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Subject Leader For Business Studies - Full-time

Westlands School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5434-559T
  • Posted:24/04/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Aug 2019
  • App Close Date:24/04/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Subject Leader for Business Studies

Required for August 2019

Mainscale plus TLR2


We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, ambitious and dynamic Subject Leader for our excellent Business department to help continue the already high standards in this area and to realise new opportunities and challenges.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has the ability and passion to motivate and make business studies interesting and relevant to pupils. We require a person with the ambition to further their career in an exciting and dynamic environment. Westlands School is part of Swale Academies Trust and subject leaders have the support of network groups across the other schools. Our vision is to develop the curriculum to maximise pupil potential across Level 2 & 3 courses delivered to Years 9 to 13.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their track record in ensuring students make good progress

Ofsted 2019

Achievement is good

Teaching is good

Behaviour is good

Leadership is good


Applications can be made via Kent-Teach.   Please note, we cannot accept CVs without an application form.  

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Mr Cox, Headteacher, (simon.cox@swale.at) for an informal discussion regarding the post. 


Closing Date: 24th April 2019


Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Contact details:

Westlands School

Westlands Avenue



ME10 1PF

Email: simon.cox@swale.at

Telephone: 01795 477475

Applications may be emailed to:  HR@swale.at


Trust Principal: Mr J Whitcombe MA

Headteacher: Mr S Cox MA

Information about the school

Westlands School is a large, mixed, 11-18 school with a tradition of excellent outcomes for students and a ‘Good’ OFSTED judgement. We have an enviable reputation in the local area, being significantly over-subscribed on an annual basis. As part of Swale Academies Trust we work in collaboration with other schools across Kent and East Sussex. We are a Teaching School and provide professional development of the highest quality.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr S Cox ( Headteacher)
  • Address:Westlands Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1PF
  • Telephone: (01795) 477475
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: (01795) 431946


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.