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Teacher of Business

Felsted School, Essex

Location: Essex

Closing date: 16/04/2021

Job start date: September 2021

Salary: Felsted School Salary Scale

Employment type: Permanent

Hours per week: Full time

About the vacancy

Commence September 2021

Permanent | Full-time | Senior Independent School


This independent day and boarding School in Essex has an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified, passionate teacher of Business. The role will require the person to teach mainly in the Sixth Form (A Level) within our Senior School.


This position is a permanent role working full-time from September 2021. The role could include leadership of entrepreneurship and enterprise across the school, for the right candidate.


The department consists of two teachers of Business, and works closely with the Economics Department, which includes a further three teachers. There is a collegiate culture, with the informal sharing of ideas and best practice a key feature. It is essential that the successful person is committed to delivering exceptional learning to our students, has excellent subject knowledge and is willing to fully contribute to the co-curricular activities at the School, including boarding, tutoring, sports and activity programmes.


Applications are particularly welcome from those who are able to teach another subject, preferably Mathematics, as well as NQTs and more experienced teachers of Business.


Felsted School has its own salary scale which compares favourably against other independent schools and is well above that of the maintained sector.


Applications for a part-time role will be considered. Applicants are asked to indicate this within their application.


Benefits include free parking; contributory pension scheme; subsidised membership to the School’s healthcare scheme with BUPA; free lunch on full days worked; free hot drinks and breaktime refreshments; annual salary reviews; free use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities; subsidised on-site Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect, an online platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers. More information on our rewards package can be found on our website


Felsted is a leading boarding and day independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities.

How to apply

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Felsted is committed to equal opportunities and maintaining a safe and secure environment for all pupils and a ‘culture of vigilance’ to safeguard and protect all in its care, and to all aspects of its ‘Safeguarding (Child Protection and Staff Behaviour) Policy’. All employees are subject to pre-employment checks including a Disclosure and Barring Service check.






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