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          Business Studies Coordinator

          Business Studies Coordinator

          Required from September 2019


          MPS/UPS plus TLR2b

          Closing date: 9am on Friday 22 February 2019

          Interviews for the post will be held on Wednesday 27 February 2019

          This is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated and enthusiastic Business and ICT Teacher to join one of the most successful schools in the city. Working as part of our Business and ICT faculty you will have the opportunity to teach across the 11-18 age range.

          To succeed in the role you will have:

          • A good honours degree with a teaching qualification

          • Proven ability to teach outstanding lessons across the 11-18 age range, with first class classroom management skills

          • The ability to work in collaboration with other members of staff to further the department

          • Exceptional personal organisation and time management skills

          • A firm understanding of key national and educational policies and issues

          • The ability to inspire high achievement in young people from all backgrounds

          • A clear commitment to improving your own performance through effective continuous professional development  

          Woodkirk Academy is a high performing, successful, well established, fully comprehensive, co-educational 11-18 maintained Academy.  We have a proud record in academic, intellectual, social and sporting, musical, dramatic and community developments. Our latest Ofsted report noted a ‘passion and commitment to continuous improvement’ and that ‘leadership at all levels is focused on the progress of pupils.’  

          Woodkirk enjoys an excellent reputation as an employer and our ethos and working practices are well regarded. We take pride in looking after staff and supporting everyone in their roles in order to deliver excellent education to our students.  

          Interviews will be held on Wednesday 27 February 2019  

          Application packs can be downloaded here, or obtained from the school by telephone on 0113 8873607 or by email recruitment@woodkirkacademy.com  

          Job Description

          Person Specification

          Faculty Information

          Selection day information

          Letter from the Principal

          Application Form

          All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, two references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check (DBS), medical clearance and provide evidence of eligibility to work in the UK and evidence of qualifications.  

          We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.