Job vacancy details

Head of Business Studies & Economics

Reference: N/A

Location: Crowthorne RG45 7HZ

Salary: MPS + TLR (£9378)

Working Pattern: Required from September 2017 Full-time • Permanent

Closing date: 19 May 2017


Edgbarrow is located in the village of Crowthorne, Berkshire. It is a thriving, vibrant and high-achieving secondary school where students are polite, happy, well behaved and motivated. Crowthorne is located approximately 3 miles from Wokingham and Camberley and 12 miles from Reading. It enjoys excellent links to surrounding villages, towns, and cities via the M3, M4, A329M and local rail networks.

We are seeking an inspirational and dynamic Head of Business and Economics to lead and manage our professional and friendly team. You will be an outstanding practitioner who has a love of their subject, an enthusiastic approach, with excellent leadership skills and a commitment to raising standards in this well-resourced department. An essential part of this post will be the ability to teach Business Studies across the whole ability range, including A Level.

Edgbarrow School believes in setting the highest standards in all areas of school life and we are looking for a purposeful and committed individual who wants to join and enhance our strong team. We offer an excellent induction programme, promotion prospects and a highly supportive working environment.

If you are interested in joining Edgbarrow School and you have the skills and the qualities required for this post, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact HR on 01344 772658 to arrange a time to come and meet us or talk to the Head of Department before interview.

Please note that all applications will be considered upon receipt, therefore an early reply is recommended.

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Edgbarrow School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all members of staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

To Apply:

Edgbarrow School
Grant Road, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7HZ
Tel: 01344 772658
Headteacher: Mr R P Elsey