Teacher of Business Studies
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Job start date
23 August 2023
23 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)
13 March 2023
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Full-time equivalent salary
What skills and experience we're looking for
in Business Studies or an equivalent qualification
Qualified Teacher Status
of teaching Business Studies
of working in a demanding environment where high levels of organisation are
- Experience of delivering BTEC Business Studies
What the school offers its staff
This is an exciting opportunity to teach Business Studies at a leading Sixth Form College.
Further details about the role
We seek to appoint a highly effective and outstanding Business Studies teacher. Business Studies is a popular course at the College with over 90 students studying A Level Business Studies and over 150 students studying Level 3 BTEC (RQF) in Applied Business.
The role is to primarily teach BTEC Applied Business however there will be increasing opportunities to also support the delivery of A-level Business Studies in future years. The successful candidate will be a Business Studies specialist who is an excellent classroom practitioner and uses the science of cognition and learning to inform their teaching.
Both experienced teachers and NQTs are encouraged to apply. Whatever your experience you will be supported in a way that best supports your development in a college renowned for its innovation as well as the exceptional progress of its students.
The Business studies department is a successful part of an ambitious College, with highly dedicated and hardworking teachers. We are looking to appoint someone who will become an integral part of the team and who will contribute to the high-quality educational experience of learners.
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About Birkenhead Sixth Form College
- School type
- Academy, ages 16 to 19
- Education phase
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- School size
- 0 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 16 to 19
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You will be joining a highly successful, innovative and nationally recognised sixth form college. The College was awarded the UK Sixth Form College of the Year by the TES in 2018 and this followed being graded outstanding in all areas by OFSTED in December 2016. All staff play a vital role in the experience that students have with us and ultimately their success. The College currently has a 16 to 19-year-old student population of 1450. Demand for places for places at the college is very high and as a result the college has recently expanded with the opening of a 1.7m new state of the art teaching facility in September 2021. A further brand new 3 storey classroom block is opening in April 2023 as part of the college’s expansion project. In response to the pandemic and disruption to the learning of students the college introduced a new timetable in 2021/2022 to combat the deficits that students have. This includes teaching time increasing by 60 minutes each week we are confident that the 5.5 hours students receive each week is one of, if not the highest in the country. Whilst student teaching time has increased, the new timetable has reduced the overall teaching time for teachers each week. Full time teachers will teach a maximum of 4 classes, 4 times a week and teachers have their own groups, we do not have shared teaching groups at the college.
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