are a highly supportive school with strong subject and senior leadership to
help you develop. We are looking for a
highly ambitious, committed and dynamic professional to join our ICT and
Business department; someone who is passionate about their subject,
communicates well with young people and makes a positive impact on their
part of our thriving ICT and Business department, you will have the opportunity
to inspire and educate students in Key Stage 4, offering GCSE or NCFE
qualifications, as well as the BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in
Business. Additionally, you will contribute to our Information Technology
curriculum, enhancing the learning experience for our students.
ICT and Business department comprises of a team of experienced educators,
including a subject lead in IT and Computer Science, and a head of faculty,
providing support and collaboration opportunities. Working closely with five
other teachers, you will benefit from a supportive environment where sharing best
practices and supporting each other's wellbeing is prioritised.
an all-through school, Aylesbury Vale Academy fosters collaboration not only
within the secondary phase, but also with primary colleagues, ensuring a
seamless transition for students. Exciting plans to extend our Post 16
provision further enrich our academic offerings, providing additional
opportunities for both staff and students.
Business studies department offers a broad and ambitious curriculum, empowering
teachers to tailor learning to the diverse academic, social, and emotional
needs of our students. While planning is centralised to promote collaboration,
teachers are encouraged to adapt materials and teaching approaches to best
serve their classes. At Key Stage 4 and 5, students benefit from experienced
teachers who employ effective teaching strategies, including retrieval
practice, to prepare them thoroughly for their exams.
GCSE results reflect the dedication of our staff and the progress of our
students, with Progress 8 reaching its highest point in the Academy's history.
Notably, the gaps between the progress of SEN and Pupil Premium students
continue to narrow, demonstrating our commitment to inclusive education and
Studies, Computer science and IT subjects are popular choices among our
students, highlighting the importance of passionate and skilled educators in
our department. Currently, we have multiple Year 11 classes in Business
Studies, IT and Computer Science showcasing the demand for these subjects and
the opportunities for impactful teaching.
ideal candidate for this position will be a motivated individual with a strong
passion for learning and excellent interpersonal skills. Resilience,
adaptability, and a commitment to delivering high-quality education are
essential qualities we seek. A proven track record of success in delivering
GCSE Business Studies would be advantageous, along with great subject knowledge
and a dedication to fostering student achievement.
our team at Aylesbury Vale Academy and become part of a vibrant learning
community dedicated to empowering students and fostering academic excellence.
Apply now to embark on an exciting journey in education with us
There are a wide range of staff benefits that are available to all members of staff employed directly by The Aylesbury Vale Academy. Some of the benefits include:
- A workplace fully committed to the principles of the DfE Wellbeing Charter
- Priority admissions for school staff
- Bespoke CPD that is often self-directed
- Free employee assistance programme - 24/7 phone line for free emotional, bereavement and financial concerns
- Well-embedded systems that provide clear structures at the same time as allowing individuals to work with autonomy
- 10% discount on pre-school places
- 10% discount on Primary wraparound care
- 25% discount on the use of the Lettings facilities (sport pitches, sports hall, drama studios, Community suite, party rooms)
Our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children will be reflected throughout the recruitment process and the successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and an online screening check. We also carry out Enhanced DBS checks every five years.
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