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Job Ref No. ECC5406-261S Position Type: Head of Department/Faculty Pay Range: MPR/UPR + TLR1a
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 16/05/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: tbc  

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Beauchamps High School has a vacancy for a Head of Faculty, who will be responsible for leading the Business and ICT departments. Are you a confident, dedicated teacher of Business with aspirations for a role in leadership and the potential to guide others towards success? Would you like the opportunity to use your creative skills in shaping the teaching at our school? Do you have the drive and commitment to ensure high standards so that all students are given the opportunity to achieve? As a dynamic, enthusiastic and talented teacher with a genuine passion for teaching, this is an exciting opportunity for a Business Specialist to lead the Business, ICT and Applied Learning faculty.

The cornerstone of our educational vision is to give all students access to the best teaching to support their progress and we would expect our Head of Faculty to take a prominent role in this. You will be working with a team of highly committed and experienced individuals in already successful and friendly departments, with an established programme of staff induction, training and development opportunities.

Beauchamps High School is an 'OUTSTANDING' 11-18 school, with examination results at all levels above the National picture. In November 2014 OFSTED recognised the exceptional education we deliver and stated that "Teaching is outstanding. Teachers know their subjects extremely well and help students to gain knowledge quickly and then use it skilfully and confidently in all their work". The school is committed to ensuring that students, parents, staff and community work as one, with a Senior Leadership Team who are dedicated to ensuring that all members of this community are valued and supported at all times.

Ideal candidates will:

  • have strong subject knowledge and teaching ability
  • be passionate about teaching and be able to inspire students
  • demonstrate a commitment to raising standards

In this role, you will:

  • be responsible for leading and developing the Business and ICT departments
  • take a lead in achieving the highest standards of teaching in these areas

To apply, please download an application pack and form from the ECC vacancies website, or contact the school for a pack by phone or email. Application is by application form only - CVs will not be accepted (refer to separate "Guidance Notes for Applicants" document).

Beauchamps High School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday, 16 May 2019 (midday).

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Roberta Neilson
Beauchamps High School
Beauchamps Drive, Wickford
Essex, SS11 8LY
Telephone: 01268 735466

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