Teacher of Business Studies

Ferndown Upper School, Ferndown, Dorset


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373,.00 to £35,269,.00

Job summary

Required for September 2020 (with a June/July start if requested) a teacher of Business Studies in our expanding Digital Technology Department. We are looking for a practitioner who is enthusiastic about inspiring young people to become entrepreneurial in today’s fast-changing business sector. You will be responsible for managing and delivering an engaging curriculum that develops key transferable skills in our young people in Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5. We are always open to people who bring new ideas to drive further improvement in success for our students. A TLR will be considered for leading the Business Studies curriculum for the right candidate.

Essential educational requirements

We welcome applications from both trainees/NQTs and more experienced teachers of business and marketing. It would also be an advantage to be able or willing to deliver lessons in computing. Please see further department information, the person specification and job description for the role further in this pack. If you would like further information, please contact Toby Osborne, Head of Digital Technology on tobyosborne@fernup.dorset.sch.uk.

Essential qualifications

Please see Application Pack on our website:

Essential skills and experience

We are keen to produce innovative students who are eager to take their study of business and marketing further. Dorset has a strong portfolio of businesses in a variety of sectors, ranging from digital and creative to financial and tourism. We aim to produce students who will be successful in taking up careers in these areas in our region.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 876 pupils enrolled
Age range 13 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Ferndown Upper School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email andreabaxter@fernup.dorset.sch.uk

About Ferndown Upper School

School location

Cherry Grove, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9EY