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Head of Economics - Full-time

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-5412-104T
  • Posted:18/11/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:1st September 2023
  • App Close Date:05/12/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The School is looking to employ an inspirational, well-skilled enthusiastic Subject Leader of Economics and Business to join our school. The candidate should be passionate about delivering the best possible curriculum to our students in order to raise their aspirations and attainment. The department is growing rapidly and we have excellent uptake of GCSE Business at KS4 as well as Business and Economics at Key Stage 5.

As the Subject Leader of our Economics and Business Deaprtment, you will take responsibility for providing leadership and management in order to secure high quality teaching, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all.


The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and passionate subject specialist, who can deliver the curriculum to a high level. You will be responsible for teaching students across the age range from Year 10 to Year 13.



Information about the school

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys is a school community of nearly 1400 students and staff set in the Kent countryside on the outskirts of the medieval city of Canterbury. We enjoy a high reputation locally and nationally as a school with an enviable academic record consequent upon inspirational teaching and top quality pastoral care. We also consider ourselves to be in the vanguard of English schools developing a research based approach to education allowing students to engage with genuinely open-ended academic research projects which have gained international recognition.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 456486


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