Vacancies

Teacher of Business

Full Time

Permanent

Start Date: As soon as possible

The Sixth Form Bolton is a vibrant specialist 16-19 Sixth Form College with circa 1750 students. We are dedicated to releasing the potential of our students and staff alike. We are committed to investing in you and your career development, join us and you can expect to be supported and encouraged at every step of your career: working closely with colleagues in a well-established and experienced department, one-to-one coaching, an excellent continuing CPD package alongside a developed staff wellbeing programme.  The Sixth Form Bolton has an excellent reputation, high standards and outcomes for its students and this is a real opportunity for you to make a difference in people’s lives.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Business to join our supportive and thriving department. We would like to hear from teaching professionals who are passionate about Business and who enjoy encouraging and challenging students to achieve their personal goals and aspirations. Candidates should be able to take up post from as soon as possible .

The Business Department is a large department which offers A Level courses in Accounting, Business and Economics as well as Single and Triple BTEC Business vocational courses. These courses generate outstanding results year on year and have significant links to external organisations, speakers and industry placements. We are seeking a teaching professional who is able to engage students with a range of diverse and well-planned lessons and will generate their curiosity for the wider world and opportunities available through studying Business, as well as providing a course of study that provides both excitement and enjoyment through wider enrichment of the curriculum.

With a collective focus on ensuring that every student achieves their personal best, the Sixth Form aims to create a culture and ethos which promotes initiative, curiosity, creativity, confidence and independence in all our learners, we believe that Sixth Form is about more than just achieving academic success.

If this is the sort of environment you thrive in and you have the skills and motivation to guide and support students to both fulfil and possibly exceed their personal goals, then we would like to hear from you for the post of Teacher of Business.

We are looking for someone:

  • With vision, energy and exciting ideas to build on current good practice and results
  • That has the ability to engage students and inspire through excellent subject knowledge
  • Who is a strong classroom practitioner able to enthuse others with a love for their subject and to stimulate high performing students as well as nurture those less confident in their ability 
  • Who is creative and able to engage and motivate students
  • With the desire to share good practice and make a real contribution to the development of the department and the progress of our students

We can offer you:

  • A modern friendly working environment with excellent facilities
  • A truly Collegiate and supportive approach
  • Salary ranging from £25,826- £42,149 pro rata (SFCA Teaching Pay Scale)
  • Structured CPD with opportunities for regular inset workshops and cross college sharing of resources and techniques
  • A commitment to supporting your health and wellbeing
  • Professional teacher conditions of service on a Sixth Form College contract

The College has an established programme of professional development and actively encourages individuals with the drive and enthusiasm to succeed in their chosen profession.

To apply, please complete the application form along with your supporting evidence and email to recruitment@bolton-sfc.ac.uk

You should refer to the Job Description and Person Specification. Please outline your skills, experience and personal qualities and how they relate to the requirements of the post. Please note that only applicants who meet the criteria of the person specification will be considered.

Teacher Person Specification- Teacher of Business Nov 22

Teacher Job Description

Application Form – Teaching Staff

Safeguarding and CP Policy 2020-21

If you require any further information regarding this post, please contact: The Human Resources Department, The Sixth Form Bolton, Deane Road, Bolton BL3 5BU or via email recruitment@bolton-sfc.ac.uk.

The closing date for applications: 27th November 2022

Interviews to be held: 8th December 2022

 The Sixth Form Bolton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants must be willing to undergo pre-employment checks. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

 The Sixth Form Bolton welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.