3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    14 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Business studies
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Mainscale / Upperscale

Job summary

Teacher of Business
Starting Date: September 2021 (MPS/UPS)

The successful candidate will be able to teach Business in Key stage 4 and 5, and would be joining a recently appointed headteacher on an inspiring new journey for the school. The school is open to employing either an experienced colleague or someone new entering the profession.
We are looking for a committed Business teacher who has a passion for their subject and a clear understanding of how to raise standards. Business as a subject is very popular at both KS4 and KS5 and contributes well to examination performance. Within key stage three, the Business & Enterprise scheme is embedded into the school’s calendar and enriches the curriculum experience of all. PE also remains an extremely popular subject taught at all key stages.

The successful candidate may also need to teach PE or Geography at KS3. Both departments possess a breadth of experience and will be very supportive. PE staff show considerable commitment to a range of extra-curricular opportunities. Borden students compete at district and county level in a wide range of sports: football, rugby, cricket, hockey, handball, athletics etc. The department has successfully run an inclusive as well as a competitive extra-curricular programme and there would be a huge amount of support available for the successful candidate. The Geography department is highly successful and the subject is very popular amongst our students.

You will have a clear personal ethos and an up to date pedagogical understanding about the best approaches to teaching boys. You will equally be committed to the Borden values of kindness, creativity, courageousness, respect and resilience, underpinned by our ethos to ‘strive forward together’. Consequently, you will possess the enthusiasm, drive and determination to achieve the best for all students that you are responsible for and to play a key role in developing our modern community grammar school.

Applying for the job

Completed applications should be sent via post or email to:

Ms L Bateman, PA to Headteacher, Borden Grammar School, Avenue of Remembrance, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4DB

Email: lbateman@bordengrammar.kent.sch.uk

Whilst the closing date for applications is 12.00pm, Friday 14 May 2021; the school reserves the right to consider the merit of early applications.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
829 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
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Contact phone number

About Borden Grammar School

Borden is a vibrant and purposeful grammar school for boys. The part of thriving post-16 partnership has female students in the Sixth Form. provides stimulating learning environment its committed to their protection safety. became an Academy January 2012. to: • Challenging inspiring our achieve personal aspirations. Encouraging pursuit excellence academic, sporting cultural spheres. Providing caring that enables thrive socially academically. Maximising advantage, being boys’ can bring students, parents, local community beyond. underwent successful Ofsted Inspections November 2013 2016. inspectors concluded that: All staff share Headteacher’s ambitious vision which focuses on achievement every student within highly supportive harmonious community. Parents, are exceptionally positive about standards behaviour safety school. Students arrive at lessons hungry learn engage enthusiastically with classroom activities. relationship between teachers particularly strong feature helps ensure there climate learning.

School location

Avenue of Remembrance, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4DB

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