Oak Wood School

Head of Business and Economics
Post Start Date: Autumn 2021
Closing date: 19/05/2021
Closing time: 11:59 AM

Head of Business and Economics 
Salary information: MPS/UPR + TLR2c (Currently £7,017) with outer London allowance 
Required for Autumn term 2021 start

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to lead our Business and Economics department. Applications are welcome from experienced teachers able to teach Business and Economics throughout the ability range at KS4 and KS5. Excellent support is available from a very experienced team. 

Oak Wood School is a truly inclusive mixed, multi-ethnic 11-18 school that embraces all aspects of comprehensive education.  The curriculum is well balanced and reflects the needs of all our students and the local community in that we cater for the academic and vocational subjects.

Situated on a large site close to Heathrow Airport and the centre of Hillingdon, Oak Wood School has much to offer:
  • a commitment to the professional development of all its staff to become outstanding teachers and leaders
  • staff wellbeing programme
  • childcare and cycle to school vouchers
  • excellent transport links (by train 45 minutes to central London), bus routes 427, 278 & U2, train (Chiltern Railways, Great Western Railway and Underground (Metropolitan & Piccadilly)
  • on-site parking including electric charging facilities
  • on-site catering facilities.
Visits to the school can be arranged if requested. Further details are available from the vacancies page of our website: www.oakwoodhillingdon.org.uk/Current-Vacancies/.

Closing date: Wednesday 19 May at midday
Interviews: Tuesday 25 May

Additional Information
Please note that CVs will not be accepted - you must complete our Application Form to be considered for this post.

Safeguarding Statement
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Our Location
Address: Sutton Court Road,, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB10 0EX