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Teacher of Business And/Or Economics - Full-time

Highsted Grammar School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4080-388T
  • Posted:22/09/2022
  • Pay:M/UPR
  • Start Date:January 2022
  • App Close Date:03/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA



Teacher of Business and/or Economics

Full-time - M/UPR

Required from January an innovative and creative teacher of Business and/or Economics to develop further the excellence of the department at this outstanding girls’ grammar school. We are looking for a teacher who has a passion for their subject/s, a desire to pass this on to students and an ability to combine this with excellent classroom practice. This a very popular subject in KS4 and Post-16, so the ability to teach to A-level is essential. 

Applications are invited from ambitious colleagues who have a desire to and belief that they can make a substantial impact on our students’ lives.  If you have any additional extra-curricular connections, new approaches to teaching, or outstanding resources which can be utilised please add this to your cover letter.  We welcome applications from experienced teachers and NQTs. 

Please contact Linda Sayers at the school or visit the website to download further information and an application form: www.highsted.kent.sch.uk 

(Closing date noon 3 October 2022)

Highsted Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 


Highsted Grammar School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Information about the school

Highsted Grammar School (894 on roll, 179 in Sixth Form) is a high-performing girls school, where pastoral care and enrichment feature as highly as academic success. As one of just two Kent secondary schools recently featured in Her Majesty's Chief Inspectors list of outstanding schools, we are proud to play a leading role in the education of young people in our area. Highsted Grammar School provides an outstanding standard of education and care for its pupils. Learners feel extremely safe ... their teachers know them well and give them excellent guidance and support. Ofsted 2009

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 429375


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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.