Graduate Trainee Teacher of Economics & Business
- Uppingham School
- Education & Childcare
- Contract Type
- Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity for a first-rate graduate or a career-changer to join Uppingham School's excellent graduate training programme as we invest in creating the next generation of outstanding teachers. Whilst learning from an experienced team of specialist teachers and benefiting from individual mentoring that will provide you with the skills to flourish in the classroom, you will have responsibility for teaching a reduced timetable of A level Economics and Business. Teachers at Uppingham play a full part in the life of this seven-day week boarding school, by taking on responsibilities in addition to classroom teaching. Economics and Business are popular at the School. The number of pupils opting to take Economics and Business is extremely healthy and it is consistently one of the largest Sixth Form departments. The department offers a range of extracurricular and enrichment activities and has hosted its own shares and currency trading day in conjunction with London based Amplify Trading, as well as welcoming other schools to an updated version of the Bank of England Target 2.0 competition. If you are a dynamic character with excellent subject knowledge, a good degree and the ability to build an appropriate rapport with pupils and if you aspire to become an outstanding teacher we would be delighted to hear from you. Staff accommodation is available. For further details and to apply please click the "Visit Website" button. Closing date: Thursday 28th February 2019, 9.00am. Interviews: Friday 8th March 2019. Uppingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Issues relating to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils will be explored at interview.