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Business Studies Teacher, Merthyr Tydfil

  • Location: Merthyr Tydfil
  • Duration: Long term placement
  • Salary: £127.72 - Scale per day
  • Start date: To be confirmed
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions Education are seeking to appoint a Business Studies Teacher, for an immediate start.  The post is working across Merthyr, with the opportunity to work across several secondary schools.

The role would be a superb opportunity to progress into a long-term role for the new academic year. This is a full-time role working within the school and across the department. It is initially due to start as soon as possible. The role offers up to five days a week, guaranteed work.

The schools have a solid academic record and this role would be an excellent opportunity for both Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) as well as more experienced teachers. The schools are well established within the area and have great involvement in the community surroundings, with excellent transport links.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate and knowledgeable, with the ability to inspire and motivate students to succeed
  • Have the ability to teach up to GCSE level
  • Adhere to New Directions Compliance procedures
  • Be in possession of a clear DBS with the update service (desirable but not essential).

The ability to uphold excellent classroom behaviour and deliver varied teaching styles is essential. A professional attitude is important, where you will be required to abide to the school policies and dress code. You will need to be registered with the Education Workforce Council and happy to adhere to New Directions compliance procedures.

Job Specification

New Directions Education recruits for Business Studies and Business Economics Teachers to work regularly in schools throughout the UK. If you hold qualified teacher status (QTS) and you are passionate about delivering business studies to KS4 and possibly KS5, we would love to hear from you.

As a Business Studies Teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
  • Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges
  • Motivate students with enthusiastic and imaginative presentation
  • Maintain discipline
  • Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of students’ development
  • Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
  • Stay up-to-date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Liaise with colleagues and work flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.

What New Directions Education offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
  • We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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