Teacher of Business and ICT

Eckington School, Sheffield, Derbyshire, S21 4GN

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    19 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    11 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

MPS/UPS

Teacher of Business and ICT job summary

We are looking for an outstanding Business and ICT teacher to join our enthusiastic and committed department. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated and inspirational professional who is ready to develop their career in a friendly and supportive school. We would welcome applications from either a newly qualified teacher or an experienced practitioner.

The successful applicant will be an outstanding practitioner, with excellent interpersonal skills and will be able to teach across the age and ability range up to GCSE/Level 2. A holistic approach to teaching Business is required, with the ability to teach ICT in Key Stage 4, so that our students gain a varied skill set that will enable them to access the courses in Year 10. A specialism in Key Stage 4 Creative iMedia would be advantageous, as would the ability to teach key stage 3 mathematics.

Business and ICT are two successful, well-established areas of the school running courses in: GCSE Edexcel Business and Creative iMedia as well as Level 3 Digital Film Production and A Level EDEXCEL Business. The subject uptake is strong in all areas; we have a great team of teachers and technicians producing quality work with our students in the department. We are all passionate about our subjects helping to influence the next generation of designers, engineers and chefs. We have a mixture of multipurpose rooms, which are well stocked with both traditional and modern tools/equipment so the students are given a broad range of experiences.

You will be a person who thrives on challenge, enjoys working with young people and is passionate about seeing them achieve.

The person we are looking for should be:
• a creative and highly effective teacher, with an enthusiasm for enabling young people to achieve
• self-motivating, and with excellent time-management skills;
• a team player who wants to work and engage with colleagues at all levels within the school.

Applying for the job

For further information, please contact the school. Application forms and all supporting information can be downloaded from the School website: www.eckington.net

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Supporting documents

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About Eckington School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1232 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01246 432849

Eckington School is a vibrant and rapidly improving 11-18 secondary school with 1,240 students on roll. It is set in a wonderful 42-acre site of rolling North East Derbyshire countryside, situated close to the centre of Sheffield and the Peak District National Park.

At Eckington School, we have high ambitions in all that we do, so not only do we expect students to strive to excel in their academic studies, but also to develop resilience and character, through all of school life: including exposure to wide-ranging extra-curricular activities, school trips, their studies and through their social and friendship groups. We want all of our students to leave Eckington School with a wide body of knowledge and skills and a strength of character, so they are best equipped for what comes next, and can live an exceptional life.

As part of LEAP Multi Academy Trust, “Achieving Excellence” is our overriding priority. We place students at the centre of everything we do, creating a culture of success and a love of learning which enhances students’ achievements and their personal, social and emotional development. Our ambitious and emerging Multi Academy Trust currently comprises of three secondary academies serving nearly 4000 young people, with the other two sister academies situated in Rotherham. This is an exciting opportunity for ambitious colleagues to be part of this journey.

Arranging a visit to Eckington School

We welcome visits to the school. To arrange a visit please email sharon.foster@eck.leap-mat.org.uk

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