff who are
permanently employed at Arden Academy are eligible for a ‘staff’ priority for
Arden main school and Sixth Form admissions (please see Admissions on our
school website for full details and eligibility criteria).
Arden Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality or religion. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure and, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education, will be subject to a social media online search.
This job post has expired.