Teacher of Economics and Business Studies The Compton School, London

Job description

Do you want to work in a school with an outstanding reputation and excellent professional development opportunities?

Economics and Business Studies are both lively and exceptionally popular subject at The Compton School. Students work in a purposeful and dynamic atmosphere where they are encouraged to develop a love of the subject and apply the theory learnt in lessons to the world around them. Students are given the opportunity to work with a wide range of resources, and an increasing number of trips and visits consolidate classroom-based learning. This role involves teaching some A Level Economics and some of the Business Studies qualifications that are offered at the school. These include; GCSE Economics, GCSE Business Studies, A Level Business Studies and Level 3 BTEC Business Studies.

Why work at The Compton School?
• You will be joining a highly successful school with a national profile of excellence in teaching and learning, teacher training and student outcomes
• We will provide you with exceptional training through our induction programme
• All teachers can access professional development opportunities tailored for their level of career development
• We have a fantastic building with a recently added Sixth Form Centre

Who are we?
We are a massively oversubscribed mixed multi-ethnic school that has had four outstanding OFSTED inspections in succession, most recently in January 2018. Students at The Compton make exceptional progress - our results routinely put the school within the top 2% of schools nationally for progress.
At The Compton we understand that our brilliant teachers make a difference to the life chances of our students every day by helping them to secure outstanding outcomes. We always strive to appoint the very best teachers and once in post we provide a work place environment that ensures their needs are fully met now and in the future.
Are you the right person to join our team? If so, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please download our application form, a job description and person specification from our website www.thecompton.org.uk
For more information please email vacancies@thecompton.org.uk

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Outstanding classroom teacher and proven track record

About The Compton School

A comprehensive school in Barnet, North London, serving the local community

Summers Lane, London, N12 0QG
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