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Sir Harry Smith

Sir Harry Smith Community College

  • Teacher of Business Studies

    Required for September 2021

    Teacher of Business Studies £25,714 to £41,604

    (TLR2 available for Head of Department responsibilities and/or recruitment incentive available dependent on relevant experience)

    This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to Enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment history references.

    We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and well-qualified Teacher of Business Studies who is an enthusiastic and inspirational classroom practitioner to deliver Business Studies at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5. We welcome applications from both experienced teachers and NQTs and can offer excellent professional development, guidance and support.

    The successful candidate will have:

    • An excellent track record of raising attainment and examination results;

    • Proven ability and enthusiasm to motivate students and staff;

    • The ability to support and raise the expectations and aspirations of students of all abilities;

    • A desire to share experiences and good practice with colleagues.

    Sir Harry Smith Community College is an 11-18 Academy, proud of its traditional values and innovative approaches to Teaching and Learning and its standards of discipline and respect It is a calm and safe place, where staff and students work hard, achieve a great deal and enjoy excellent working relationships. The College serves the market town of Whittlesey, seven miles outside of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. The College is part of the Aspire Learning Trust working together with Park Lane and New Road Primary Schools, also in Whittlesey, to help every child achieve their full potential, to prepare them for their next educational steps, to teach them kindness and respect for all and to equip them to play a full satisfying role in society.

    In October 2018, Ofsted recognised that Sir Harry Smith Community College continues to be a Good school. They also acknowledged that we are “A vibrant, welcoming and caring school, in which pupils enjoy their learning and feel valued.”

    If you would like an information pack, please visit our website For more information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Mr R Potter, Deputy Principal on 01733 703991 or

    Application deadline is noon, Wednesday 16th June 2021. Please send completed application forms, together with a short letter of introduction to:

    Applicants are thanked for their interest in Sir Harry Smith Community College. Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.