Teacher of Business - Maternity cover full or part time

The John Henry Newman Catholic School, Stevenage, Hertfordshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Business studies
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

‘We were immediately struck by the many smiling faces of pupils, who enjoy coming to school…. Pupils display a real pride in their school. They talk enthusiastically about their strong relationships with staff and the sense of community where everyone goes out of their way to be friendly and make you feel welcome.’ Ofsted May 2018

The John Henry Newman Catholic School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education. The School strives to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world.

In 2018/19 the students achieved:

80.2% GCSE English and Maths at 9-4

30% of all GCSE grades achieved were 9-7

55.3% A Level at A*, A and B

The raising of £50,000 for charity

As a result of the determination to ensure that our curriculum is relevant and responsive to student interest and ambition, an opportunity has arisen for a creative and dedicated Teacher of Business to join our very strong Business and Computing department from 1st September 2020. The position is flexible and can be part or full time and is temporary to cover a maternity leave. The successful candidate’s energy, enthusiasm and desire to inspire a love of the subject will shine through. They will be contributing to a cohesive, innovative, professional and highly effective team of specialists.

In addition, the post-holder will have every opportunity to progress due to the school’s highly developed and personalised approach to training and professional development. We welcome NQTs and experienced teachers to apply.

Information giving more details about our school, the role and our Business and Computing Department are provided in the information attached.

Our School Prospectus can be accessed through our website: www.jhn.herts.sch.uk

Closing date: 12pm Thursday 2 July 2020

The John Henry Newman School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers, the DBS and a ‘prohibition from teaching’ check.

The John Henry Newman Catholic School, Hitchin Road, Stevenage Hertfordshire. SG1 4AE

Employee benefits

In addition, the post-holder will have every opportunity to progress due to the school’s highly developed and personalised approach to training and professional development.

Applying for the job

Please apply on the attached application form or the online application form on the TES

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 1536 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The John Henry Newman Catholic School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email foyleh@jhn.herts.sch.uk

About The John Henry Newman Catholic School

‘We were immediately struck by the many smiling faces of pupils, who enjoy coming to school…. Pupils display a real pride in their school. They talk enthusiastically about their strong relationships with staff and the sense of community where everyone goes out of their way to be friendly and make you feel welcome.’ Ofsted May 2018.

The John Henry Newman School is a popular 11-18 mixed Catholic comprehensive school in Stevenage, and is a member of the Diocese of Westminster Academy Trust. The school serves the Catholic community across north Hertfordshire and as far south as Hatfield, with pupils from more than 25 different parishes. It has an excellent reputation; it is heavily oversubscribed and there are continuing interest lists for all year groups. The roll is currently 1555, including 435 in the Sixth Form. Since its foundation in 1987, the school has developed a reputation for excellent educational standards combined with unique opportunities to prepare students for a rapidly changing world. This academic success has been acknowledged by the Department for Education, who have written to the school and acknowledged its excellent performance, commenting that The John Henry Newman School is one of the top 90 schools in the country on one measure and in the top 100 schools in the country on another measure.

In 2018/19 the students achieved:
80.2% GCSE English and Maths at 9-4
30% of all GCSE grades achieved were 9-7
55.3% A Level at A*, A and B

The John Henry Newman Catholic School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education. The School strives to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world.

School location

Hitchin Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 4AE