Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Teacher of Economics and Business Studies - Full-time/Part-time

The Norton Knatchbull School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-4528-194T
  • Posted:13/05/2022
  • Pay:Depending on experience
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:23/05/2022 at 16:00
  • Interviews:as soon as possible




Required September 2022

This is a full or part time post on a one-year contract, in the first instance, which will then be reviewed subject to the needs of the school going forward.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and well qualified graduate to teach Economics and Business at KS5.

The post is equally suitable for an ECT or more experienced colleague looking for a new challenge. We welcome applicants who are keen to work with high achieving and motivated students.  Colleagues with experience in non-selective schools and colleges are encouraged to apply. 

This post attracts a TLR for a suitably experienced candidate to take on the Subject Leader role.

For an application form, visit our school website at www.nks.kent.sch.uk   Please send completed applications to Mrs. S. Butcher, P.A. to the Headteacher, either by post or by emailing sbutcher@nks.kent.sch.uk  For applicants currently serving as teachers, one of the referees should be your current Headteacher or Acting Headteacher. 

Deadline for applications: Monday 23rd May 2022.  We reserve the right to interview prior to this date depending on applications received.

NKS is committed to the Continuing Professional Development of all our staff.  We support our employees in career development and respect initiative and ambition.  As such we are committed to using Performance Management; formal and informal training; coaching and mentoring; and peer support to ensure the progression of our staff.  In return we expect commitment and a desire to improve and excel from our colleagues.

All new recruits to our team will be further supported by a comprehensive Induction Programme and a Mentor.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted.

Information about the school

The Norton Knatchbull School is a popular and highly regarded selective school for boys aged 11-18 which admits a growing number of girls into its sixth form. Having proudly served the local community of Ashford in Kent since the 17th century, they combine traditional values with a forward-looking and vibrant learning environment where young people are nurtured to become considerate, confident and well-rounded individuals.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Emma Blunt
  • Address:Hythe Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0QJ
  • Telephone: 01233 620045
  • Email: eblunt@nks.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).