Teacher of Business

Gosforth Academy, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Economics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

Start date: September 2020

Contract types:
1 x Full time, Permanent
1 x Full time, Fixed Term for one year until 31 August 2021

Salary: MPR (£24,373 - £35,971)

Come to work in a thriving community. The Gosforth Group is a multi-academy trust consisting of four schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Jesmond Park Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13.

Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was rated ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection. We are seeking an inspirational, dynamic and industrious Teacher of Business to join a successful department in an exciting phase of the Academy’s development.

You will contribute to teaching across a range of courses as part of our highly successful Business and Enterprise teaching and learning team.

What we need:

• An outstanding practitioner
• A passion for the subject
• The ability to secure excellent achievement across all key stages
• An ability to work effectively within a supportive team environment
• Consistently high expectations of pupils and yourself
• A commitment to fresh and exciting methods of delivering the curriculum.
• A relentless drive to secure the best possible outcomes for students of all abilities
• Excellent communication and ICT skills

We can offer you:

• An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
• Enthusiastic and motivated students
• Excellent career development opportunities
• An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
• A large, vibrant Sixth form
• A school with its community at heart
• Low cost membership of an on-site gym and excellent sports facilities
• An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from Football to Surfing!

This is an exceptional opportunity to make a difference within a positive and exciting environment. If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Gosforth Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.

Please email your application form to hr@ga.newcastle.sch.uk (or if you have any queries). Alternatively visit our website www.gosforthacademy.org.uk.

Essential educational requirements

• Relevant degree
• Good background of advanced qualifications

Essential qualifications

• Relevant degree
• Good background of advanced qualifications

Essential skills and experience

• Excellent classroom practitioner
• Ability to teach Business at GCSE and A Level
• Ability to and experience of teaching Level 3 vocational Business courses
• Ability to differentiate teaching styles appropriately for KS4 and KS5 students
• Good communication skills
• Ability to relate well to students in teaching and pastoral roles
• Ability to converse at ease with pupils and provide advice in fluent and accurate spoken English
• Good track record of teaching at secondary level,
Including ITT teaching experience

Employee benefits

We can offer you:

• An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
• Enthusiastic and motivated students
• Excellent career development opportunities
• An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
• A large, vibrant Sixth form
• A school with its community at heart
• Low cost membership of an on-site gym and excellent sports facilities
• An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from Football to Surfing!

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1787 pupils enrolled
Age range 13 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Gosforth Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@ga.newcastle.sch.uk

About Gosforth Academy

Gosforth Federated Academies comprises three schools (Gosforth Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Gosforth Junior High Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13.

Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was rated ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection.

School location

Knightsbridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 2JH