Teacher of Business Studies (0.4 FTE)
Start date: 27th August 2019
(Maternity cover for Autumn term only)
Rated Good by Ofsted, SFX is a dynamic and ambitious Sixth Form College, one of the closest Sixth Form Colleges to both the City of London and to Parliament. We thrive on our many engagements and connections with higher education, with employers and with external agencies and we relish the challenge of working out how best to equip our young people to compete and flourish in the future. The College achieves excellent standards and is proud to support many young people from non-traditional backgrounds to successful progression to higher education and to employment.
Our thriving Business Studies department has a fixed term, part time (2 days – possibly Thursday and Friday) vacancy for a dynamic Business Studies teacher who is committed to active learning and passing on their enthusiasm for their subject. The department offers academic and vocational courses up to Level 3 and ability to teach A Level Business Studies is essential, but also willingness to teach on Level 2 Level 3 BTEC. Ability to contribute to IT programmes would be beneficial.
We welcome applications from NQTs.
The salary will be paid on the Sixth Form Colleges’ scale (£27,957- 43,188) per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting. Progression will be by one scale point each year, subject to satisfactory appraisal outcomes, until scale 9 is reached.
Benefits include excellent training opportunities, free use of our state of the art gym, cycle to work scheme and an on-site nursery in a supportive community environment. We are 2 minutes’ walk from Clapham South Underground Station.
How to apply
Please apply via eteach portal where job details and application form can be found.
For more details about the College please visit our website www.sfx.ac.uk
The closing date for receipt of application forms is ASAP
Interviews are scheduled to be held ASAP
In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted for interview.
SFX is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
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Essential criteria for part time Teacher of Business Studies:
- A graduate, well-qualified in Business Studies.
- PGCE, PCET or other teaching qualification as outlined in the Further Education Teachers’ Qualifications Regulations 2001
- Enthusiasm and passion for subject
- Ability to teach A Level Business Studies
- Willingness to teach on Level 2 Level 3 BTEC
- Ability to contribute to IT programmes would be beneficial.