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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    9 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 May 2023

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What skills and experience we're looking for

Do you consider yourself to be a well-educated, talented Teacher of Business, capable of confidently teaching across KS5...?

One Sixth Form College was recently graded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted (April 2022) and we are currently looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and talented Teacher of Business to join us from September 2023. Experience in teaching Accounting, Economics or Law would be beneficial.

This is an excellent opportunity for a well-qualified and inspirational Business Teacher to become an integral member of our energetic and supportive Business, Accounting and Economics team. With a focus on success, candidates should demonstrate a commitment to outstanding teaching and learning practices, to support the achievement, progression and well-being of our students.

The Business, Economics and Accounting Curriculum

The curriculum at ONE currently offers A Level Economics (EdExcel), Business (EdExcel) and Accounting (AQA); alongside Level 2 and 3 Extended Diplomas in Business (Pearson). As such, depending on their preference, ONE offers teaching staff the opportunity to specialise in one area of expertise, or to teach across a number of subject areas, within a collaborative and supportive team.

With a comprehensive range of industry links, students enjoy direct leadership, mentoring and progression opportunities from nationally- and internationally-recognised Business organisations, including the Institute of Directors. Always seeking to add to this portfolio, we welcome applicants with previous industry experience, or with a commitment to expanding students’ horizons through direct industry engagement.

What the school offers its staff

We are seeking to appoint a positive, personable and highly-motivated teacher with the following characteristics:

  • A passion for their chosen subject area
  • Up-to-date subject knowledge of BTEC L2/3 Business and/or A Level Business, Economics or Accounting
  • A willingness to work collaboratively, where ideas and teaching strategies are freely shared within a high-performing team
  • A commitment to outstanding teaching and learning practices, with a desire for continual professional development
  • Experience of, or enthusiasm for working with 16-19 year-old students

Suffolk Academies Trust is currently comprised of One Sixth Form College in Ipswich and Abbeygate Sixth Form College in Bury St Edmunds. Together with West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds, we have formed the Eastern Colleges Group, which is a collective of visionary post-16 education providers. Sharing the same ambitious strategic aims, we are committed to providing outstanding vocational and academic excellence to over 15,000 students across the region.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply via our web portal, if you have any queries please contact Recruitment Team at hr@suffolkone.ac.uk.

Commitment to safeguarding

SAT and WSC are committed to Safeguarding. We aim to create the safest environment within which every student has the opportunity to achieve and progress.

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About One Sixth Form College

School type
Academy, ages 16 to 19
School size
2177 pupils enrolled
Age range
16 to 19

One Sixth Form College wowed Ofsted during their latest inspection, being judged Ofsted 'Outstanding’. Our Sixth Form is now amongst the first educational institutions in the East of England to get the highest possible grade under the new and more challenging Ofsted Framework.

Arranging a visit to One Sixth Form College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email karina.brown@suffolkone.ac.uk.

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