This job expired on 23 March 2023

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    23 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 March 2023

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Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

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What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an enthusiastic and inspirational Business Studies and/or Economics teacher who will contribute to our future success. Ofsted assessed Balcarras in 2005, 2009 and 2014 as ‘Outstanding’ in every category. Applications from both prospective ECTs and experienced teachers are welcome. Excellent induction and further professional development is available. Please read the letter to applicants and applicant pack for further information.

What the school offers its staff

Balcarras is an excellent place to teach. We have friendly staff, pupils who are keen to learn and supportive parents. We work in attractive buildings, superbly-equipped, on a beautiful site. We are both a teaching school and a maths hub, so professional development is one of our major strengths. The post is open to both experienced and newly-qualified teachers and you will be assured of an excellent induction programme if appointed.

Commitment to safeguarding

Balcarras School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role will involve regulated activity with children. We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Please also read the Recruitment Selection and Disclosure Policy within “How to apply” which includes our policy on recruiting ex-offenders. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and receipt of two satisfactory references.

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About Balcarras School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1383 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01242 515881

Balcarras School is an outstanding secondary school on the outskirts of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Arranging a visit to Balcarras School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ksa@balcarras.gloucs.sch.uk.

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