Full or Part time
We are looking for someone to join a small team passionate about their subject, and in return for your hard work and commitment we offer exceptional support and training, and the rewards that come with teaching students who really want to learn.
Examination results for both Economics and Business Studies are well above national averages and are expected to continue on an upward trend. In summer 2019, 88% of students in the Year 11 cohort achieved grades 4 or above in Business Studies, with 40% achieving grades 7 - 9. At A Level students achieved 100% pass rates in both subjects, including 89% gaining A* - C grades in Economics (with 61% A* - B) and 91% gaining A* - C in Business (with 45% A* - B).
Hinchley Wood is an inclusive, high achieving and highly sought after school with 1,300 students on roll including 240 in our 6th form. Located on the borders of SW London, we pride ourselves on celebrating student progress and development as well as academic achievement. In 2018 our Progress 8 score of +0.90 put us in the top 5% of schools nationally, and we are in the 100 top performing schools in England and Wales in terms of the progress our students make between the end of Key Stage 2 and their GCSEs. Our 6th Form value added score of +0.39 also puts us in the top 100 schools nationally.
The role is suitable for either a newly qualified teacher or an experienced practitioner, where a departmental responsibility may be available for the right applicant. KS5 experience would be advantageous. We offer:
• a competitive salary (London Fringe Pay Scale);
• Two week Autumn half term and a minimum two week break over the Christmas period;
• Friday afternoon non-contact time;
• Priority admissions criteria for children of staff (see application pack);
• interest free travel/relocation loan;
• on site gym; and
• professional development support and an extensive CPD programme.
If you are an NQT, joining Hinchley Wood School would be an excellent start to your teaching career with benefits including:
• An established and extensive NQT programme;
• Support and expertise of departmental mentors;
• A tailor-made whole school professional development programme;
• Support network of other NQTs across subject areas;
• Mid-year residential opportunity; and
• A two week paid induction during July.
In view of the short turnaround we would welcome pre-application contact and discussion, please call Heather Morey at the school. Contact details and application packs are available here or from our website.
If you are looking for part time please indicate this clearly on the application form.
We encourage early applications and interest and welcome contact for further queries or visits prior to application.
Hinchley Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
Hinchley Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The position advertised is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Check.