Teacher of Economics and Politics Holyport College, Holyport, Berkshire

Job description

We are seeking an ambitious graduate teacher of Economics and Politics with the ability to deliver high quality lessons and achieve excellent results. As both subjects are offered at A Level only, you will be teaching well motivated Russell Group aspiring Sixth Form students who have met our high-level entry requirements. You will provide outstanding teaching and learning of Economics and Politics ensuring students reach the highest levels of achievement possible. The Economics specification we currently follow is AQA and in Politics it is Edexcel Option B (Global Politics).

Essential educational requirements

Qualified to degree level

Essential qualifications

Experience of teaching in the state, independent or international sectors (includes teaching practice), preferably to A Level

Essential skills and experience

Effective team worker
High expectations for accountability and consistency
High aspirations and expectations of self and others
A belief in the potential of every student
Motivation to continually improve standards and achieve excellence
Commitment to the safeguarding and welfare of all students
Excellent classroom teacher with the ability to reflect on lessons and continually improve their own practice
Effective and systematic behaviour management, with clear boundaries, sanctions, praise and rewards
Thinks strategically about classroom practice and tailoring lessons to students’ needs
Understands and interprets complex student data to drive lesson planning and student attainment
Commitment to regular and on-going professional development and training to establish outstanding classroom practice

Employee benefits

Teachers Pension
CPD
London Fringe (equivalent)


About Holyport College

A co-educational state day and boarding school for ages 11-19. Eton College is our sole Education Sponsor creating unique opportunities for all of our students. Focusing on high academic outcomes for all of our students with above national and local average results at both GCSE and A Level.

Address
Ascot Road, Holyport, Berkshire, SL6 3LE
Phase
Secondary
Type
Free School
Website
Holyport College website (opens in a new window)