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Head of Business Studies




Part of Uttoxeter Learning Trust

Head of Business Studies

With responsibility for Line Management of Careers

Permanent, Full-time TLR 2.5 - £4,784 per annum

Required from Easter 2022

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and outstanding Teacher of Business Studies to lead the Department. The successful candidate will have a passion and firm commitment to recruiting students to GCSE and A Level Business Studies. In addition, this candidate will make a significant contribution to whole-school achievement; have a professional approach to staff development; high expectations; and a determination to succeed.

The department also includes the oversight of careers provision including the line management of the Careers Coordinator within the school. This includes the arrangement of a Year 10 work experience week, careers fairs and student careers guidance meetings. Training can be provided for this role if required.

Thomas Alleyne’s High School is a 13 – 18 school at the heart of its community, which provides a broad and balanced curriculum for students. We are committed to ensuring that every child has access to an outstanding education. Our successful track record of ensuring students make excellent progress has ensured improved outcomes for young people.

We are passionate about staff development and are looking to develop future leaders, and have a proven track record of appointments to leadership positions. We offer a comprehensive CPD programme to develop teaching practice as well as supporting emerging leaders, both through internal development and the NPQ programmes.

Uttoxeter Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form. All staff are also required to complete safeguarding training.

If you would like to discuss the role please contact Carole Dodd at

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Closing Date: 9.00am on: 7th February 2022 at 9.00am

Interviews will be held on: 11th February 2022

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