Economics Teacher

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About the role

Teachers’ Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Scale (London fringe)

Are you committed to achieving excellence in teaching?

Do you believe there are no limits to what students can achieve?

From January 2019 we are seeking to appoint a dynamic, pioneering and entrepreneurial Economics teacher. The right candidate will demonstrate a commitment to maintaining the high standards set within the school and encourage all to ‘Aspire to Achieve’.  The subject is taught at KS4 and KS5 and the ability to teach to KS5 is essential.  The successful candidate will have a confident understanding of the curriculum and the ability to inspire students through their passion for the subject with a firm belief in the potential of all students.  You will enjoy working in a school that values and delivers excellent professional developmentThe ability to offer a second subject is desirable.

Applications are welcome from NQTs, from more experienced colleagues who are looking for a change or even for someone considering returning to teaching where you will be fully supported back into the classroom. Part-time applications will also be considered. We offer excellent NQT support including a bespoke programme of training and mentors and there are excellent opportunities for professional development.  We are pleased to be able to offer additional remuneration for an exceptional candidate.

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work.  The school is ranked as the 5th most popular school in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising.  We have strong links with local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust.  Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk. 

Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT).  For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

Full details of the vacancy can be found on our website along with further information about the school.  Alternatively, please contact the HR team on 020 8955 8833.

If you are interested in applying for this full time position please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal.  Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to: by the deadline.  Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted and you must have the right to work in the UK

Closing Date for applications:    Monday 26th November 2018 (midday)

Interviews:     To be confirmed 

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people.  We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.


‘Our School has a Mind to be Kind’

Aspire to Achieve

Contact details

Anita Burton
Coldharbour Lane Bushey
Hertfordshire WD23 4PA

Telephone: 020 8955 8833
Fax: 020 8950 6208