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  • Start date details

    Easter or earliest availability

  • Closing date

    21 April 2023 at 9:42am

  • Date listed

    25 January 2023

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

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What skills and experience we're looking for

We require a talented and committed Teacher of Business Studies to join the department at this exciting stage in our improvement journey. Our Business Studies department is well resourced and the subject is a popular option at GCSE and A Level. We are looking for an inspirational practitioner to join us as we strive for excellence.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a team player, committed to departmental priorities.
  • Demonstrate consistently positive progress with their teaching groups.
  • Be committed to using evidence-based pedagogy in their own classroom, to drive standards in Business Studies.
  • Be determined that all students should have the best opportunity for success.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

What the school offers its staff

Training and development opportunities will be offered. All staff are encouraged to study further and the trust will actively support staff to obtain relevant further qualifications where possible.

Tove Learning Trust is a fast moving and exciting place to work. The trust schools have a shared vision and purpose: to deliver outstanding educational experiences that lead to inspiring outcomes. Each academy has a strong individual identity and tailors their educational provision to serve their local community. Academies within the trust collaborate to share expertise and maximise opportunities and experiences for our students.

Further details about the role

Job Context:

The Business Studies department at Huxlow comes under the Design and Technology Department who are a committed and supportive team, comprising of experience teachers, ECTs and non-specialists. The Department believe that all students are entitled to a challenging, academic, and enjoyable experience of Business Studies. Our aim is to enthuse students to become confident in their understanding of the business world. Teaching Business Studies, enhances their key skills, and allows them opportunities to work on projects from industry and the world around them. There are also opportunities for collaboration with schools within TOVE Trust to share expertise and support the development of Business Studies teaching at Huxlow.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To develop a curiosity, excitement, and passion for Business Studies within students at Huxlow.
  • To contribute to raising standards of student attainment and build a culture of excellence in all classes.
  • To monitor and support the overall progress and development of students as a Teacher/Form Tutor.
  • To provide a learning experience which gives the students the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.
  • To implement and deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for students and to support the Business Studies curriculum area as appropriate.
  • The ability to teach computing at key stage three would be an advantage but not essential quality.
  • To share and support the school’s responsibility to provide and monitor opportunities for personal and academic growth.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trustees of Tove Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About Huxlow Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
879 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Huxlow Academy is a fully inclusive school, located in Irthlingborough, East Northamptonshire. Our students are a vibrant and varied mix that bring an energy that is not found in many other schools. The loyalty the students show for the staff and community, whom they recognise care so deeply about them, is what makes Huxlow a very rewarding and fun place to work. If you want to work with a team committed to making a difference to the lives of the young people in our community, we want to hear from you!

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@huxlow.northants.sch.uk.

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